The Story of God with Morgan Freeman

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The Story of God with Morgan Freeman
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GenreDocumentary
StarringMorgan Freeman
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes15
Production
Executive producers
Running time42 minutes
Production companies
Release
Original networkNational Geographic Channel
Picture formatHDTV (1080i)
Original releaseApril 3, 2016 (2016-04-03) –
April 9, 2019 (2019-04-09)
External links
Website

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman is an American television documentary series that premiered on the National Geographic Channel on April 3, 2016. The series features actor Morgan Freeman who explores various cultures and religions, and their take on religion-related topics, particularly about their belief in a God or a higher power. Freeman previously portrayed God in the films Bruce Almighty and Evan Almighty.[1][2] The second season began airing on January 16, 2017.[3] In January 2018, it was announced that the series had been renewed for a third season, which began a year later on March 5, 2019.[4]

Episodes[edit]

Series overview[edit]

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
16April 3, 2016 (2016-04-03)May 8, 2016 (2016-05-08)
23January 16, 2017 (2017-01-16)January 30, 2017 (2017-01-30)
36March 5, 2019 (2019-03-05)April 9, 2019 (2019-04-09)

Season 1 (2016)[edit]

No. No. Title Original air date
11"Beyond Death"April 3, 2016 (2016-04-03)
22"Apocalypse"April 10, 2016 (2016-04-10)
33"Who Is God?"April 17, 2016 (2016-04-17)
44"Creation"April 24, 2016 (2016-04-24)
55"Why Does Evil Exist?"May 1, 2016 (2016-05-01)
66"The Power of Miracles"May 8, 2016 (2016-05-08)

Season 2 (2017)[edit]

No. No. Title Original air date
71"The Chosen One"January 16, 2017 (2017-01-16)
82"Heaven and Hell"January 23, 2017 (2017-01-23)
93"Proof of God"January 30, 2017 (2017-01-30)

Season 3 (2019)[edit]

No. No. Title Original air date
101"Search for the Devil"March 5, 2019 (2019-03-05)
112"Gods Among Us"March 12, 2019 (2019-03-12)
123"Visions of God"March 19, 2019 (2019-03-19)
134"Deadly Sins"March 26, 2019 (2019-03-26)
145"Divine Secrets"April 2, 2019 (2019-04-02)
156"Holy Laws"April 9, 2019 (2019-04-09)

Home media[edit]

DVD releases[edit]

Region 1
DVD title Season(s) Aspect ratio Episode count Total running time Release date(s)
Season One[5] 1 16:9 6 271 minutes January 10, 2017
Season Two[6] 2 3 180 minutes April 11, 2017
Season Three[7] 3 6 300 minutes April 23, 2019

References[edit]

  1. ^ Law, Jeanie (May 1, 2016). "Morgan Freeman Explores Why Evil Exists in 'Story of God'". The Christian Post. Retrieved May 7, 2016.
  2. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (April 15, 2016). "Morgan Freeman on National Geographic's 'Story of God,' Early Stage Role". Variety. Retrieved May 7, 2016.
  3. ^ Schwindt, Oriana (July 21, 2016). "The Story of God With Morgan Freeman' Gets Second Season Pickup at National Geographic". Variety. Retrieved April 3, 2017.
  4. ^ Haring, Bruce (January 13, 2018). "'Story of God With Morgan Freeman' Renewed For Third Season By Nat Geo – TCA". Deadline. Retrieved January 13, 2018.
  5. ^ "Story Of God W/ M.freeman Ssn1". Retrieved April 3, 2017.
  6. ^ The Story Of God With Morgan Freeman Season 2, on Amazon.com
  7. ^ The Story of God with Morgan Freeman Season 3, on Amazon

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