Ken Jennings, Mayim Bialik to host ‘Jeopardy!’ for remainder of 2021

Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik will host the syndicated version of Jeopardy! for the rest of 2021, Sony Pictures Television announced Thursday. The two will take the reins while the search for a new, permanent host to take over for the late Alex Trebek continues in the wake of Mike Richards' controversial exit. Bialik,... Read More.

Mike Richards exits ‘Jeopardy!’ executive producer role

Mike Richards is officially out as executive producer of Jeopardy! after recently stepping down as the quiz show's new permanent host. The news was shared with Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune staff Tuesday via an internal note from Suzanne Prete, the executive vice president of business and strategy for both game shows. "I'm writing... Read More.

Report: Mike Richards in talks to host ‘Jeopardy!’

New Jeopardy! host for $1,000, please. Mike Richards is in "advanced negotiations" to become the new host of Jeopardy!, Variety reports. The classic game show was previously helmed for 36 years by Alex Trebek, who died of pancreatic cancer in November 2020 at age 80.  Following Trebek's final... Read More.