Producers for the beloved recreation present have determined to maintain former “Massive Bang Principle” star Mayim Bialik and champ Ken Jennings in place as “Jeopardy” hosts for the foreseeable future, with the pair splitting duties.
“I write right this moment with the thrilling information that now we have closed and signed offers with Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings to be the hosts of Jeopardy! shifting ahead,” government producer Michael Davies introduced in a press release Wednesday on the present’s web site. “In Mayim and Ken, now we have two excellent hosts at the start of their Jeopardy! internet hosting careers who join with their very own distinctive fanbases, new followers, and the normal Jeopardy! viewer.”
Jennings will host as the brand new season begins in September, in addition to act as host for the Second Likelihood competitors and Match of Champions, the announcement stated.
Bialik, who additionally at present stars on FOX’s “Name Me Kat,” will host “Movie star Jeopardy!” on ABC in primetime and can host the primary present for a time period starting in January.
“The present plan is to have her host a few new tournaments in addition to the Jeopardy! Nationwide Faculty Championship and as many weeks as she will handle together with her different primetime dedication to ‘Name Me Kat,'” the announcement stated. “We all know you worth consistency, so we won’t flip flop the hosts consistently and can maintain you knowledgeable concerning the internet hosting schedule.”
Davies added: “Mayim and Ken are each terribly gifted and easily pretty people. They help the employees and one another. They love and respect this establishment of a tv program. In return, the employees and I are honored to work alongside them.”