'The Bible' hit TV series to become a movie

History's 10-part miniseries "The Bible" is becoming a movie.

"We're cutting a movie version right now, a three-hour version of Jesus and [we have] many, many offers from theaters globally," executive producer Mark Burnett told The Hollywood Reporter. The film will mainly focus on the Resurrection and will hopefully be released in the fall.

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"The Bible" was a huge ratings success, drawing 13.1 million viewers for its two-hour premiere, and has already broken the record for fastest-selling miniseries on DVD of all time.

“A whole year’s projection for DVDs was sold in 6 days,” Burnett told Entertainment Weekly.

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