Following up on an earlier report about Bag of Bones landing Pierce Brosnan for a leading role in the special, The Hollywood Reporter also has this to add to the details on the show…
- A&E has picked up the Pierce Brosnan–Stephen King four-part miniseries Bag of Bones.
- The four-hour miniseries, based off King’s New York Times bestselling novel, will air over two nights in the fourth quarter of 2011.
- Anabeth Gish will also star. Mick Garris will direct and Matt Vennewrote the script. It will be filmed in Nova Scotia, Canada. Production begins next month.
- Brosnan plays a man who is unable to stop grieving for his wife, who died suddenly. After returning to the lakeside retreat they shared, he inadvertently gets involved in a local custody battle – while having nightmares about his dead wife.