Warning: getimagesize(http://dev.blackenterprise.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2013/02/be_news_blue22.jpg): failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found in /home/blackenterprise/public_html/wp-content/themes/blackenterprise/single-standard.php on line 35
Gospel musician and host of BET’s Sunday Best, Kirk Franklin, has a new gig as co-host of the Game Show Network’s Bible trivia show The American Bible Challenge, Clutch reports.
The American Bible Challenge premiered last season with record-breaking ratings for Game Show Network — 1.7 million viewers. Its second season begins on March 21st featuring Franklin, with Gospel choir in tow, alongside current host Jeff Foxworthy.
“The show is a fresh and fun approach to celebrating the Word of God,” Franklin told Deadline, “and being able to provide an element of praise, worship and honor is both exciting and humbling.”