NBC’s ‘College Bowl’ Adds ‘Jeopardy’ Vet Harry Friedman As Season 2 Showrunner

NBC has renewed its game show College Bowl for a second season — and is bringing aboard a revered producer to run it. Former Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune executive producer Harry Friedman has signed on to be the showrunner for Season 2 of College Bowl. The Peyton Manning-hosted quiz show is set to return in the 2022-23 season.

NBC’s College Bowl Reboot Gets Summer Launch

Hosted by elite NFL QB Peyton Manning (with his brother Cooper Manning serving as sidekick), Capital One College Bowl will premiere Tuesday, June 22, at 10 p.m. ET.

Peyton Manning To Host NBC ‘College Bowl’

NBC is bringing back gameshow College Bowl with NFL legend Peyton Manning hosting. The Colts star will front the series, which was handed a 10-episode order by the network.

Robert Earle, TV ‘College Bowl’ Moderator, Dies At 93