‘Jeopardy!’ Hosts: Bialik, Ken Jennings Will Finish 2021
Sony Pictures Television announced the plan the same week that episodes filmed by ousted host Mike Richards are airing.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will split “Jeopardy!” hosting duties for the remainder of 2021. Sony Pictures Television announced the plan Thursday, the same week that episodes filmed by ousted host Mike Richards are airing. Richards, who also lost his role as “Jeopardy!” executive producer, was initially tapped as Alex Trebek’s successor but left the show after past misogynistic and disparaging comments surfaced. Bialik was tapped as interim host, and her…