News broke in July that Mark Burnett and Roma Downey had set the follow-up to History mini “The Bible” at NBC. Today, the Peacock made the project official, greenlighting the 12-hour miniseries…
A.D.: Beyond the Bible
After shaking up TV's status quo with groundbreaking reality hits, Mark Burnett now has his eye on bigger and bolder productions. Fueled by faith, family and the financial muscle of Hearst Corp., the…
Mark Burnett's One Three Media is run like a family business — albeit one with a well-heeled new member in Hearst Corp.
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"The intention behind LightWorkers is not solely to do faith-based productions, but we do have a bias toward the family and stories that shine a real light of positivity and love," Downey says.
Roma Downey’s LightWorkers Media banner has acquired the rights to Alice Hoffman’s 2011 novel “The Dovekeepers” with an eye toward adapting it as a miniseries. “Dovekeepers” is set in ancient Israel…
Mark Burnett and Roma Downey have struck a distribution pact with 20th Century Fox for a feature film, "Son of God," derived from the pair's 10-hour miniseries "The Bible." Pic will focus on the…
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
With the primetime heyday of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and "Deal or No Deal" now a syndicated memory on television lineups, broadcast and cable networks are facing new challenges when launching…
Given where NBC has been ratings-wise, it shouldn’t be a surprise to see the network throw a Hail Mary pass. The announcement the network has snagged producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey’s…
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…
Bell Canada is finally getting its hands on rival broadcaster Astral Media. After rejecting the $3 billion deal last fall, federal regulator the Canadian Radio-Television & Telecommunications…