‘The Stand’ is a trailer for the film which stars Alexander Skarsgrd as Randall Flagg

Whoopi Goldberg’s Mother Abagail has revealed that the world is now a blank page and it is there you must make your stand. The nine-episode limited series adaptation of Stephen King’s 1978 novel, The Stand, will be released on Friday at New York Comic Con. “All I know is we dreamed of her and she was real,” CBS All Access wrote in the trailer. Randall Flagg, known as the Dark Man, is also seen in this film.

Heather Graham as Rita Blakemoor, Fiona Dourif as Ratwoman, Odessa Young as Frannie Goldsmith, Jovan Adepo as Larry Underwood, Owen King, Knate Lee and Stephen Welke serve as executive producers. Josh Boone executive produces and directs the premiere and finale episodes of the series. New episodes will be released weekly, on Thursdays through early February 2021.