By Dwayne Hastings
Mark Burnett and his wife, Roma Downey, who played the angel Monica on the hit CBS show “Touched by an Angel,” are executive producers of “The Bible,” a 10-part miniseries that will air Sunday, March 3, on the History Channel.
Burnett, a four time Emmy Award winner, is responsible for the popular network programs “Survivor” (CBS), “The Voice” (NBC), “Shark Tank (ABC),” and the upcoming “The Job” on CBS.
“We know we couldn’t tell the whole Bible in 10 hours — we wish we could have had 1,000 hours — but we have done our best to make these stories come to life with fresh visual imagery on the screen in ways that will deeply and emotionally connect with an audience,” Downey said in an interview with For Faith & Family.
The series has been nearly four years in the making, she noted. It will air in two-hour segments over five Sundays and conclude on Easter, March 31.
The miniseries has more value than anything he has produced…Continue Reading