Mayim Bialik‘s extraordinarily well-received two-week Jeopardy! guest-hosting stint is about to conclude on Friday, and the Name Me Kat star is making no secret of the truth that she needs the job full-time.
“There’s not any reply that doesn’t embrace sure,” she lately declared to USA In the present day. “Personally and academically talking, this can be a actually, actually, actually pretty place that I felt so snug, and was actually honored to be a part of it in any method… It is a dream job.”
A last determination on who will completely succeed the late, legendary Alex Trebek shall be made later this summer time.
“Our purpose has been to current all kinds of visitor hosts with totally different talent units and backgrounds on our path to discovering a everlasting host,” EP Mike Richards, who served as an interim host himself, lately mentioned. “Our passionate followers are telling us what they like, and we’re listening. All the visitor hosts have introduced individualism, power and an genuine love of our present to every of their episodes.”
Forward of Bialik’s Friday swan music, we gotta ask: How does she stack up towards her visitor host rivals, which, along with Richards, contains GOAT contestant Ken Jennings, former In the present day co-host Katie Couric, polarizing well being guru Dr. Mehmet Oz, NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers, 60 Minutes‘ Invoice Whitaker and Jeopardy! champ Buzzy Cohen? (For the report, the remaining guest-host roster contains In the present day’s Savannah Guthrie — who follows Bialik starting June 14 — CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Studying Rainbow fan fave LeVar Burton, Good Morning America‘s George Stephanopoulos and Robin Roberts, NBC’s David Faber and sportscaster Joe Buck.) Vote beneath!