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Thursday, March 21, 2013

'Bible' star on playing Jesus, being called hot

Roma Downey plays Jesus' mother Mary in 'The Bible'. By Chris Kilpatrick – 22 March 2013. It isn't just the storyline of The Bible which has created a stir, but the resemblance of the actor who plays Satan to US President Barack Obama. Also in this Section more
Belfast Telegraph ( 3/21/2013 8:41:06 PM -08:00 )

'Bible' star on playing Jesus, being called hot
Portuguese Actor Diogo Morgado on playing Jesus in the hit History Channel TV series 'The Bible,' and people calling him the 'Hot Jesus.' (March 20). Post to Facebook. 'Bible' star on playing Jesus, being called hot on more
USA TODAY ( 3/21/2013 7:37:52 PM -08:00 )

Devil in the details? Radio host says God made TV Satan character look like
Welcome to part two of this week's unintentional winners of a bizarre look-alike contest. On Sunday, the first episode of the History Channel miniseries The Bible raised eyebrows for what many found to be an uncanny resemblance between the Satan more
MSNBC ( 3/21/2013 3:23:00 PM -08:00 )

Mark Burnett Talks About History Channel's 'The Bible' On HuffPost Live (VIDEO)
'The Bible' producer Mark Burnett talks to HuffPost Live host Alicia Menendez about the importance of the Bible in Western Civilization and why the series has been such a success on The History Channel. Contribute to this Story: Send us a tip; Send us a more
Huffington Post ( 3/21/2013 11:27:57 AM -08:00 )

"The Bible Experience" Opening Night Gala
"The Bible Experience" Opening Night GalaNEW YORK, NY - MARCH 19: Actress Kristin Chenoweth attends "The Bible Experience" Opening Night Gala at The Bible Experience on March 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images). Copyright © 2013 Getty Images. All rights more
Getty Images ( 3/19/2013 7:00:00 PM -08:00 )

FERGUSON: Coming soon: the Bible TV network
The History Channel has been airing a mini-series called “The Bible” for the past few Sunday nights and quite a few people have been watching. More than 50 million people have tuned in to some part of the broadcast over its first three episodes. more
Macon Telegraph (blog) ( 3/21/2013 8:03:38 PM -08:00 )

Religious broadcaster, a so-called Christian, says President Obama is “a devil
A Christian radio host who is dedicated to covering the Second Coming of Jesus Christ says that “God guided” the History Channel to create a Satan character that resembled President Barack Obama [above]. TruNews host Rick Wiles on Wednesday more
Wellsville Daily Reporter (blog) ( 3/21/2013 7:17:00 PM -08:00 )

'The Bible' Producers Dismiss Devil Character's Resemblance To Obama
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Daily Maverick ( 3/21/2013 3:36:45 PM -08:00 )

The Bible Miniseries Will Hit Blu-ray In April
The Bible Miniseries Will Hit Blu-ray In AprilHistory Channel's The Bible still has four episodes to air over the next two weeks, so if you haven't caught the TV miniseries, you still have a chance. If you are already a fan of the miniseries, which History is dubbing “the greatest story ever told,” you'll be able more
Cinema Blend ( 3/21/2013 1:25:38 PM -08:00 )

History Channel Calls Satan-Obama Buzz 'False Connection'
LOS ANGELES, (UPI) — The History channel says those who saw a similarity between Satan and U.S. President Barack Obama in “The Bible” miniseries made a “false connection.” The critically acclaimed miniseries, produced by Mark Burnett and his wife, more
Personal Liberty Digest ( 3/21/2013 12:46:56 PM -08:00 )

Christian Crazy Believes Obama Is The Devil
A Christian radio host said yesterday that “God guided” creators of the History Channel's “The Bible” to make their Satan character on the series resemble the president. Stories have been cropping up this week about the resemblance between the character more
Ring of Fire ( 3/21/2013 12:24:57 PM -08:00 )

The Bible on History Channel Informed By Homophobes
The Bible on History Channel Informed By HomophobesThe Bible, History Channel's epic new miniseries from mogul producer-duo Mark Burnett and Roma Downey has become the must-watch TV event of Spring 2013, posting ratings through the roof. To help make sure the show was authentic and accurate to the more
Breathecast ( 3/21/2013 11:21:57 AM -08:00 )

The Bible Series History Channel Reaches Nearly 70 Million in 3 Weeks
The Bible Series History Channel Reaches Nearly 70 Million in 3 WeeksProducers Mark Burnett ("Survivor", "The Voice", "Shark Tank") and Roma Downey ("Touched By An Angel") felt a divine tug on their hearts to make this series, even if it never made it to tv. Downey says, "It's really an introduction to the Bible. We had the hope more
Breathecast ( 3/21/2013 11:21:56 AM -08:00 )

Why Bother Reading the Bible?
Remember that discussion about whether the miniseries The Bible would correct or contribute to biblical illiteracy? Now the producers of the miniseries, Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, have penned a novelization of the miniseries that has rocketed to the top more
Religion Dispatches ( 3/21/2013 10:41:44 AM -08:00 )

Meatpacking District Now Exhibiting Religious Artifacts Tied To Mark Burnett's
Meatpacking District Now Exhibiting Religious Artifacts Tied To Mark BurnettMark Burnett, the television producer responsible for Survivor, Celebrity Apprentice and much of today's reality TV landscape, is enjoying a scripted rebirth with his History Channel hit The Bible. Now, the five-part, 10-hour miniseries is tied to an exhibition of more
Commercial Observer ( 3/21/2013 9:55:58 AM -08:00 )

When Obama appears as Satan, where's Stephen Colbert?
Stephen Colbert, as a real human being, is useless to us. Yes, that's a very selfish thing to say, but we all know it's true. When he's stepped out of character in the past for interviews on Fresh Air or Meet the Press, it's mildly interesting, but it's interesting in the more
Westword (blog) ( 3/21/2013 9:09:54 AM -08:00 )

Exhibit Based on History's "The Bible" Opens in NYC
Jim Spellman/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- You can now experience the hit History channel miniseries The Bible firsthand in New York City. A new gallery exhibit of biblical artifacts, called "The Bible Experience," opened Tuesday night in the Big Apple for one more
KMAS ( 3/21/2013 6:32:31 AM -08:00 )

Photo Flash: Chenoweth & More Attend History's THE BIBLE EXPERIENCE
The stars were out for last night's opening-night gala for 'The Bible Experience', an exhibit in downtown Manhattan featuring photography from the new History Channelmini-series THE BIBLE, as well as biblical artifacts from the Vatican and a giant, two-ton more
Broadway World ( 3/20/2013 6:07:38 AM -08:00 )

Kristin Chenoweth Attends "The Bible Experience" Opening Night Gala in NYC
Out to show her support for one of The History Channel's newest series, Kristin Chenoweth attended "The Bible Experience" opening night gala in New York City on Tuesday (March 19). The Tinseltown beauty looked casually chic in distressed jeans, a yellow more
The Gossip Girls ( 3/19/2013 7:55:53 PM -08:00 )