The AMC series of the comic series Preacher has been in the pipeline for a while now and production has finally started.
Preacher, will be based on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s comic and stars Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer, Ruth Negga as Jesse’s ex-girlfriend Tulip, Joseph Gilgun as the vampire Cassidy, Ian Colletti as Arseface and a new character who has been created for the show will be played by Lucy Griffiths.
The premise for the adaptation is: “A preacher heads out on a journey to combat the supernatural evil that just decimated his Texas hometown”.
The release date for Preacher is some time next year.
— Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) May 13, 2015