HBO has announced that the second season of Outcast will premiere on Friday, July 20th at 10/9c on Cinemax. The suspense/horror show is based on the comic of the same name by Robert Kirkman (The Walking Dead). Kirkman serves as an executive producer on the show alongside showrunner Chris Black and others. Outcast stars Patrick Fugit (as “Kyle Barnes”), Philip Glenister (as “Reverend Anderson”), Wrenn Schmidt (as Kyle’s adopted sister “Megan Holter”), Reg E. Cathey (as “Chief Giles”), Kate Lyn Sheil (as Kyle’s former wife “Allison Barnes”), Julia Crockett (as Kyle’s mother “Sarah Barnes”), David Denman (as Megan’s husband “Mark Holter”), and Brent Spiner (as “Sidney”).
Kyle Barnes (Patrick Fugit), a young man who has been plagued by demonic possession all his life. With the help of Reverend Anderson (Philip Glenister), a preacher who believes he is a soldier in God’s holy war against the forces of evil, Kyle tries to protect those he holds most dear, now that the otherworldly threats prove greater in scope and number than anticipated. His struggle will grow into a fight for all of his hometown, as he discovers the haunting secrets of his own past.