- Javier Bardem has been offered the lead role in "The Dark Tower", the adaptation of Stephen King's novel series that Ron Howard will direct.
The story follows Roland Deschain, the last living member of a knightly order of gunslingers, who exists in a world that has an Old West feel, but which is infused with magic. He is on a quest to find the Dark Tower, a structure that holds the key to the nexus of all universes. He encounters many allies and enemies along the way, as the world crumbles around him.
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