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  1. 'The Voice': Usher's Blind Audition Strategy, Mark Burnett on Cee Lo Green's Exit

    12:28 pm 2/24/2014

    Burnett also spoke on the return of the Twitter #InstantSave, while Carson Daly commented on Christina Aguilera's show status: "What? She's pregnant?!"Read more

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  2. 'Son of God': Churches, Religious Groups Snap Up Almost 500,000 Tickets in Weeks Before Christ Film Debut

    9:18 am 2/20/2014

    Film charity Compassion International tells THR it bought 225,000 seats in 40 cities and Jerry Falwell's Liberty University is giving thousands of tickets away. Read more

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  3. 'Son of God': Fox's Big Push to Reach Hispanics With the 'First Latin Jesus'

    5:00 am 2/20/2014

    The studio has set up one of the most extensive outreach campaigns ever to U.S. Latinos to promote the Mark Burnett-produced film.Read more

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  4. 'Son of God' Trailer Highlights Jesus Christ's Miracles (Video)

    10:46 am 2/19/2014

    The theatrical version of "The Bible" hits screens Feb. 28.Read more

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  5. 'Bible' Producers Cut Satan Scenes From 'Son of God' Following Obama Controversy (Video)

    9:50 am 2/17/2014

    Eager to avoid a controversy about the devil looking like the president, Roma Downey and Mark Burnett decided to leave the character out of their film, which is based on "The Bible" miniseries.Read more

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  6. 'Son of God': Church Leaders Buying Out Theaters For Screenings

    11:49 am 2/14/2014

    Religious organizations are seeking to flood multiplexes with faithful audiences for the Fox-distributed film about Jesus Christ, based on the hit "Bible" miniseries.Read more

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  7. 'Shark Tank's' Secret: How the ABC Reality Show Became an Unlikely Smash

    7:00 am 2/12/2014

    Hitting series highs in season five and riding a wave of off-net success on CNBC, Mark Burnett explains to THR how it was always the plan for Friday TV's crown jewel to be a slow-burn hit.Read more

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  8. 'The Bible' Producers: Hollywood Thought 'We Were Going to Go Away' After Miniseries

    3:08 pm 2/6/2014

    Mark Burnett and Roma Downey appeared at a National Prayer Breakfast event in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. "Just being Christian doesn't give you the excuse to make bad movies," Burnett says.Read more

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  9. Mark Burnett Bringing Lucha Libre Wrestling to El Rey Network

    10:59 am 1/12/2014

    The weekly hourlong wrestling series will feature a new lucha libre league and bow in the second half of 2014.Read more

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  10. Mark Burnett and Roma Downey: How 'The Bible's' Power Couple Work Together

    2:05 pm 12/17/2013

    The executive-producing husband and wife on "kicking down doors" to pitch the project -- now the top-selling miniseries DVD of all time -- as well as preparing its sequel, plus a feature film version, "Son of God."Read more

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