The Game Show network has a great mix and a monster hit with the game show The American Bible Challenge. It is the station’s highest rated original series of all time. The American Bible Challenge returns with hosts by Jeff Foxworthy and Kirk Franklin.
Kirk took a few minutes out to talk about the new show. Here is what he had to tell us.
E8: What did you think of your debut on the show last season?
Kirk Franklin: It was cool. I learned I didn’t know as much as I thought I did. (laughs) So, I learned so much.
E8: What’s different this season?
Kirk Franklin: There’s more music and more engagement.
E8: What did you most enjoy?
Kirk Franklin: I just love people I had such a great time with the people on the show.
E8: What was your favorite moment?
Kirk Franklin: There were these religious sisters on and they had swagger! It was great I really enjoyed them so much. We had fun.
Watch the clip below Kirk of The Sisters of Mary!
E8: What is your favorite scripture?
Kirk Franklin:Romans 8: 28 –And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.
Season three of The American Bible Challenge will bring a new set of diverse, fun and colorful contestants which include a team of former beauty queens, motorcycle riding priests, police officers and Mormon moms. The show has also added brand new games that put the contestant’s spiritual and physical talents to the test with new categories that include “Christ or Klingon” in which contestants have to guess whether words are from the Bible or Star Trek’s Klingon language; “Curse You Autocorrect” where contestants must decipher a typed Bible passage that has been “autocorrected” and “Nazareth Enquirer” with sensational Biblical headlines that could have appeared in a tabloid.
GRAMMY® winner and multi-platinum-selling musician and producer Kirk Franklin, known for his unique style of Gospel music, serves as musical co-host. His sense if humor and aptitude to make people comfortable make the show a must watch.
Season three premieres on Thursday, May 22nd at 8 PM (ET/PT) with two back-to-back original episodes and continues with new episodes Thursdays at 8 PM (ET/PT) on GSN.
Take a first look at this new season!
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