'Satan' character removed from film 'Son of God' because he looked too much like Obama

A feature film based on the wildly popular 10-hour History Channel min-series, "The Bible," will not include the character of Satan. Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, producers of the History Channel series and the feature film "Son of God" that opens next month, didn't want a repeat of the controversey that occurred when one of the episodes in the mini-series featured an Obama look alike Satan tempting Jesus. What do you think? Separated at birth? Hollywood Reporter: "It gives me great pleasure to tell you that the devil is on the cutting-room floor. This is now a movie about Jesus, the son of God, and the devil gets no more screen time," said Roma Downey, who produced the movie with her husband, Mark Burnett. The film, which 20th Century Fox opens on Feb. 28, is primarily a reshaped version of the The Bible, last year's hit TV miniseries that featured actor Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni as Satan. For Son of God, the 10-hour miniseries needed to be cut down to the two hours or so...(Read Full Post)