Viewers will likely see depictions of events from early in the comics' run. Those first stories, written by Jamie Delano and originally published in the late 80s and early 90s, are collected in the following five graphic novels.
This volume collects the first nine issues of Hellblazer.
Includes the special miniseries "The Horrorist."
Constantine becomes embroiled in the machinations of a secret society.
Constantine hunts a serial killer while wrestling with his own inner demons.
Compiles various origin stories plus other out-of-sequence issues.
If you find these stories not to your taste, keep in mind that many other writers and artists have taken on the iconic character, among them Garth Ennis and Mike Carey. Try out their work, or check out the first volume of the new Constantine comics, which replaced the Hellblazer title early last year. And remember — the show may air on primetime network television, but the horror comic series is suggested for adults. Reader discretion is advised!