Noah's ark, the Exodus, and the life and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth are some of the best-known stories in the Bible. They're also some of the narratives that are retold in a miniseries, "The... More
Noah's ark, the Exodus, and the life and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth are some of the best-known stories in the Bible. They're also some of the narratives that are retold in a miniseries, "The Bible,'' that brings the accounts to life through a combination of live action and computer-generated animation. The program reveals new insights into many of the key biblical characters in the Old and New Testaments. Keith David narrates the series that stars actress Roma Downey ("Touched by an Angel'') -- who also serves as an executive producer along with her husband, Mark Burnett.
NBC will move its Monday hit “The Blacklist” to Thursdays in February, and give it the prime timeslot after the Super Bowl on Feb. 1.
The move was one of many NBC, the top-rated network in the key 18-49 demographic, announced Sunday as it unveiled it more
Tonight on Catholic cable/satellite network EWTN, at 9 p.m. ET, Mark Burnett and Roma Downey appear with the channel's news director, Raymond Arroyo, on "Reflections on Son of God," to talk about the Friday, Feb. 28, release of "Son of God," the theatrica more
After the massive success of "The Bible," the History channel miniseries produced by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, NBC has decided to get in on the action and officially ordered "A.D.," a 12-episode sequel of sorts to the self-explanatory first chapter, t more
NBC is joining the miniseries wave in a big way: It will produce a follow-up series to "The Bible," which scored big ratings for the History Channel earlier this year.Mark Burnett and Roma Downey are producing a sequel to "The Bible" with the working titl more
Already breaking records in its April release, Blu-ray and DVD for the History miniseries best all of the last two years' TV efforts.
Mark Burnett was a speaker at Produced By, where he spoke with Producers Guild of America National Executive Director Vance Van Petten on Sunday. Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/tv/article/mark-burnett-discusses-follow-bible-teases-it-will-be-somethin more
Every year or so, the television industry laments the impending death of a particular television format. Before Modern Family came along in 2009, they were busy reading sitcoms their last rites. Before that it was network dramas that were on the chopping more
Fox's "Shogun," FX's "Fargo" and Lifetime/History's "Bonnie & Clyde" are bringing life back to a genre once considered dead.
This episode is titled "Passion." In this incarnation, Pilate rather reluctantly sentences Jesus to death. Read More... http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/03/31/the-bible-finale-the-passion-of-the-miniseries/?mod=WSJBlog more
On the latest episode of "The Bible," the walls come tumbling down and Samson brings down the house. http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/03/11/the-bible-recap-samson-brings-down-the-house/?mod=WSJBlog more
What happened on the first episode of "The Bible"? Our recap of the epic series from producer Mark Burnett featuring Roma Downey. http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/03/04/the-bible-in-the-beginning/?mod=WSJBlog more
History took on perhaps its most ambitious project to date with a ten-hour dramatization of "The Bible." The series will air over five weeks and promises to cover virtually every story of significance from both the Old and New Testaments. Appropriately en more
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Mar 7, 2013 10:00AM EST
It's not much of a spoiler alert to point out that the title character of ABC's Red Widow winds up in (sexy) mourning by the half-hour mark of Sunday's dreary two-hour premiere (9/8c). It's even less of a surprise, given the nature of this most dismal net more
New York Times Tv Reporter
Mar 6, 2013 3:45PM EST
The History channel mini-series “The Bible” puts the emphasis on moments of suffering rather than messages of joy. http://tv.nytimes.com/2013/03/02/arts/television/the-bible-mini-series-on-history-channel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss more