Mayim Bialik is set to temporarily fill in as the host of “Jeopardy!” following the exit of Mike Richards.
Sony Pictures Television announced in a statement on Monday that “Mayim Bialik will fill in as host of the Jeopardy! syndicated program this week.”
“Mayim was recently announced as the host of Jeopardy!’s primetime specials and spin-offs,” the statement continued. “She is currently scheduled to tape three weeks of episodes (15 episodes) when production resumes this week.”
“As we move forward with production on this season of Jeopardy!, additional guest hosts will be announced,” it added.
‘Jeopardy’: Mayim Bialik to Temporarily Replace Mike Richards as Full-Time Host https://t.co/cDlxXTVENt
— Variety (@Variety) August 23, 2021
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