I Am Number Four Director D.J. Caruso Set To Direct The Preacher
Reported by Jay Cochran - 01:54 PM 2011.02.22
"I Am Number Four" director D.J. Caruso confirmed today on his Twitter
page that he would be helming the DC Comics/Vertigo movie adaptation of "Preacher."
"My deal just closed on Preacher. Going back to the dark side and pretty f@#king pumped!"
The comic book series which was published under DC Comics adult themed banner Vertigo comics was written by Garth Ennis and drawn by Steve Dillion. The series tells a story that revolves around an ex-preacher named Jesse Custer who becomes possessed by Genesis, a supernatural entity that's the product of both an angel and a demon. With nefound abilities to have anyone follow his commands, Custer begins a journey across the country to find God. He is accompanied by a ex-girlfriend and a alcoholic Irish vampire.