CBS All Access has released the Official Synopsis of The Stand episode “The House of the Dead” (1.04) that will be available on Thursday, January 7.
The Boulder Free Zone Committee looks to solidify their leadership and bolster the community with a town hall meeting, but Flagg continues to make inroads as he plots to destroy the newly-forming society from within.
“The Stand” stars Whoopi Goldberg (Mother Abagail), Alexander Skarsgård (Randall Flagg), James Marsden (Stu Redman),Odessa Young (Frannie Goldsmith), Jovan Adepo (Larry Underwood), Amber Heard (Nadine Cross),Owen Teague (Harold Lauder), Henry Zaga (Nick Andros),Brad William Henke (Tom Cullen), Greg Kinnear (Glen Bateman),Irene Bedard (Ray Bretner), Nat Wolff (Lloyd Henreid).
This episode was teleplay by Jill Killington & Owen King, and Benjamin Cavell & Eric Dickinson and Drected by Danielle Krudy & Bridget Savage Cole
The Stand is Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil. The fate of mankind rests on the frail shoulders of the 108-year-old Mother Abagail and a handful of survivors. Their worst nightmares are embodied in a man with a lethal smile and unspeakable powers: Randall Flagg, the Dark Man.
The Stand is produced by CBS Television Studios. Benjamin Cavell serves as showrunner and executive producer alongside Taylor Elmore, Will Weiske, Jimmy Miller, Roy Lee and Richard P. Rubinstein. Josh Boone serves as director and an executive producer for the series premiere and final episode. Jake Braver, Jill Killington, Owen King, Knate Lee, and Stephen Welke serve as producers.