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TV audiences are in for a treat this week with the launch of a 4-hour limited event series from producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett. The Dovekeepers will broadcast Tuesday, March 31 and Wednesday, April 1 on CBS from 9-11p.m. ET. Based off of Alice Hoffman's 2011 bestselling novel, the series will tell the stories of four extraordinary women whose lives interesect in a fight for survival at the Seige of Masada.
The Dovekeepers is based on true events in Israel in 70 CE and gives the perspective of 4 heroic women who worked together daily as dovekeepers with a common bond for survival after 900 Jews were escorted from their homes in Jerusalem by the Romans.
Keep up with The Dovekeepers on Twitter @TheDoveKeepers and at Facebook.com/TheDoveKeepers.
Check out the trailer below!