'Jeopardy!' Will Go with Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings as Hosts Rest of Year

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will be the only hosts of 'Jeopardy!' for the rest of this season.

9/17/2021 11:16:00 AM

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will be the only hosts of 'Jeopardy!' for the rest of this season.

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will be the only hosts of 'Jeopardy!' for the rest of this season.

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Omg Blossom is going to be a host. Awesome. Ugh, isn't there anyone else who could've stepped in? Someone funny, like Kevin Hart, Steve Harvey....even for just 1 episode? iamwandasykes is hilarious and smart. She would be an excellent choice and would probably help boost your views....Just saying 😉

Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings to Host ‘Jeopardy’ Through Remainder of 2021The 'Call Me Kat' star has been taping episodes for a few weeks in the wake of Mike Richards' firing. Ugh It feels like they're just waiting out her Fox show to get cancelled, and then she'll be the full time host. Why not buzztronics too!? 😔

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings to host 'Jeopardy!' through the end of the yearActor Mayim Bialik and former champion Ken Jennings will host 'Jeopardy!' through the end of the year. Ugh Have LaVar Burton be the full time host. Poor Jeopardy. It died with Alex...RIP Jeopardy

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings to split 'Jeopardy!' hosting duties through 2021\nMayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will host “Jeopardy!” through 2021 following the departure of Mike Richards. Why does it have to be one person? Why can’t it always be two people? Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer would be a better choice. Mayim can't seem to go 10 minutes without reminding everyone that she's a neuro scientist. Nobody cares. She tries to makes everything about her. Why do they hate Levar Burton so much?

Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik will host 'Jeopardy!' for the rest of the yearSony Pictures Television has bought itself some time to sort out its 'Jeopardy!' mess. Not even remotely interested. Boo! MatPatGT was definitely the better option

‘Jeopardy!’: Mayim Bialik & Ken Jennings To Host Syndicated Game Show Through End Of 2021Mayim Bialik is getting her temporary gig as host of the syndicated Jeopardy! extended. The actress and host of Jeopardy!’s primetime specials and spinoffs, will share hosting duties with for… As a country we have spent entirely too much time talking about who is hosting Jeopardy... Looks like Jeopardy will be selecting Ken Jennings for the hosting job. He literally has a 4 month trial run and he'll do well. I'm just disgusted how Sony allowed Richards to ruin the first guest hosts process, it was so disrespectful to the candidates who really wanted the job. Is Jennings not a contender as a permanent host because of controversial tweets he made? Or is the bigger reason due to his other TV commitments? Or a bit of both?

Ken Jennings to Host 'Jeopardy!' With Mayim Bialik Through 2021The pair will switch off as host as their schedules allow. Oh well… I can’t tell you how over I am listening day after day who is hosting Jeopardy… NO ONE CARES… people just want to watch the freaking game! good