Question: Who played Jesus in the Bible?

What happened to the actor who played Jesus?

Caviezel portrayed Jesus Christ in Mel Gibson’s 2004 film The Passion of the Christ. During filming, he was struck by lightning, accidentally scourged, had his shoulder dislocated, and suffered from pneumonia and hypothermia.

Why was Jim Caviezel struck lightning?

Jim Caviezel experienced a shoulder separation when the 150lb cross dropped on his shoulder. … Caviezel also admitted he was struck by lightning while filming the Sermon on the Mount and during the crucifixion. His hair actually caught fire from this, but he was otherwise miraculously unharmed.

How many times was Jim Caviezel struck by lightning?

Not only was Jim Caviezel hit, but assistant director Jan Michelini was struck twice. In one instance, Caviezel and Michelini were together under the latter’s umbrella when they were zapped. ”I’m about a hundred feet away from them, when I glance over and see lightning coming out of Caviezel’s ears.

Is Roma Downey related to Robert Downey?

No relation to Robert Downey, Jr., despite a popular misconception.

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