EXCLUSIVE: Behind-the-Scenes of 'The Dovekeepers' With Mark Burnett & Roma Downey
By Leanne Aguilera
There's a one-of-a-kind TV event coming to CBS, and you won't want to miss it.
Mark Burnett and Roma Downey (The Bible) are once again combining their brilliance as executive producers of the new four-hour limited series The Dovekeepers – and only ETonline has your exclusive behind-the-scenes first look.
In our sneak peek video above, Burnett and Downey are on location in Malta and they reveal how they were able to devise the look and feel of the first-century Seige of Masada, along with the goals, research, challenges that came along with creating The Dovekeepers.
Based on Alice Hoffman’s bestselling historical novel, The Dovekeepers centers on a group of extraordinary women whose lives intersect in a fight for survival at the siege of Masada. The project stars Cote de Pablo (NCIS), Rachel Brosnahan (House of Cards) and Kathryn Prescott (Finding Carter) in the title dovekeeper roles.
The Dovekeepers will air as a four-hour limited series Tuesday, March 31st and Wednesday, April 1st on CBS.