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Monday, July 1, 2013

NBC hopes to be born again with Mark Burnett's 'Bible' sequel

The Bible Miniseries Gets Sequel at NBCHave you been hoping for a sequel to The Bible? Your prayers have been answered. NBC announced today that it will be producing a follow-up to The Bible, the massively successful miniseries from Mark Burnett that aired on the History Channel. Tentatively more
E! Online ( 7/1/2013 10:16:41 AM -08:00 )

'The Bible,' a Hit on Cable, Will Have Its Sequel on NBC
In an indication of the shifting center of power in television, a broadcast network, NBC, has stepped up to buy the sequel to a hit cable mini-series, “The Bible,” which appeared on the History Channel. The follow-up series, “A.D.: Beyond the Bible,” will trace the more
New York Times (blog) ( 7/1/2013 10:06:16 AM -08:00 )

Burnett, Downey take post-'Bible' project to NBC
The new miniseries will look at the era that follows the one chronicled in 'The Bible.' Jesus Mary. Roma Downey, who played Mary in History's 'The Bible,' will produce a follow-up project with Mark Burnett for NBC. (Photo: Casey Crafford, History) more
USA TODAY ( 7/1/2013 9:52:38 AM -08:00 )

NBC hopes to be born again with Mark Burnett's 'Bible' sequel
"The Bible" is getting its holy sequel. NBC said Monday it was teaming with resident producer Mark Burnett ("The Voice," "Celebrity Apprentice") for "A.D.: Beyond the Bible" (working title), the follow-up to this spring's popular cable miniseries "The Bible" from more
Los Angeles Times ( 7/1/2013 9:46:40 AM -08:00 )

NBC orders 'The Bible' sequel from Mark Burnett
NBC has wisely decided that History shouldn't be the only one to enjoy huge ratings from a miniseries about The Bible. NBC announced today that it has picked up the next installment of The Bible miniseries from The Voice executive producer Mark Burnett more
Entertainment Weekly ( 7/1/2013 8:43:13 AM -08:00 )

'The Bible' History Channel Series, Sequel Announced to Air on NBC [VIDEO]
A scene from History Channel's TV Show "The Bible" showing Jesus of Nazareth. (Photo : History Channel Courtesy). The Bible miniseries is getting a sequel in the form of a new NBC production, according to Monday reports. NBC won the bidding war to air more
Enstarz ( 7/1/2013 10:55:46 AM -08:00 )

Hit Miniseries 'The Bible' To Have Sequel On NBC
"The Bible," the miniseries that was a ratings coup for the History Channel earlier this year, will have a sequel that will air on NBC, the New York Times reported Monday. NBC announced that it's purchased the rights to “A.D.: Beyond the Bible,” the follow-up to more
TPM ( 7/1/2013 10:31:58 AM -08:00 )

NBC & Mark Burnett Team For 'The Bible' Follow Up 'AD: Beyond The Bible'
NBC & Mark Burnett Team For Roma Downey and Mark Burnett's follow up mini-series to the ratings juggernaut that was The Bible is coming to NBC. The network today announced that they would be airing the series, which has a working-titled of AD: Beyond The Bible, and that sister more
TVWise ( 7/1/2013 10:10:44 AM -08:00 )

'The Bible' Sequel Moves Forward At NBC
The project is a follow-up to the successful miniseries put together by husband-and-wife producing team Mark Burnett and Roma Downey. Instead of being broadcast on The History Channel, the next installment will find at home on network television. more
The Inquisitr ( 7/1/2013 10:04:47 AM -08:00 )

NBC will air follow up to hit mini-series, "The Bible"
NBC will air follow up to hit mini-series, "The Bible"NBC will air the follow up to the epic mini-series, "The Bible," according to several entertainment sources. "The Bible" aired in March on History Channel, leading up to Easter. It was a huge ratings hit, bringing in more than 12 million viewers. According more
WBIR-TV ( 7/1/2013 9:56:40 AM -08:00 )

NBC signs on for sequel to highly successful 'The Bible' miniseries
Mark Burnett and Roma Downey.jpg Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, producers of "The Bible" miniseries on The History Channel, plan a sequel on NBC. (File). NBC has announced it plans to air a sequel to the highly successful miniseries "The Bible," which more
The Birmingham News - ( 7/1/2013 9:49:09 AM -08:00 )

The Bible Sequel: Coming to NBC
The Bible Sequel: Coming to NBCThe network announced today that it has secured the rights to a miniseries sequel to The Bible, which earned huge numbers when it aired earlier this year on The History Channel. Mark Burnett and Roma Downey will produce the follow-up, which is moving more
TV Fanatic ( 7/1/2013 9:38:52 AM -08:00 )

Mark Burnett bringing sequel to “The Bible” series to NBC
NBC announced today that Mark Burnett, who already has a relationship with the network through his series The Voice and Celebrity Apprentice, will continue his relationship with NBC by bringing his follow-up to the smash-hit series The Bible there. more
Channel Guide Magazine (blog) ( 7/1/2013 9:21:22 AM -08:00 )

The Bible sequel ”AD: Beyond The Bible' from Burnett and Roma Downey goes
It looks like NBC will be the network to premier the sequel to the extremely popular 'Bible' series “A.D.: Beyond the Bible.” The-bible-executive-producers-insert The married duo of Burnett and wife Roma Downey (shown on the right) had tremendous success more
The Slanted ( 7/1/2013 9:19:21 AM -08:00 )

NBC gets Mark Burnett's 'Bible' sequel 'AD: Beyond The Bible'
NBC gets Mark BurnettNBC pulled off a major coup on Monday, snagging producer Mark Burnett's The Bible sequel and giving it the green light. Burnett and his wife Roma Downey shocked Hollywood when their original 10-episode miniseries The Bible premiered to over 13 million more ( 7/1/2013 9:15:09 AM -08:00 )

Mark Burnett's 'Bible' Sequel Set at NBC
NBC will be diving into religious fare, as the Peacock partners with Mark Burnett for “Bible” follow-up project “A.D.: Beyond the Bible.” Burnett and wife Roma Downey had been teasing a follow-up to the 10-part History mini while on the press circuit recently. more
Variety ( 7/1/2013 9:08:43 AM -08:00 )

' The Bible ' followup jumps to NBC from History Channel
the-bible-ratings-history.jpg 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 more (blog) ( 7/1/2013 9:04:07 AM -08:00 )

NBC Orders Follow-Up Miniseries to “The Bible”
It was announced on Monday (July 1) that Mark Burnett (“Survivor”, “Celebrity Apprentice”) will produce his follow-up to the hit 10-part History Channel miniseries “The Bible” (tentatively entitled “A.D.: Beyond the Bible”) for NBC. Chairman of NBC more
TV Media Insights ( 7/1/2013 9:03:10 AM -08:00 )

NBC picks up 'A.D.: Beyond the Bible,' continues franchise started on History
NBC picks up NBC Logo What we have apparently learned today from the world of television is something rather interesting: If the ratings are big enough, you can make a sequel to almost anything … including The Bible. That's right: One of the most-popular books of all more ( 7/1/2013 9:02:32 AM -08:00 )

NBC Nabs Mark Burnett's 'Bible' Sequel
NBC is partnering with prolific producer Mark Burnett on his follow-up project to The Bible miniseries as the first title in the network's new longform programming initiative. A.D.: Beyond the Bible (working title) is the sequel to the 10-part The Bible that aired on more
Broadcasting & Cable ( 7/1/2013 8:51:48 AM -08:00 )