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Nonso Anozie Will Be Samson The Israelite Whose Strength Lay In His Hair

Nonso Anozie Will Be Samson The Israelite Whose Strength Lay In His Hair

I recall when I interviewed him in May, he mentioned that he had a handful of projects on the horizon that he couldn't quite talk about back then, for any number of reasons; I assume this may have been one of those projects.

Towards the end of the video interview below (uploaded to YouTube yesterday), the Brit thespian reveals that he's been shooting an epic project for the History Channel here in the USA titled simple, The Bible. Specifically, he plays Samson (as in the story of Samson and Delilah) – the Israelite who was granted supernatural strength by God (his strength is in his hair) in order to combat his enemies and perform heroic feats like wrestling a lion, and slaying an entire army.

Hearing all this, I immediately remembered that, last spring, we announced that the History Channel had greenlit a 5-part, 10-hour epic series based on the bible, from start to finish, with Mark Burnett, the executive producer of Survivor, shepherding the project.

Titled The Bible, as Nonso mentioned, the series will focus on some of the most universally familiar tales from the bible; which ones? We don't know all of them yet; athough we can now confirm the story of Samson and Delilah will be one of them. And I'm sure we can bet that the crucifixion of Jesus Christ will be at the top of that list, as will Noah's Ark, and the Exodus to Daniel in the Lion’s Den.

The 10-hour project, which Burnett is said to have been working on for the last 3 years, is reportedly shoot on location, and will include a combo of live action and CGI (well, naturally).

"This series will bring the historical stories of The Bible to life for a new generation," said History Channel president Nancy Dubuc.

I couldn't find much else about who's been cast in this mini-series. There isn't even an IMDB page for it. I did find one recent report that said Portugal’s Diogo Morgado is playing Jesus in The Bible, and that principal photography is wrapping up, with the series set to premiere next year, I'm guessing on the History Channel.

I also found a press release stating that, next week Monday, July 16th, there will be a first-look presentation of The Bibleduring the International Christian Retail Show in the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Floridawith Mark Burnett & co-producer Roma Downey present. Makes sense…

The pair will share footage and images from the production, and I won't be surprised if those same images and the footage turn up online soon after that.

Of course I'm thinking about Nonso playing Samson, the Israelite, and already hearing all the complaints that will follow once word gets out, that'll probably read something like this: "Why's a black British man playing an Israelite? Samson wasn't black!"

And then I thought, if Samson's strength lies in his long locks, does that mean Nonso' going to wearing a wig? And will that wig comprise of dreadlocks?

Here's the interview:

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Jacob Obadiah

Praise you Almighty God Jesus, the Christ for this
opportunity to speak truth to the children of men..

This is going to be interesting.. Before I begin… I
invite any Bible believing Christian in love to challenge
anything I write. No offense will be taken.. If Jesus
were a Caucasian – I would love him the same. In fact
when I was a younger man and thought he was
white – I loved him then….
Praise the Lord.

Not only was Samson black, but From
Adam to Jesus the Bible is black with
exception to the non-indigenous white
Greeks and Romans. I can prove this
if you are willing to look at the scriptures
with an open mind and forget what history,
tradition, folklore, theologians and the
television tells us what the race of the people
in the Bible were.

The Bible not only substaniates that Cush ( Gen 10:6
/ Strong's # 3568 ) the progenitor of Ethiopia,
and the grandson to Noah by his youngest son Ham
was black, but all 8 people on the ark.

There were no people on the Earth besides the
8 people who got off the ark.

Noah was Cush's grand father, therefore, he
had to have been black as well. Think about
this for a second. Cush was black, therefore
all his brothers who had the same mother and
father ( Ham ) were black as well. Remember,
besides Noah's wife, there were 3 other women
on the ark who I will prove had to have been
black as well.

Cush other brother ( Gen 10:6 ) Mizraim
was the father of the Egyptians.. Mizraim
had the same mother and father as Cush, so
did Phut who became the progenitor of the
Lybians. And last but not least was the fourth
son, Canaan born of Ham and his mother who
was also on the Ark… Now if you accept how I
am explaining the Bible, you must accept that
the Philistines (Gen 10:13-14 ) are black b/c they
are descendants of the Mizraimites who I already
proved are black according to the Bible..

Now explain to me how Ham could be black if
Noah, and his wife weren't black? People…
think… Noah's son Ham was the father of the
African race.. Yeah, I will believe Noah was a
white man the day George W. Bush could
have a biological son with Laura Bush that
could be mistaken for Flavor Flav or any of
the Jackson 5 before plastic surgery.

You can't explain how two non-black people
on the ark can have a biological son who became
the progenitor of the African race….. Noah and
all three of his son's were black.. The white race
came about by the curse of Canaan ( Lev 13:3-4,
13, 43 )….

It's as simple as that…..

Now that you know Noah and his three
son's were black you now know that
Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob were also
black.. Joseph was mistaken ( Gen
42:7 ) for an Egyptian by his brothers…

So what do we have here? We have the
black descendants of Shem (Joseph)
way beyond Abraham – being mistaken
for a descendant of Ham's 2nd son
( Mizraim Egypt /
Strong's # H4714 ) Mizraim.

Follow me.. 2 of Noah's sons descendants
of Shem ( Joseph / Gen 42:7 ) and Ham
are mistaken for the same race. And
descendants of Japheth in the Apocrypha
( 1 Maccabees 12:21 ) are called brethren
to the Israelites. And I am expected by
"society" to think that the entire (95%)
of the Bible is not black ? I can't fooled
anymore with the man's "his-story"..

Moses, Apostle Paul & all the sons of
Israel were mistaken for ( Gen 50:11
/ Exo 2:19 / Acts 21:38 ) Egyptians
as well…

The Bible says Jesus had wooly hair,
[ Daniel 7:9 KJV ] feet in color to brass
burnt in an oven [ Rev 1:13-15 ] , and
compared his complexion to a birthstone
[ Rev 4:3 ] which comes in many colors
including one the tone of Chris Rock..

Job said he was black as well as
Solomon.. ( Job 30:30 / SOS 1:5-6 )
God said Judah was black
[ Jeremiah 14:2 KJV.. Lam 4:8 ], and
that Jacob would never become white..
…Isaiah 29:22..

If we are willing to shut the voices of
history ( Jeremiah 16:19 ), tradition,
and the television out of our minds,
we can see that everyone in the
Bible except the Greeks and Romans
were black… And even the ancient
sons of Japheth were the first
Europeans, so whites are not even
native to Europe…

How could I forget…Those Arabs in the Middle
East and North Africa are the children of rape.
The Romans and Greeks [ Zec 9:6 ] mixed a lot
of vanilla in them chocolate Africans which are
now carmel Arabs. They are too ashamed to
bring it up in conversation, and whites have
buried this history to the point that the Arabs
themselves have forgotten how they came to be a
new people. Add to that blacks are the most undesirable
( Zep 2:1, 1:17 / Deu 28:37 ) people. If blacks
hate themselves more than the Klan ever hated
them and pass for being white when they can,
why is it a surprise to anyone Arabs would hide
the fact that they are the children of rape between
blacks and Caucasians ? Try getting a very
heterosexual and macho prison inmate to admit he
was sexually assaulted in jail, and then you will
understand the Arabs denial of how they came
to be light skin..

I almost forgot about the people of Sodom
( Gen 10:19 ) being black, as well the
Phonecians ( Gen 10:19 / Sidon …..
Strongs # H6721 ) who we get most of our
English alphabet from…

John 8:32


Why would people complain that Samson wasn't Black? He quite possibly will be the only accurately portrayed character in the series. "My people perish from a lack of knowledge." Hosea 4:6



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