Wilmington, NC-- The 'King' of horror is bringing his creative genius to CBS. We're talking about Stephen King who is the Executive Producer for the much promoted and talked about CBS series 'Under the Dome'.
The show will run 13 weeks and the first in the series airs Monday, June 24 at 10:00 p.m. on WFMY News 2/CBS. And yes, of course it's based on one of King's bestselling novels.
North Carolina is all a buzz, because Hollywood once again chose North Carolina for its filming. Under the Dome was shot in and around the Wilmington area. Thursday, June 20 was premier night in Wilmington and Stephen King, along with some of the other featured stars attended.
WFMY News 2's Jackie Fernandez was there covering the premier.
Photos: WFMY Goes Behind Scenes Of Under The Dome
Background: "Under the Dome" is about a small town that is suddenly and inexplicably sealed off from the rest of the world by a massive transparent dome. Stars in the series include: Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Dean Norris, Natalie Martinez, Britt Robertson, Alexander Koch, Colin Ford, Nicholas Strong, Jolene Purdy and Aisha Hinds.
Click on Under the Dome for more information.
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