Bruce Greenwood has scored the role of Dr. John in the Stephen King adaptation “Doctor Sleep” at Warner Bros. Pictures. The project serves as a sequel to “The Shining”.
Ewan McGregor stars as the grown-up Danny Torrance and Rebecca Ferguson plays Rose The Hat, the head of a cult that feeds on the energy created by the suffering and death of people with ‘Shining’ powers.
Kyliegh Curran, Carl Lumbly, Alex Essoe and Zahn McClarnon co-star. Mike Flanagan is penning and directing the film, he and Greenwood previously teamed on Netflix’s adaptation of King’s “Gerald’s Game” last year.