Whoopi Goldeberg as Mother Abigail, the enigmatic old lady who gathers the survivors together.
Larry Underwood (Jovan Adepo) and Rita Blakemoor (Heather Graham) trying to escape the carnage of a depopulated New York City.
Owen Teague as Harold Lauder and Odessa Young as Frannie Goldsmith.
The new mini-series will focus on characters in both groups, relaying their backstory through extensive flashbacks that will inform the choices they make in the present.
Alexander Skarsgård as Randall Flagg.
The Stand, produced by Benjamin Cavell and Taylor Elmore (Justified) and directed by Josh Boone (The Fault in Our Stars, The New Mutants), will be released on CBS All Access in the United States in late 2020. It is assumed that either Netflix or Amazon Prime will pick up the international distribution rights, but this has not been confirmed yet.