THE Big Bang Theory’s Mayim Bialik will take over the podium of Jeopardy! temporarily.
After the tragic death of longtime host Alex Trebek, who passed away from stage four pancreatic cancer on November 8, 2020, Bialik and ケン・ジェニングス will take over hosting duties through the remainder of season 38.
When did Mayim Bialik host Jeopardy?
ビアリク, known for her award-winning role as Amy Farrah Fowler on the hit CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory, is set to host Jeopardy! till July 29, 2022 which marks the end of season 38.
現在, Bialik is starring in “Call Me Kat” on Fox, which she also executive produces.
Before her hosting duties, the actress spoke about how anxious she was about her role.
“There’s a lot of responsibility that falls on the host,” ビアリク, 45, 言った 人.
“象徴的なプレッシャーもたくさんあると思います. いくつかのスクリプトを見ていたら, 私が考えていた, アレックスはどうしますか [トレベック] これ言ってみて? そして、それはおそらく私が期待されている人ではありません, アレックストレベック, でも頭の中で, I am Alex Trebek — that’s who I want to be.”
“それはおかしいです, because there are different kinds of smart. ジェパディ! smart is a category that I’m not really,” 彼女が言います.
“I have a specific group of knowledge that I can handle, but I think every single time, if I was a contestant, I would forget to phrase the answer as a question,” she went on to explain.
“私は答えてきました, 2、3回だと思います, which is crazy,” 彼女は言いました.
She said stepping up to the podium would be one of the highlights of her career.
“I’ve been saying it’s really one of the most iconic things I think that I’m ever going to do in my career,” Bialik adds.
“It’s going to feel like Forrest Gump, like I’ve been inserted into the Jeopardy! set.”
Who are the permanent hosts of Jeopardy!?
シーズン 37 of Jeopardy! was filled with multiple guest-hosts while the producers searched for a replacement for the late Trebek.
Following the conclusion of the latest season, the producers could not immediately choose who would take over the podium on the historic game show.
リチャーズ resigned after fans slammed him for his past misogynistic comments.
He announced in a memo to the staff. He is reportedly staying on as the show’s executive producer.
月曜日に, 8月 23, 2022, ビアリク was announced as the temporary host for the game show following Richards’ 出口.
しかしながら, 七月に 27, 2022, the Jeopardy! 公式ウェブサイト announced that Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik had signed a deal to become hosts of the show.
Jeopardy premieres on September 12, 2022, with Ken and Mayim hosting the show.
When does Jeopardy! premier?
Jeopardy premieres on September 12, 2022.
Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik will be the official host of the show.