Actor Allusion: Mike Lookinland, who was a cameraman, has a cameo part as one of the Boulder residents. Stu addresses him as "Bobby" at one point.
All-Star Cast: Gary Sinise, Molly Ringwald, Rob Lowe, Ed Harris, Laura San Giacomo, Jamey Sheridan, Miguel Ferrer, Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis, Corin Nemec, Matt Frewer, Adam Storke and Ray Walston.
There are also notable cameos by Kathy Bates, Kareem Abdul-Jabar, and Stephen King himself as one of the Free Zone members.
Deleted Scene: A still exists of at least one deleted scene from the miniseries, showing Joe Bob Brentwood in his squad car after he gets sick.
Hey, It's That Guy!: Jonas Quinn wants Frannie bad.
Panic sure does like setting fires. And M-O-O-N, that spells Patrick Star, laws, yes.
The Danza: Joe Bob Briggs (best known for hosting MonsterVision) is Deputy Joe-Bob.
What Could Have Been: Some of the proposed actors for Flagg included Christopher Walken, James Woods, Willem Dafoe, and Jeff Goldblum.
Ruby Dee, who played the 106-year-old Mother Abigail didn't make it to 106, but died in 2014 at the age of 91, a pretty respectable age in itself.