NBC nabs "The Bible" sequel from Mark Burnett

"This will be attention-getting in every way," NBC Entertainment boss Robert Greenblatt says of "A.D.: Beyond the Bible," which will follow-up the ratings smash of History channel's "The Bible."

Norman Weiss has been doing TV Tattle since the week "Freaks and Geeks" was canceled. He is a Hollywood outsider who was born and raised in Hollywood. "American Idol" and "Dancing with the Stars" are broadcast 2 blocks from his high school.