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Steven Deschain also known as Roland the Elder in the original version of The Gunslinger. He is the twenty-ninth generation descendant of Arthur Eld, through Emmanuelle Deschain and was a member of the Tet of the Gun He was the "dinh" of the City of Gilead and leader of the gunslingers, prior to revolution led by John Farson and was the last Lord of Light carrying the Horn of Eld.

He is tall and thin with a heavy handlebar moustache and rarely shows his emotion, although it is clear he is deeply attached to his son Roland. He often says to his closest companions he could not survive the death of his son. Until his son, Steven was the youngest ever to best his instructor being sixteen at the time.

An assassination attempt was once made on his life by someone bearing the same tattoo as the Big Coffin Hunters. At some point before Roland fulfilled the test of manhood, he is said to have been in the west in Cressia pursuing the evil of Farson. When he returns he orders the arrest of Marten Broadcloak, however Marten escapes. (Read More...)

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Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’: Revisiting The Battle of Jericho Hill [The Losers’ Club Podcast] - imdb - - 2024/07/12 15:15

Stephen King’s ‘The Dark Tower’: Revisiting The Battle of Jericho Hill [The Losers’ Club Podcast]  imdb...

Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower': Revisiting The Battle of Jericho Hill [The Losers' Club Podcast] - Bloody Disgusting - - 2024/07/12 15:12

Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower': Revisiting The Battle of Jericho Hill [The Losers' Club Podcast]  Bloody Disgusting...

Why Horror Director Mike Flanagan Abandoned Bleak Endings like Oculus and Haunting of Hill House - MSN - - 2024/07/07 00:08

Why Horror Director Mike Flanagan Abandoned Bleak Endings like Oculus and Haunting of Hill House  MSN...

Stephen King's The Dark Tower Box Set Is Over 50% Off At Amazon - GameSpot - - 2024/06/17 07:00

Stephen King's The Dark Tower Box Set Is Over 50% Off At Amazon  GameSpot...

Mike Flanagan's The Dark Tower Show Needs At Least 5 Seasons To Adapt His Favorite Book In Stephen King's Series - Screen Rant - - 2024/06/16 07:00

Mike Flanagan's The Dark Tower Show Needs At Least 5 Seasons To Adapt His Favorite Book In Stephen King's Series  Screen Rant...
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The Long Walk Starts Filming Next Week - - 2024/07/20 16:49

The Long Walk starts filming in Birds Hill Provincial Park next week. A new movie being shot in Birds Hill Provincial Park next week means people will need to use an alternate entrance to get in....

King Noir; new book about The Crime Fiction of Stephen King - - 2024/07/19 04:55

King Noir, new book about The Crime Fiction of Stephen King by Tony Magistrale and Michael J. Blouin with contributions by Stephen King, and Charles Ardai. Released in hardback and paperback in April...

The Shining Lands Surprise Documentary - - 2024/07/19 02:55

Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining Lands Surprise Documentary from His Estate: ‘A Holy Grail of Film History’. The just-announced documentary, titled “Shine On – The Forgotten ‘Shining’ L...

The Running Man About To Start Filming - - 2024/07/18 22:57

In an interview with Indie Wire Glen Powell mentions that he is about to start filming Edgar Wright’s The Running Man, a much closer adaptation to King’s book than the Arnold Schwarzenegger movie...

Comic Con Panel About Collecting King - - 2024/07/14 17:44

I’m happy to finally be able to share info about the Comic Con panel I’ll be part of on July 28. Stop by of your there....


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