The First Trailer for AMC’s “Preacher” Series is Out

Starring Dominic Cooper

AMC premiered he first full trailer for Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg‘s adaptation of the beloved comic book drama series “Preacher“starring Dominic Cooper as a small town preacher Jesse Custer. The trailer appeared Sunday night during the new episode of “The Walking Dead.”

The cast also includes Joseph Gilgun as the vampire Cassidy, Ruth Negga as Jesse’s old fame Tulip, Ian Colletti as the deformed and vengeful Arseface, W. Earl Brown as his father Sheriff Hugo Root, Lucy Griffiths as a church organist Emily Woodrow (original character in the series), and Elizabeth Perkins as Vyla Quinncannon, the owner of the local slaughterhouse and a semi-original character.

Preacher” will arrive in mid-2016 on AMC, for a 10-episode first season, with no exact air date specified. Check out the first full-length trailer in all its blasphemy.

Um, it needed a little more supernatural element in this trailer. Hope the actual series is better than what we just saw.

The Story Of Jesse Custer

Based on the twisted and popular ‘90s comic book franchise of the same name, “Preacher,” created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon, is the story of Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper, Agent Carter) a conflicted Preacher in a small Texas town who is inhabited by a mysterious entity that allows him to develop a highly unconventional power. Jesse, his ex-girlfriend, Tulip (Ruth Negga, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), and an Irish vampire named Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun, This Is England) embark on a journey to, literally, find God. The Sony Pictures Television and AMC Studios co-production was developed for television by Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg (“This Is the End,” “Superbad,” “Neighbors”) and showrunner Sam Catlin (“Breaking Bad”). The series is set to premiere mid-2016