Jesus Mysteries (1 x 120′) – Offers a fresh look at the enduring mysteries that surround Jesus’ life from nativity to crucifixion, starring Nick Simmons, son of famed KISS lead singer and bass guitarist Gene Simmons, in the title role.
The special’s dramatic reconstructions will be produced in a highly stylised way, bringing to life pivotal moments in Jesus’ life with live action shots that have an ethereal quality to them. Examining the pervading questions – from what did Jesus do during the years unaccounted for in the Bible to the symbols of death shrouding the nativity scene.
It offers an in-depth portrait of a man whose life has been revered and reinterpreted for over two millennia. Shedding light on crucial elements of Jesus’ history that have been lost over the generations, the special illuminates fascinating insight into his personal narrative and revolutionising ministry.
This is Simmons’ first documentary role. He has been featured in his family’s hit reality series Gene Simmons Family Jewels, which aired from 2006 to 2012 on the A&E network.
Channel: National Geographic Channel
Producer: Juniper Communications
TX: Early 2014