One of the Bible’s greatest stories is brought to life in this powerful and moving retelling of “The Passion,” in a smash hit live musical event.
Hosted and narrated by actor and producer Tyler Perry, “The Passion LIVE” will be released on DVD for the first time ever from Shout! Factory on Oct. 4.
With musical arrangements by Adam Anders (“Glee” and “Rock of Ages”), “The Passion” features a star-studded cast including Jencarlos Canela as Jesus, Chris Daughtry as Judas, Prince Royce as Peter, Seal as Pontius Pilate and Trisha Yearwood as Mary.
Specific to this DVD release, all live musical performances are presented in full and unabridged.
Originally aired live on FOX in spring 2016, “The Passion” tells the 2000-year-old story of the last hours of Jesus Christ’s life on earth through passages from the Bible and a variety of popular music, sung by the cast and arranged specifically for the event.
Set in the present, the event follows the dramatic and inspirational story of Jesus of Nazareth as he presides over the Last Supper, and is then betrayed by Judas, put on trial by Pontius Pilate, convicted, crucified and resurrected.
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