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Ghost Brothers of Darkland County cast announced!

The full cast for the southern Gothic, supernatural musical Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, was announced today, with actor/writer/producer Billy Burke (The Twilight Saga) and actress/writer/singer Gina Gershon (Killer Joe, House of Versace, Boeing, Boeing) playing the lead roles of Joe McCandless and Monique McCandless respectively. Touring across North America this Fall, Ghost Brothers of Darkland County was written by best-selling author Stephen King, with music by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp, and musical direction by Grammy Award-winning T Bone Burnett.


Joe McCandless Billy Burke
Monique McCandless Gina Gershon
The Shape Jake La Botz
Zydeco Cowboy Jesse Lenant
Drake McCandless Joe Tippett
Frank McCandless Lucas Kavner
Anna Wicklow Kylie Brown
Dan Coker Eric Moore
Andy McCandless Travis Smith
Jack McCandless Peter Albrink
Jenna Farrell Kate Ferber
Young Joe Zac Ballard
Featured Background Vocalist Carlene Carter
Newt Hoggenbeck / Ensemble Joe Jung
Ensemble Gwen Hughes
Ensemble Rob Lawhon
Music Supervision & Arrangements,

Band Leader, Guitarist

Andy York
Percussion Dane Clark
Keyboards & Harmonica Troye Kinnett
Upright Bass Jon E. Gee