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Here’s the latest dispatch from the crossroads of faith and media: 1. The Hollywood Reporter notes that DC’s Vertigo imprint has cancelled controversial plans to launch Second Coming, a satire comic book pairing Jesus with a superhero named Sun-Man. The […]

JESUS:  HIS LIFE, will premiere on Monday, March 25 on The History Channel.  The show is an epic retelling of the Life of Jesus Christ from the speculated points of view of those who knew him best, including Mary, Peter, […]

It’s TV pilot season again. Here’s a quick roundup of some properties that may be of interest to Beliefnet readers as culled from Hollywood Reporter’s continually updating list (www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/tv-pilots-2019-complete-guide-1172633). Enjoy. CBS Drama Evil Logline: A drama about the battle between […]

From my in-box: A modern-day ecclesiastical thriller, THE APPARITION is a startlingly original contemporary drama about faith and spirituality. Written and directed by lauded French filmmaker Xavier Giannoli (Marguerite, In The Beginning), THE APPARITION follows a respected journalist whose belief […]

Here’s the latest dispatch from the crossroads of faith, media and culture: Music Box Films’ latest movie, The Apparition, will open Sept. 7 in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Philadelphia, then expand nationwide throughout September. From the press release: […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and culture: From the latest from my faith/media industry mail box – From the studio that brought you  RISEN and WAR ROOM comes the story of St. Paul, who transformed from […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and culture: Items from the PR mailbag: Filmmaker Ken Burns will receive the Christophers Life Achievement Award on May 17th at the 69th Christopher Awards presentation in NYC. The Christophers are […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and culture: This winners of the 69th annual Christopher Awards have been announced. The awards were created in 1949 to celebrate writers, producers, directors, authors and illustrators whose work “affirms the […]

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and culture: Over the weekend, Paul, Apostle of Christ was screened at New York City’s Sheen Center for Thought & Culture. Paul, Apostle of Christ opens  Friday, March 23rd.

Here’s this week’s dispatch from the crossroads of faith and culture: Interesting idea for a movie. I’m born a Catholic and I’ve heard his letters read in church almost every Sunday – but I know next to nothing about the […]