Date: 10th March 2001
STEPHEN KING is writing a TV sequel to his hit novel and movie FIRESTARTER. The four-hour drama is a sequel to the original movie, in which DREW BARRYMORE played a physically-empowered nine-year-old.
In the update, her character, CHARLIE, will be a troubled 20- year-old on the run from government forces. (KL/LADN/RP)