AMC announced at the SXSW Festival today that its highly-anticipated new series adaptation of the acclaimed “Preacher” comics will premiere Sunday, May 22nd at 10pm.
The premiere will take place following the mid-season finale of “Fear the Walking Dead” with an encore presentation of the pilot episode to air the following Sunday, May 29th with back-to-back airings beginning at 9pm.
New episodes will resume on Sunday, June 5th in the series regular time of 9pm. There’s also a new poster for the series, which has a ten-episode first season, which you can check out below.
Dominic Cooper stars as Jesse Custer, a Texas preacher who teams with an ex-girlfriend and an Irish vampire to find God – and meet characters from Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between along the way.