Updated: Nov 6, 2021
After directing Stephen King’s Storm of the Century, Rose Red, and Kingdom Hospital, I realized what a gift it was to experience, adapt, and learn from one of America’s most famous writers of this century.
After he mentioned he loved one of my screenplays, Mandya's Blood, written for the Australian Outback, (later retitled Scalp Dance, set in New Mexico) I knew it was game on.
I knew what I wanted to do, I wanted to author my own material.
Stephen’s suggestion was that I needed to introduce myself to a new audience - something I was honored to experience and share. A memoir seemed like the obvious choice. So here it is… Driven by Craig R. Baxley.