TV News: Preacher, Dirk, Scream, Donovan

Preacher
AMC has just released a new image of “Misfits” actor Joe Gilgun as the hard drinking vampire Cassidy in their upcoming TV series adaptation of the acclaimed “Preacher” comics. A new trailer for the show is slated to premiere this weekend. [Source: Twitter]

Dirk Gently
Hannah Marks has scored the female lead opposite Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett in BBC America’s eight-episode series “Dirk Gently” based on the cult novels by Douglas Adams. Max Landis penned the comedic thriller and will executive produce.

The story follows the bizarre adventures of eccentric ‘holistic’ detective Dirk Gently (Barnett) and his reluctant assistant Todd (Wood), as they wend their way through a season long as they cross unlikely paths with a bevy of wild and sometimes dangerous characters. Marks will play a former rebellious punk and fun gal sidelined by a genetic disorder. [Source: Deadline]

Scream: The Series
MTV has released the first trailer for the upcoming second season of its “Scream” original series which is set to return May 30th. In the new season, Emma returns to Lakewood after a few months away at a retreat while everyone else still hides secrets and murderous tendencies.

Ray Donovan
Showtime has set a Sunday, June 26th premiere date for its twelve-episode fourth season of hit drama “Ray Donovan” starring Liev Schreiber. At the same time a new trailer for the season is out and can be seen below. The premiere also comes ahead of the Cameron Crowe-produced hourlong ensemble comedy “Roadies” which premieres the same night.