Here is some TV casting news to be excited for:
Jackie Earle Haley (Watchmen) has been cast as the racist villain Odin Quincannon in AMC’s upcoming comic book adaptation Preacher, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Preacher is produced by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg (Suprbad), and stars Dominic Cooper (Agent Carter) and Joe Gilgun (Misfits). The story follows a tough Preacher with enormous supernatural power tracking down an absentee God with the help of an assorted cast of misfits, in a western inspired post-modern setting.
Deadline reports that The CW’s Twin Peaks inspired Archie adaptation, Riverdale has cast 2 of its 4 leads. Cole Sprouse (The Suite Life of Zack and Cody) will portray Jughead Jones, and Lili Reinhart (Surviving Jack) is taking on the role of Betty Cooper. The adaptation comes to us from the recently prolific Greg Berlanti (The Flash, Arrow, Blindspot), the go to Producer for non Marvel comic properties.