Spike TV and Dimension have sent us two new digital featurettes for “The Mist”, from a story by Stephen King, premiering Thursday, June 22 at 10 pm ET/PT.
The first is a character spot, “Meet Kevin Copeland.” In it, actor Morgan Spector (“Boardwalk Empire”) introduces viewers to Bridgeville resident Kevin Copeland. He is the epitome of the modern, liberal and civilized man; devoted to his wife and teenaged daughter. Kevin lives his life by high moral values and throughout his life he has refused to give in to the anger and prejudice he sees in other people. However, with the arrival of the mist, Kevin’s moral compass will be put to the test for his and his family’s survival…
The second featurette is entitled “Welcome to Bridgeville.” The town of Bridgeville, Maine is a pressure cooker even before a mysterious mist rolls in. Get to know the residents and their stories before the premiere….
When the residents of Bridgeville, Maine find themselves engulfed by a foreboding mist containing a myriad of inexplicable and bizarre threats, their humanity is put to the test in “The Mist”, a new 10 episode serialized drama premiering Thursday, June 22 at 10 PM, ET/PT on Spike.
Based on a story by Stephen King, the story centers around a small town family that is torn apart by a brutal crime. As they deal with the fallout an eerie mist rolls in, suddenly cutting them off from the rest of the world, and in some cases, each other. Family, friend, and adversaries become strange bedfellows, battling the mysterious mist and its threats, fighting to maintain morality and sanity as the rules of society break down.
The series stars Morgan Spector, Alyssa Sutherland, Gus Birney, Danica Curcic, Okezie Morro, Dan Butler, Darren Pettie, Isiah Whitlock, Jr., Russell Posner, Luke Cosgrove and Frances Conroy.