Watch: Mary encourages Peter, and Peter encourages the Church, in new clips from A.D. The Bible Continues


The A.D. The Bible Continues video campaign is slowing down.

The fourth episode of the NBC series airs this Sunday, and the producers have posted three new clips to pique our interest: no interviews with the cast and crew this time, just two very brief clips from the next episode, plus a clip from Beyond A.D., the digital talk show about the series that goes online every Sunday morning.

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Watch: Seventeen new videos for A.D. The Bible Continues, including cast interviews, episode previews and a sneak peek of the digital-series spin-off Beyond A.D.


One episode down, eleven to go! With A.D. The Bible Continues now airing on Sunday nights, the producers and the network are continuing to put out new videos to promote the series, ranging from a 30-second TV spot to a weekly half-hour talk show — Beyond A.D. — that will begin streaming on the NBC website this Sunday.

You can check out the most recent batch of videos below the jump.

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Watch: New trailers, character profiles and more for A.D. The Bible Continues


One day to go until the premiere of A.D. The Bible Continues. The producers have released a brand new trailer featuring scenes from across the entire series, as well as several new character profiles and more. Check ’em out below the jump.

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Exclusive: My interview with Killing Jesus star Haaz Sleiman, plus a mini-review of the film


A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the world premiere of Killing Jesus at the Sun Valley Film Festival and speaking to Haaz Sleiman, the actor who plays Jesus. We had met before when I visited the set last year, but back then he still had certain crucial scenes to film, including the crucifixion, whereas when I spoke to him in Sun Valley, he and I had both just seen the completed film for the first time.

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Watch: Character profiles, behind-the-scenes footage, ads, endorsements and more from A.D.: The Bible Continues


With two weeks to go before the series premieres on April 5, the makers of A.D.: The Bible Continues are releasing more and more videos, including clips from the show and endorsements from church leaders. Check ’em out below the jump.

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Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt to star Sean Bean and more


It has been two months since I last wrote about Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt, the film adaptation of Anne Rice’s novel about Jesus’ childhood. At that time, the studio behind the film had announced a release date but no cast members. Today, however, a colleague tipped me off to the fact that the film’s IMDb page now lists 20 actors, and at least one of them is fairly well-known: Lord of the Rings co-star Sean Bean.

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