That’s right kids – FREE. AMC’s Preacher s coming. Ahead of the premiere, AMC and DC are GIVING AWAY 100,00 copies of Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s Preacher #1 featuring a new cover by Dillon with the characters modeled after the series’ actors. Entertainment Weekly is reporting the free new edition will be available May 18 in stores, and digitally on May 13. The television series, developed by Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen and Sam Catlin, stars Dominic Cooper, Ruth Negga, Joseph Gilgun, Ian Colletti and Lucy Griffiths.
The official description for the series is as follows:
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) 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), and an Irish vampire named Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) embark on a journey to, literally, find God.
The show premieres Sunday, May 22, on AMC.