Paramount, MGM To Remake Historical Epic 'Ben-Hur'
Description:Mark Burnett and Roma Downey will produce a new version of the historical epic "Ben-Hur," as the faith-based film revival continues on the big screen. Paramount Pictures and MGM announced Friday that they will co-produce "Ben-Hur" with Burnett and Downey, who also made the recent miniseries "The Bible." Famous for its chariot race scene, the film won 11 Academy Awards, including best picture.(0:35)