NEW YORK (AP) — The makers of “The Bible” on TV are going back again in time for a CBS miniseries. The network announced that it will air a four-hour miniseries based on the historical novel “The Dovekeepers,” sometime in 2015. Actress Roma Downey and her husband, veteran television producer Mark Burnett, will make it. […]
Mark Burnett and NBC are forging a holy alliance to bring the sequel to Burnett and wife Roma Downey’s hit miniseries “The Bible” to the peacock network.
Actress/producer Roma Downey said she felt her “Bible” miniseries had been “hijacked” when she heard that some viewers felt the actor who played Satan resembled President Obama. Watch …
By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) “The first surprise television hit of 2013 came in the form of God’s wrath, spectacle, and divine intervention, but not necessarily his cultural legacy.” Mark Burnett and Roma Downey’s reenactment of “The Bible” for the History Channel raised the spirits of 13.1 million viewers in its debut, […]
The producers of the cable TV miniseries “The Bible” say Internet chatter that their Satan character resembles President Barack Obama is “utter nonsense.”
The resemblance between President Obama and an actor who plays the devil on History’s “The Bible” has drawn more than a little notice.
History Channel’s miniseries “The Bible” premiered to heavenly ratings, delivering 13.1 million viewers (and 4.6 million in the key Adults 18-49 demo) for its debut on Sunday night. It also reigned as the #1 show of the night across the board, easily beating the broadcast networks, and now marks the #1 cable entertainment telecast of […]
Mark Burnett was taken aback by the scale of what his wife, actress Roma Downey, had in mind when she suggested over tea one morning four years ago that they make a television miniseries based on the Bible.
If Mark Burnett can make Donald Trump firing people into interesting TV, then there’s no telling what he’ll be able to do with Joel Osteen. The famed televangelist — whose church is so big it takes up an old basketball arena in Houston — is teaming up with Burnett for a new reality show, according […]
BY: LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES – LOS ANGELES — “Survivor” producer Mark Burnett has found yet another way to toy with gung-ho contestants in his new ABC series, “Expedition Impossible,” which sends 13 three-person teams on a trek across daunting Moroccan terrain. Burnett contends he’s doing the folks a favor. “I have an obligation to […]