It’s been in development hell for just under a decade, but a live-action adaptation of Preacher is finally on its way. American network, AMC  have produced a 10-episode series, which is due to air early next year.

Seth Rogen and his long-term writing partner Evan Goldberg are responsible for adapting Garth Ennis’ critically acclaimed comic.

Seth Rogen said:

“It is our favourite comic of all time, and we’re going to do everything we can to do it right”.

Dominic Cooper stars as small-town preacher Jesse Custer whom merges with an otherworldly being. He’s on a mission to find God. Along the way he teams up with his ex-girlfriend Tulip (Ruth Negga) and Irish vampire, Cassidy (Joe Gilgun).