GSN announced today that Grammy winner, musician and producer Kirk Franklin, known for his unique Style of Gospel music that blends contemporary sounds, flawless harmonies and inspiring lyrics – will join The American Bible Challenge as musical co-host for the second season of the network’s highly rated original one-hour game show.
“The show is a fresh and fun approach to celebrating the Word of God, and being able to provide an element of praise, worship and honor is both exciting and humbling,” Franklin said.
The first season of The American Bible Challenge garnered the network’s highest delivery in its 18-year history with 1.7 million total viewers for its series premiere and over 13 million total viewers during its run. The success of the show has extended to digital and Social platforms with the launch of The American Bible Challenge Game for iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle and Facebook, which currently has over 8 million game plays, and over 500,000 users.
Look for Franklin on Season two of “The American Bible Challenge” beginning March 21 and Sundays this summer for the sixth season of “Sunday Best.”
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