The big screen version of Stephen King's horror novel It was a huge box office hit last summer.
And now King's sequel to The Shining is heading to the big screen, Variety revealed Wednesday.
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Ewan McGregor is set to star in the film based on the novel Doctor Sleep and apparently has King's approval to play the adult Dan Torrance.
The Shining, released in 1980, was directed by Stanley Kubrick and starred Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrance with six-year-old Danny Lloyd as his young son.
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It was based on the best-selling horror story published in 1977. It would be another 33 years before a follow-up was published, following Dan Torrance as he continues to deal with his 'shining' powers as well as the alcoholism and rage that he inherited from his father.