Author:The Passion

Fox Puts Twist on Format to Tell Story of Jesus

Following a successful push into live musicals with “Grease Live,” Fox is setting the stage for its next major TV event: “The Passion,” a two-hour special that recounts the last hours of the life of Jesus Christ....

From Pop Star to Jesus Christ

Perhaps you recognize Jencarlos Canela as the lead singer of Boom Boom Pop. Maybe you've seen him on Eva Longoria's hilarious new comedy Telenovela. Whatever the case may be, all of his past projects involving music have proven to come in handy as he prepares for...

Seal: ‘The Passion’ Will Be ‘An Adrenaline Rush’

Known for such hit songs as "Kiss from a Rose," Grammy winner Seal is now lending his vocal talent to "The Passion," a live TV musical set in modern-day New Orleans depicting the final hours of Jesus, in which the singer plays Pontius Pilate. He...

Trisha Yearwood On ‘The Passion’

'It's An Emotional Journey.' Trisha Yearwood chats with Access Hollywood Live's Billy Bush and Kit Hoover about  playing mother Mary in "The Passion," airing March 20 at 8PM ET/PT on FOX. Is she nervous to perform on live TV?...

Meet The Passion’s Jesus, Jencarlos Canela

When Jencarlos Canela found out he was cast for the role of Jesus in Fox's Easter TV special, The Passion, he was almost taken aback. "At first when I was told, 'Hey, would you like to play Jesus?' It's a big responsibility" he says in an...

Passion Stars on Replacing Prayers With Pop Hits

When Tyler Perry heard that Fox was throwing its very own Easter pageant --The Passion, a live musical depicting Jesus Christ's last mortal days airing 8 p.m. ET on March 20, Palm Sunday -- he knew, without question, what he had to do....