Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings Confirmed to Continue Splitting Hosting Duties in Season 40

Yesterday, the reports on Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings continuing to split hosting duties for Season 40 of Jeopardy! were confirmed, w/ Jennings kicking things off in September and w/ Bialik being said to host in January. Bialik will also host primetime versions of the show including the upcoming Celebrity Jeopardy! revival.


J! Quickcap: 7/28/2022

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All-female penultimate panel
-Katrina Hill, a non-profit professional from Alexandria, VA
-Heidi Reese, a patent examiner orig. from Bay City, MI

Returning champion: Brianne Barker (1-day $11,700)

Pre-FJ! Scores: Katrina: $20,200/Brianne: $13,800/Heidi: $7,300 (Combined: $41,300)

Correct/Incorrect: 53/6
Rebounds/Rebound Attempts: 3/4

Unplayed Clues ($ left on the board): 0 ($0)

Coryat Score: $41,600 (+$2,200 vs. yesterday)
Lach Trash: $6,600 from 6 triple stumpers (-$2,200 and -1 TS vs. yesterday)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $5,800 (No change vs. yesterday)

Daily Double and Final Jeopardy! Correct Answers: 2 each

Winner: Katrina ($27,601)

Brianne departs w/ $12,700.

My Rating: 8 (B-)

ant0824’s Rating: TBA

Ismael’s Rating: 8 (B-)

Adam’s Rating: TBA