Tag Archives: the bible

  • Racially Diverse Cast Fills NBC’s Sequel to ‘The Bible’ (First Look)

    Mar 20, 15 by Cherie Saunders 4 Comments

    *In April, NBC will pick up the baton from History Channel’s epic 10-part miniseries “The Bible.” Producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey explore the aftermath of events following the Crucifixion in “A.D. The Bible Continues,” a 12-week miniseries premiering Easter Sunday. The cast is racially diverse, with black actors playing the apostle John (Babou Ceesay), …his brother […]

  • The Black Hat: If She’s a Church Girl, Don’t Marry Her–Run!

    Jul 9, 14 by Cory Alexander Haywood 22 Comments

    *She cooks, she cleans, and she’s a Black woman who actually enjoys giving brain. Hallelujah! From the looks of it, you’ve found a winner. Then again, it’s never smart to judge a book by its cover (even if she has the ability to make an entire Sprite can disappear in her mouth). On the surface […]

  • Satan Scenes Cut from ‘Bible’ Sequel ‘Son of God’ to Avoid Obama Lookalike Drama

    Feb 17, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The devil will not be represented in the sequel to History Channel’s “The Bible,” all because the actor playing him looks too much like President Barack Obama, and producers don’t want the drama. Scenes featuring actor Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni as Satan have been edited out of the movie “Son of God,” one of the producers […]

  • ‘The Bible’s’ Satan Amused by Obama Comparisons

    Apr 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 9 Comments

    *Morrocan actor Mehdi Ouazzani has made his first comments regarding the fuss around his character Satan’s resemblance to President Barack Obama in History Channel miniseries, “The Bible.” The drama rumbled for weeks after the actor made his debut as a silent Lucifer, with many viewers believing producers were trying to make a political point. But […]

  • Actor Keith David Ministers ‘The Bible’ in His Own Way

    Apr 7, 13 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *“The Bible,” which aired on the History Channel, and received huge ratings has released on Blu-ray and DVD from Fox Home Entertainment. From Executive Producers Roma Downey (“Touched by an Angel”) and Mark Burnett (“The Voice,” “Survivor”), the epic 10-part miniseries retells stories from the Scriptures for a whole new generation. Narrated by Emmy winning […]

  • Jesus Actor Says Obama/Satan Thing is ‘Hilarious’

    Mar 20, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *Although producers of History channel’s “The Bible” miniseries raised eyebrows for the controversial casting of a satan who resembled President Obama, the actor who plays Jesus calls the situation “hilarious.” “I don’t think that’s controversial at all, I think that’s so funny,” Diogo Morgado told The Hollywood Reporter. “It’s just funny.” Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni, who […]