Stephen King Fans Celebrate Horror Icon’s 75th Birthday
Stephen King, creator of iconic horror tales The Shining, Carrie, Misery, The Stand, IT, and The Dark Tower, has officially turned 75! A productive writer throughout recent decades, the master of horror has made fans around the globe thanks to his countless stories and to show support for the man on his important day fans have been paying tribute to him incredibly. King’s reach as an influence is palpable across all of the tweets you can find below, with individual writers sounding off on how he’s effected their work and even what their favorite stories are. Look at what individuals are saying below and tell us your favorite King film in the comments!
Following the success of the new adaptation of Stephen King’s IT in 2017, new movies and shows based on King’s books have been almost more popular than any other time. That year even had the most adaptations of King novels truly including The Dark Tower, Gerald’s Game, and 1922, in addition to IT. This year has already seen the release of Firestarter with Mr. Harrigan’s Phone set to debut on Netflix next month, with 2023 bringing ‘Salem’s Lot and The Boogeyman.
If you’re a writer aspire to the level of excellence and productivity that @StephenKing has SUSTAINED for 50 years now!
But even more importantly, aspire to be the man @StephenKing is and to be as generous to your fellow writers as he has always been.