Tuesday, 9.30pm, Nine More than 100 million viewers tuned in to this 10-part series on the world’s bestselling book when it premiered in the US earlier this year. Produced by Mark Burnett ( Survivor, Celebrity Apprentice, The Voice) and his wife, actress Roma Downey ( Touched by an Angel), who were inspired by Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten Commandments, the epic project manages to straddle the whole yarn from Genesis to Revelation. Diogo Morgado plays Jesus and Downey Mother Mary. The story, however familiar, still has pull: DVD and Blu-ray sales have broken all records. Tonight, Jerusalem is taken by the ruthless and powerful king of Babylon, Nebuchadnezzar; Daniel is thrown into the lions’ den.