(ORLANDO SENTINEL) — Executive producer Mark Burnett of “Survivor,” ”The Voice” and “The Celebrity Apprentice” will deliver the biggest project of his TV career next year: “The Bible,” a 10-hour miniseries.
His producing partner is his wife, “Touched by an Angel” star Roma Downey, who plays Mary, the mother of Jesus.
The couple unveiled clips of the made-in-Morocco epic Monday at the International Christian Retail Show in Orlando.
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“We don’t go out there waving a flag about our faith and belief,” Burnett said. “We decided to do this, and if we’re going to do it, to do it seriously.”