After the mass destruction caused by a manmade virus called "Captain Trips." A false messiah emerges, possessing incredible powers and hellbent to rule the remaining human society. It's up to a group of people to journey the post-apocalyptic wasteland to stop him and his army.
Did You Know?
In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Josh Boone
revealed that he had discussions with Marilyn Manson
about playing the role of The Kid (a character who first appeared in the 1990 unabridged reissue of the novel). When Manson was unable to appear because of scheduling, the character was removed from the show. Boone also revealed that Manson and Shooter Jennings
had recorded a cover of The Doors
song 'The End' but it ended up being too expensive to use. See more