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AMC’s Preacher + DC/Vertigo’s Preacher: The (un)Holy Trinity comes to life.

“ One look at their faces, and I could tell the Good Lord was using my prayers to wipe his ass.” - Jesse Custer, The Time of the Preacher

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Ruth Negga Lands Female Lead In AMC Pilot ‘Preacher

“Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Ruth Negga has been cast as the female lead in Preacher, AMC’s drama pilot based on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s cult 1990s comic. 

The project, from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, is about Jesse Custer, a conflicted Preacher in a small Texas town who merges with a creature that has escaped from heaven and develops the ability to make anyone do anything he says. Along with his ex-girlfriend, Tulip (Negga) — Jesse’s former and only true love — and an Irish vampire named Cassidy, the three embark on a journey to literally find God. ”

Read the whole article at deadline

Admin notes: Jane Ruth Negga is in fact of Ethiopian-Irish descent.