Lucy Griffiths returns to the world of comics. Known for her performance on True Blood and working as a pilot for the telecomic strip Constantine, Griffiths has been cast as a co-star in the upcoming TV series Preacher by Seth Rogen, Ivan Goldberg and Sam Catlin. This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
As a television adaptation of the comic book series of the same name, created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon in the 1990s for Vertigo, the series follows the Reverend Jesse Caster, a hard-core preacher from Texas. which is accidentally possessed by a supernatural creature named Genesis, able to challenge God himself. Caster, through the fault of Genesis, who lost all his flock, and at the same time his faith, goes to seek God, who left Heaven and neglected his duties in order to voice his claims to him and hold him responsible for his frivolous act. Among other things, now Jesse has the gift of making anyone follow his orders. On the journey, Jesse is accompanied by his ex-girlfriend Tulip O'Hare (Ruth Negga, "12 Years a Slave") and his vampire buddy Cassidy (Joseph Gilgan, "This is England"). Meanwhile, the Assassin's Patron Saint, an immortal being, and a lone shooter from the West, follow Jesse and his companions in their wicked plans.
Griffiths will play the role of Emily Woodrow, a strict single mother with three children ... Emily manages to work as a waitress, church organist and accountant. Courageous, strong and wise beyond her years,
The Topic of Article: Lucy Griffiths starred in the TV adaptation of Preacher.