GSN Greenlights Original Series ‘Idiot Test’, Re-Ups ‘The Chase’, Sets Season 3 Premiere Date For ‘American Bible Challenge’, Unveils 2014 Slate

By | Tuesday March 18, 2014 @ 9:59am PDT

GSN has greenlitgsn18 original series Idiot Test, hosted by comedian Ben Gleib, it announced today at its upfront in New York. GSN ordered 40 episodes of the series, which is scheduled to debut later this year. It also re-upped hit series The Chase and set premiere dates for returning The American Bible Challenge and new original series It Takes A Church as it unveiled its 2014 development slate. The network ordered 13 episodes of Chase for Season 3, which is slated to air this year. Hosted by Brooke Burns, with Mark Labbett, The Chase has been seen by more than 15 million total viewers since its premiere in August 2013, GSN says. The network also announced that the third season of its highest-rated original series of all time, American Bible Challenge, will premiere May 22 at 8 PM with two back-to-back original episodes. It will continue with new episodes Thursdays at 8 PM. The upcoming original series It Takes A Church will premiere on Thursday, June 5 at 9 PM following original episodes of American Bible Challenge. GSN also revealed an integration deal with ChristianMingle, the largest online community for Christian singles for the new series. Click over for a complete description of GSN’s slate: Read More »

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CAA Signs Blue Collar Comic Jeff Foxworthy

By | Monday December 16, 2013 @ 4:32pm PST
Mike Fleming

jefffEXCLUSIVE: CAA has signed comedian Jeff Foxworthy and will represent him in all areas. Foxworthy is a big earner in the heartland: He’s the biggest-selling comedy-recording artist in history, a multiple Grammy Award nominee, author of more than 26 … Read More »

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GSN’s ‘American Bible Challenge’ Adds Choir, Kirk Franklin As Co-Host

By | Friday January 18, 2013 @ 9:00am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Musician and producer Kirk Franklin will join GSN‘s The American Bible Challenge as musical co-host for the second season of the network’s breakout  studio-based game, in which contestants compete based on their knowledge of the Bible. Franklin, … Read More »

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GSN’s ‘American Bible Challenge’ Back In March, ‘Family Trade’ To Debut Same Month

By | Wednesday January 9, 2013 @ 11:10am PST

GSN said today that the second season of The American Bible Challenge will return on March 21. Also coming in March, the network said, is the new reality series Family Trade which debuts on March 5 with … Read More »

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GSN Orders 2nd Season Of ‘The American Bible Challenge’

By | Tuesday October 9, 2012 @ 11:31am PDT

Jeff Foxworthy is coming back to test your knowledge of the Good Book. GSN announced today that it has ordered a second season of The American Bible Challenge. The order is for nine episodes of the … Read More »

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GSN Sets Premiere Date For ‘The American Bible Challenge’

By | Monday July 2, 2012 @ 12:12pm PDT

American Bible Challenge GSNGame Show Network announced that it has set an August 23 premiere date for The American Bible Challenge, the Jeff Foxworthy-hosted game show that the network announced back in January. The one-hour show tests … Read More »

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