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Preacher 

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After a supernatural event at his church, a preacher enlists the help of a vampire and his ex to find God.
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Series cast summary:
Dominic Cooper ...  Jesse Custer 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Joseph Gilgun ...  Cassidy / ... 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Ruth Negga ...  Tulip O'Hare / ... 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Ian Colletti ...  Arseface / ... 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Graham McTavish ...  The Saint of Killers / ... 42 episodes, 2016-2019
Pip Torrens ...  Herr Starr 33 episodes, 2017-2019
Noah Taylor ...  Adolf Hitler 33 episodes, 2017-2019
Julie Ann Emery ...  Lara Featherstone 33 episodes, 2017-2019
Malcolm Barrett ...  F.J. Hoover 18 episodes, 2017-2018
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Storyline

What if an angel and a demon procreate? What would that offspring be? Would it be holy or demonic or both? Preacher Is that tale. The offspring has no body, just a soul. That soul needs a body and chose Jessie. A preacher from Texas with a loss of faith and a drinking problem. The offspring called Genesis bonds with Jesse giving him the word of God. What he says is done. Written by colbus

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22 May 2016 (USA) See more »

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New Mexico, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Ruth Negga plays a character in Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013) occasionally referred to as Flowers, while her character in Preacher's name is Tulip. See more »

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Humperdoo is introduced as the twenty-fifth great grandson of Jesus Christ. This would mean that only twenty-seven generations were needed to reach the present day. Assuming that the historical Jesus died somewhere around 30 CE it would mean that the average age of fatherhood would need to be around seventy-five years old. However, this could be explained by the supernatural nature of the lineage or the show in general. See more »


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Come On Eileen
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Written by Kevin Rowland, James Paterson and Kevin Adams
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Preacher. Is that what you want?
23 May 2016 | by Nixon_CarmichaelSee all my reviews

Yes it is.

Preacher is the Seth Rogen/Evan Goldberg TV adaptation of the same, developed by AMC. When I heard about the project, I wondered if AMC would be able to handle the balls to wall, r-rated nature of the comic, and it appears they can.

Preacher takes place in Annville, Texas and follows Jesse Custer, the quintessential "man with a past". Presumably on the road for years, Jesse has returned to Annville to follow in his fathers footsteps as the small town Preacher.

The showed is steeped in brooding, Americana darkness, but also contains a funny side, just like the source material.

The pilot episode blew me away.

Quite simply, this appears to be one of the best new shows on television and will hopefully have a long life on AMC.


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