The King Remake Resurgence: James Marsden Joins ‘The Stand’

The King Remake Resurgence: James Marsden Joins ‘The Stand’

James Marsden, the first actor to depict a live-action X-Men’s Cyclops, is in negotiations to take the staring role in the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand.   Image Via Amazon A post-apocalyptic horror/fantasy, The Stand is Stephen King’s fourth novel (can you believe it?) The story is about how after a patient escape from a biological testing facility, he unknowingly brought upon the world a mutated strain of super-flu that starts to wipe out 99% of the world’s population. With the fate of humanity at stake Mother Abigail—a benevolent 108-year-old woman who urges them to build a peaceful …