AMC’s latest comic book adapted show will debut after the midseason finale of Fear the Walking Dead, on Sunday, May 22 at 10pm EST. An encore of the pilot episode is set to air Sunday, May 29 at 9m EST followed by another showing at 10pm. Starting Sunday, June 5 new episodes will air regularly at 9pm EST.

Based on the Vertigo comic series of the same name, Preacher is a dark comedy drama that follows a small town Texas pastor, Jesse Custer, who merges with Genesis, a peculiar spiritual force. The entity gives the preacher the power of “the word,” allowing him to subject people to his will just by speaking it into existence.

The AMC series stars Dominic Cooper and is helmed by writer Sam Catlin and executive producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.

In addition to release details, this poster was also revealed:


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