Call it an answer to prayer. Did you miss the May 22nd Preacher TV series premiere on AMC? Never fear, you can watch it right here and now, commercial free. AMC says: “A preacher named Jesse, a badass named Tulip, and a vampire named Cassidy come together in this critically-acclaimed cult comic adaptation from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg and Sam Catlin (Breaking Bad).”
Preacher stars Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer, Ruth Negga as Tulip, Joseph Gilgun as Cassidy, Lucy Griffiths as Emily, W. Earl Brown as Sherriff Root, Anatol Yusef as DeBlanc, Tom Brooke as Fiore, Derek Wilson as Donnie Schenck, and Ian Colletti as Eugene/Arseface.
Watch the Preacher TV show pilot, right now, sans commercials.
Here’s the AMC press release:
Today, AMC.com released the commercial free premiere episode of “Preacher,” which debuted on May 22 with 3.8 million viewers, including 2.2 million adults 25-54 in live+3 ratings. The full episode is now live on AMC.com, the AMC app and Apple TV.
“Preacher” is a supernatural, twisted and darkly comedic drama that follows a West Texas preacher named Jesse Custer, who is inhabited by a mysterious entity that causes him to develop a highly unusual power. Jesse, his badass ex-girlfriend Tulip and an Irish vagabond named Cassidy come together and when they do, they are thrust into a crazy world populated by a cast of characters from Heaven, Hell and everywhere in between. The series stars Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer, Ruth Negga as Tulip, Joseph Gilgun as Cassidy, Lucy Griffiths as Emily, W. Earl Brown as Sherriff Root, Anatol Yusef as DeBlanc, Tom Brooke as Fiore, Derek Wilson as Donnie Schenck and Ian Colletti as Eugene/Arseface.
In the premiere episode, written by Sam Catlin and directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, Jesse struggles to escape a past that is slowly catching up to him. A mysterious entity comes to earth, leaving a wave of destruction in its wake. New episodes of “Preacher” resume on Sunday, June 5th at the series regular time of 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on AMC.
What do you think? Did you watch the Preacher TV series premiere? Are you a fan of the comics? Do you plan to check out the first season of Preacher, on AMC?