Jeopardy! might not have the ability to replace Alex Trebek in the eyes of video game reveal fans, but that does not imply the program will not search for a replacement in its roster of guest stars. The overwhelming preferred to take over from Trebek is Ken Jennings, whose time as a visitor host ended earlier in January.

Nevertheless, some huge names from the world of acting, broadcasting, sports and medicine are set to have their own attempts at providing in the coming months. Here’s when the revealed line-up of Jeopardy! hosts are arranged to appear:

Jeopardy! visitor hosts schedule

Ken Jennings: January 4 – February 19

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Ken Jennings was the first interim guest host of ‘Jeopardy!’.
GOAT’s six-week stint as a host has actually now come to an end. His tenure was spoiled somewhat by his participation in what became understood as the ‘Bean Father’ debate, the quizmaster (who currently also works on the game show The Chase) remains the bookmakers’ favorite to become the ultimate full-time host.

Mike Richards: February 22 to March 5

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Mike Richards will host ‘Jeopardy!’ in February and March.
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Currently hosting the show is Mike Richards, who is most likely the least familiar of the visitor hosts. He is the executive producer of the program as well as Wheel of Fortun e, nevertheless, and has actually hosted shows like Appeal and the Geek, The Pyramid and Divided.

Asked by USA Today about handling the mantle of Trebek, Richards stated: “Once I was able to get [past] the enormity of the male who supported the lectern for the better part of four years … it was really fun. But at every commercial break, as I stepped back, I would consider Alex, who he was, how great he was, and it was easy to get in your head that way.”

Katie Couric: March 8 to March 19

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Katie Couric will be the next visitor host of ‘Jeopardy!’

Katie Couric will make history as the very first female speaker of the video game program.

Before she has even appeared on the program, nevertheless, some have been trying to develop a Jennings-like debate around the veteran journalist, with an unproven Page 6 article in January saying she may be “too polarizing’ after criticizing Republican congress members on Real Time with Costs Maher.

Dr. Mehmet Oz: March 22 to April 2

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Dr. Oz has been a questionable choice for a ‘Jeopardy!’ guest host.

Dr. Oz’s announcement has actually likewise proven controversial with some. The Ringer, for example, published an article titled, “The Problem With Dr. Oz Guest Hosting Jeopardy!” and many former entrants composing on Twitter that they had a concern with a speaker whose detractors implicate of marketing pseudoscience hosting the program.

Former Jeopardy! entrant and Keep It podcast host Louis Virtel, for example, tweeted: “Not very thinking about Dr. Oz hosting a program about correct info.”

Aaron Rodgers: April 5 to April 16

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Aaron Rodgers during his time as a contestant on ‘Celebrity Jeopardy!’. The QB’s stint as a visitor host of the game program begins in April.
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Less controversial is the news that the Green Bay Packers QB and one-time winner of Celebrity Jeopardy! Aaron Rodgers will have the possibility to host. Rodgers has actually previously called Trebek a “role model,” and his love of the show was even discussed by his fiancée Shailene Woodley in a recent interview with Jimmy Fallon.

The Big Little Lies actor stated:” I do not know him as a football guy. I know him as the nerd who wishes to host Jeopardy! That’s the guy I know.”

Also set to visitor host Jeopardy! are the following:

  • Anderson Cooper: Episode dates TBA
  • Savannah Guthrie: TBA
  • Mayim Bialik: TBA
  • Expense Whitaker: TBA
  • Dr. Sanjay Gupta: TBA


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