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  • 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 […]

  • History Channel Responds to ‘Bible’s’ Obama/Satan Resemblance

    Mar 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *The History Channel released a statement in response to the hubbub surrounding the casting of Satan in its miniseries “The Bible.” As reported, social media blew up during Sunday’s episode with folks believing that the actor, Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni, was cast in the evil role because he resembles President Obama. In an email to EURweb, […]

  • History Channel’s ‘Bible’ Casts Obama Look-Alike as Satan

    Mar 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 18 Comments

    *The History Channel’s 10-part miniseries “The Bible” is stirring up extra attention for its casting of Satan. Folks are saying it’s no coincidence that the actor who plays the devil, Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni, bears a startling resemblance to President Barack Obama. The resemblance was pointed out on Twitter during the show’s broadcast on Sunday. Glenn […]