Daniel Craig, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen and Javier Bardem were considered for the lead role.
Aaron Paul was rumored to be cast as a possible Eddie Dean.
Stephen King sold the film rights to The Dark Tower for $19. 19 is a significant, recurring number in later book of the series.
Walter O'Dim who held the alias of Randall Flagg, was also the antagonist in the novel "The Eyes Of The Dragon" and "The Stand" by Stephen King.
The city Lud shares a noticeable resemblance of a post apocalyptic New York City.
Pedro pascal is being considered for the lead role of Roland Deschain
Matthew McConaughey is rumored to be the studio's' option to play the main villain, Randall Flagg
Roland and his friends often find artworks done by a mid world graffiti artist known as Bango Skank.
Based on Stephen King's "Dark Tower" series of novels, which was inspired in part by Robert Browning's poem "Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came".
The vengeful character Mordred has features of Stephen King's worst fear: spiders.
The original Dark Tower book series was 7 novels.
The Dark Tower is 600 feet tall, stands in the eastern land known as End World, is surrounded by a field called Can'Ka No Rey, and is held together by twelve beams that stretch to the corners of the land and are guarded by a massive beast.
The main antagonist of the series, the Crimson King, only makes a brief appearance at the conclusion of the last novel.
The youthful character Jake Chambers dies a total of three times along the journey.
Roland kills all 53 inhabitants of the isolated desert town Tull.
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