Mike Richards Biography
Mike Richards was named the new host of Jeopardy alongside guest host Mayim Bialik. Richards is a television producer and game show host. He succeeds the late Alex Trebek as the host of Jeopardy.
Mike Richards Age
Richards is 46 years old. He was born on 5th July 1975 in Burbank, California, United States
Mike Richards Height
Richards is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Mike Richards Wife
The new Jeopardy host, Mike Richards is married to Stephanie Richards. They have been married for quite some time and have two sons together. Not much is known about her wife as she is a very private person.
Mike Richards Family, Parents, Siblings
Richards was born and raised in the United States by his parents. He graduated from Pepperdine University. Richard is also a private person and only shares things related to his work on his social media pages.
Mike Richards Jeopardy Host
Richards was named the new permanent host of the game show Jeopardy on 11th August 2021. Guest host Mayim Bialik will be hosting future primetime specials and spinoffs. He will begin hosting the show in September 2021 on its 38th season. Richard had previously filled in for two weeks as a guest host of Jeopardy after the passing of Alex Trebek died in 2020.
Richards first hosted the Jeopardy show on February 22, 2021. He received praises on social media for handling the tension on the show very well. they even called for him to be made a permanent host. In an interview, he said;
“I didn’t know I was going to be doing it until three days before, and so I had not prepared myself to host in the way that I know other guest hosts are,” Richards stated in the interview. “So there was just a lot to unpack.”
“Plus, I also only owned one suit, so there was a little bit of scrambling there,” the host humorously recalled. “It was very fun; humbling doesn’t begin to describe the feeling. It hit me like a ton of bricks when Johnny Gilbert announced my name. That’s of course the last thing you hear when you start to walk out. … and it was overwhelming in the moment.”
Mike Richards Net Worth
Richards has an estimated net worth of $2 million as a producer and television host.
Mike Richards TV Shows
Richard has mostly worked behind the scenes as an executive producer or director. He has also hosted a number of game shows.
- Beauty and the Geek
- Weakest Link
- The Price Is Right
- Let’s Make a Deal
- The Pyramid
- Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
- f Wheel of Fortune
Richards Short Bio
- Full name: Mike Richards
- Age: 46 years old
- Date of Birth: July 5, 1975
- Height: 5 feet 9 inches
- Weight: To be updated
- Parents: To be updated
- Siblings: To be updated
- Wife: Stephanie Richards
- Children: Two sons
- Education: Pepperdine University
- Occupation: Television personality, producer
- Net Worth: $2million