Roma Downey is an Emmy nominated actress, producer, and New York Times best-selling author of Box of Butterflies. Roma is best known for starring in the CBS television show Touched by an Angel. Roma and her husband, Mark, produced the television series The Bible, on the History Channel that was viewed by more than 100 million people in the United States. She received the Irish Diaspora Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Screen from the IFTA as well as a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Hollywood trade publication Variety also listed her as Variety’s 100 Most Powerful Women in Hollywood. Roma and Mark live in California.