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"Inspired By Media Group and Danteck Group partner to distribute NowBible, a dramatic Bible production featuring Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, LL Cool J, Bishop TD Jakes, and a host of others"
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New York, NY - Inspired By Media Group and Danteck Group Inc., have collaborated to create "The Bible Experience - NowBible Color (Audio/Visual Bible Reader - 4GB)." Released in November 2006, Inspired By.The Bible Experience is a series of dramatized audio Bible featuring character portrayals accentuated by a theatrical underscore and musical soundtrack. Additionally, the landmark recording is marked by its all-star, ensemble cast of more than 400+ African American celebrities, renowned clergy and notable personalities. This joint venture delivers the fastest selling Audio Bible of all time, Inspired by.The Bible Experience, pre-loaded onto the world's most innovative Electronic/Audio Bible Reader, The NowBibleT.
Directed by veteran actor-director, Chip Hurd, Inspired by .The Bible Experience is a dramatic audio production which features the performances by a wide variety of industry notables in the areas of stage, screen, film, TV, clergy and music such as Forest Whitaker, Denzel Washington, Blair Underwood, Angela Bassett, Kirk Franklin, Common, Mary Mary, James Avery, Wren T. Brown, Idris Elba, Malinda Williams, Taraji P. Henson, Niecy Nash, Khamani Griffin, LL Cool J, Matt Gibson, Bishop Paul S. Morton, Bishop Charles E. Blake, Bishop TD Jakes, Bishop Eddie Long, Pastor Floyd Flake and more.
Additionally, the project combines first class production quality, a musical score composed by Grammy-winning producers, dramatic performances set to an original musical underscore by the Prague Symphony Orchestra and Hollywood-style sound design created at Technicolor Studios.
For the first time ever, the World's most celebrated audio bible can be experienced through the convenience of the NowBibleT Color. Featuring a 3.2" color touch screen, the NowBibleT allows you to read and listen to Inspired by .The Bible Experience from the palm of your hand. This innovative media player displays Zondervan's TNIV text on screen synchronized to Inspired by .The Bible Experience audio. The complete text of the bible is broken down to the verse level and audio playback can be heard through earphones or the built-in speaker. The NowBibleT Color also features "Quick Jump" navigation, the Words of Christ in red, Bookmark/Highlighting of verses, two Bible Dictionaries, an Electronic Concordance, a "Bible in a Year" reading plan, and "Bible Promises" section for inspiration and guidance. The NowBibleT Color is also an MP3 Music and MP4 Video player, allowing the user to add their own content for a truly customizable media experience.
"IBMG has remained conscious of our consumers' busy lives. Partnering with this innovative company and using this revolutionary device, allows them to hold the power of the Word in their hands, and it further solidifies that Inspired by. The Bible Experience has, not only an extensive life, but continues to remain committed to accommodating the lives of those who desire to have easy access to their faith," says Ron Belk, President and CEO of Inspired By Media Group.
Released in November 2006, Inspired by.The Bible Experience brought together well over 40 years of stellar experience with its executive producers and management team. Included are Lou "Buster" Brown, a three-time Grammy-winning music producer, Kyle Bowser, veteran TV/film producer, Ron Belk, technology expert/New Media producer and Robi Reed, veteran TV/film producer and Emmy-winning casting director. Chip Hurd served as the project's senior director. Wren Brown, Andi Chapman and Mark Swinton round out the directorial team, while Nancy Sprow serves as line producer.
Founded in 2002, Danteck Group, Inc. provides "Innovative Bible Technologies for the Mobile World" via the unique NowBibleT electronic platform. The company's products feature synchronized text and audio narration of the Bible, LCD touch screen displays, and MP4 Video/MP3 Audio capability. Danteck's most recent bible products have reached "best-seller" status on Christianbook.com, and garnered an average five star rating by consumers. Visit Danteck on the web at www.nowbible.com
About Inspired By Media Group
Branded by its signature banner Inspired By., Inspired By Media Group, Inc., is committed to serving the faith-based and general markets by creating family oriented products that are culturally relevant in scope. With more than a combined 40 years in the convergent areas of music, television, film, theater, literature, new media and technology, the company is an industry leader in delivering contemporary multimedia products. Visit Inspired By Media Group on the Web at www.inspiredby.com and www.thebibleexperience.com or www.zondervan.com
Zondervan is the leading Christian communications company in the world. Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, produces Bibles, books, new media products, gift products from its Inspirio group and children's products from its Zonderkidz group. The world's leading Bible publisher, Zondervan holds exclusive North American publishing rights to the New International Version of the Bible, the bestselling modern English translation in the world. More than 215 million copies of the NIV have been sold or distributed worldwide. Visit Zondervan on the Web at www.zondervan.com.
For more information about The Bible Experience, NowBible device and Zondervan, please visit the websites listed above. To speak with the creators of the NowBible or The Bible Experience, contact Rhonda Ridley at Affinity Public Relations at 718-432-6412 or Rhonda@affinity-pr.com