‘Jeopardy’ Host Mayim Bialik Says She’s Only Met Co-Host Ken Jennings Once

‘Jeopardy’ Host Mayim Bialik Says She’s Only Met Co-Host Ken Jennings Once

Jeopardy! formally introduced yesterday (July 26) that Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik could be taking up because the everlasting co-hosts of the hit quiz present. However do you know that regardless of sharing the co-hosting duties for practically a yr (since September to be precise), they’ve solely met in particular person one time?

Throughout an interview on the Life is Quick with Justin Lengthy podcast, Bialik was requested how she and Jennings, who holds the document for the present’s most consecutive wins, get alongside, to which the Name Me Kat actress responded, “We’ve met as soon as.”

She stated due to COVID-19, producers “are very strict about who’s there. When he’s there, he’s there. Once I’m there, I’m there.”

The 2 started sharing internet hosting duties in Season 38, although they have been on alternating schedules, making it so the one time they really got here face-to-face was after they devoted the stage to Alex Trebek, who died of pancreatic most cancers in 2020.

She stated on the time, Mike Richards, who lasted a mere 9 days earlier than derogatory statements he made resurfaced and he stepped down from the present, had simply been introduced because the everlasting host, including that there was “this bizarre photograph of all of us.”

Regardless of solely assembly one time, the Massive Bang Principle star stated she appears to be like ahead to spending extra time with Jennings, saying, “He’s clearly a legend and an icon and extremely important within the historical past of Jeopardy!”

She added, “He’s a degree of Jeopardy! sensible — I imply, actually you’ll be able to’t contact that. He’s unbelievable.”

Jeopardy! airs weeknights at 7/6c on ABC.

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