Roma Downey

Roma Downey

Recent appearances

Praise Praise | Mark Burnett and Roma Downey | March 24, 2021 Mar, 24 2021  07:00 AM

BIO

Roma Downey is an actor, producer, and author from Northern Ireland. She is most well-known for portraying Monica for nine seasons on the popular television drama Touched by an Angel. As the president of Lightworkers Media, a production company she started with her husband Mark Burnett, she oversees the creation of faith- and family-friendly films and programs, including the Emmy-nominated mini-series The Bible, which she produced and in which she portrayed Mary, the mother of Jesus. Additionally, Ms. Downey is a New York Times bestselling author of several books, including her latest, A Box of Butterflies.