Followers of the long-running present Jeopardy! have had fairly the journey in recent times, however now had been getting a model new present to problem the minds of…celebrities? The brand new collection is titled Superstar Jeopardy! and can air on Sundays with the beforehand introduced Superstar Wheel of Fortune on ABC.

Whats been attention-grabbing in regards to the announcement (that got here with the remainder of ABCs fall 2022-2023 schedule) was that it mentioned that “a host will be announced at a later date.” Craig Erwich, ABCs Leisure President, says that the exclusion of Mayim Bialiks title isnt that large of a deal. In reality, Erwich mentioned he “wouldn’t read anything into” the exclusion of Bialik. Again when it was introduced that Mike Richards (who rapidly was ousted) was internet hosting, the information was that Bialik would host Jeopardy! specials. So in concept, that is what she was initially signed on for.


At present, Bialik shares internet hosting duties with Ken Jennings. The present continues to be looking for a full-time alternative for former host Alex Trebek after his passing in November of 2020. Jennings and Bialik swap off duties but it surely appears, for now, we dont have a set host on Superstar Jeopardy!.

“It’s really just about the details of the announcement,” the ABC chief advised Selection in an interview earlier than the release of the details about Superstar JeopardyI and lack of awareness on who will host the present. “And we just are not ready yet, but we will be soon. I wouldn’t read anything into it.” When pressed for extra clarification on whether or not Bialik can be internet hosting, by asking in the event that they shouldnt infer that she isnt, Erwich mentioned: “Correct.” So, take that as you’ll. This might imply that Bialiks unique plan of internet hosting the JeopardyI specials continues to be in place or it might imply they’re looking for an alternative choice.

Whats thrilling about this present is that’s will take a look at the information of celebrities and that’s typically a fantastic transfer for the collection. This isnt the primary time weve seen Superstar Jeopardy! and it in all probability wont be the final, however at the very least we all know that its all the time a enjoyable time for the viewers and for trigger (because the winnings usually go to a charity of the celebritys selecting).

Who can be on this spherical of Superstar Jeopardy! and who will host the collection? Properly have to attend and see. Till then, know that Superstar Jeopardy! is heading to ABC on Sunday nights this fall.