According to The Hollywood Reporter, it was reported on March 18 that the man who plays Satan on the new show, 'The Bible' looks like President Obama. The new series, 'The Bible' is a new show on The History channel which talks about what happened in the Bible. It is a collaboration between Roma Downey and her husband Mark Burnett. Roman Downey previously starred in the show, 'Touched by an Angel.' Mark Burnett is the producer for Donald Trump's, 'Celebrity Apprentice' and has also given to Democratic candidates including the DNC in 2009 and President Obama in 2008.
The role of Satan on the show is played by actor Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni and bares a startling resemblance to President Obama. However, was he made to look like President Obama with camera tricks and makeup to stand as a political statement or is it a startling coincidence?
'The Bible' is a ten part mini-series and is a big hit already. However, this resemblance between the actor playing Satan and President Obama is stirring up some controversy. You can view the picture and compare the two here.
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