Cinemax Renews Kirkman's "Outcast" for Season 2; Sets Series Premiere Date

Mon, March 14th, 2016 at 12:58pm PST | Updated: March 15th, 2016 at 12:38pm

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Patrick Fugit as Kyle Barnes in "Outcast."

At SXSW, Cinemax announced that "Outcast" will premiere June 3 on the premium cable channel -- in addition to revealing their renewal of the series for a second season ahead of its debut.

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Based on the original Skybound comic series by Robert Kirkman, "Outcast" is executive produced by Kirkman, showrunner Chris Black, David Alpert, Sharon Tal Yguado and Sue Naegle, for Fox International Studios.

"Outcast" follows Patrick Fugit's Kyle Barnes -- a man who's been possessed by demons since childhood -- who sets out on a journey to find answers that could mean the end of life on Earth as we know it.

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Starring Fugit, Philip Glenister, Wrenn Schmidt, David Denman, Reg. E Cathey and Melinda McGraw, "Outcast" Season One has a 10-episode order.

(via Deadline)

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