Jesus is all over the small screen, and that’s no accident


Diogo Morgado as Jesus in "A.D. The Bible." Photo by Casey Crafford/LightWorkers Media LLC/Hearst Productions/Telemundo, courtesy of NBC Universal

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"We didn't make Sunday-school programming," says Hollywood producer Mark Burnett. "We made stuff that was accurate to the Bible, but realistic, and didn't feel like it had been made on a shoestring budget."