JEOPARDY! alum Buzzy Cohen has hinted that Mayim Bialik won’t be the host of the present’s Movie star version.
The 46-year-old has been the frontrunner to host the brand new model of the sport present for months, nevertheless it appears another person could be beating her out for the gig.
Buzzy, who now stars as a Chaser on ABC’s The Chase, is a earlier Jeopardy! champ and visitor host.
On Thursday, he jumped right into a Twitter dialog to present a bit of tease concerning the upcoming Movie star Jeopardy collection, and the likelihood that Mayim will not be internet hosting it.
A fan account devoted to the sport present had tweeted: “100% ready to be flawed however nonetheless not completely believing that the Mayim-hosts-primetime-Jeopardy factor continues to be right here.
“If that was nonetheless a factor I really feel like the various press releases speaking about Movie star Jeopardy would have talked about her by now.”
Fueling the hypothesis, Buzzy replied with a gif of Yoda saying, “No, there may be one other.”
Followers instantly began to get enthusiastic about what his tweet might be hinting at.
“WAIT WHAT,” one requested, together with an emoji of eyes trying to find solutions.
A second despatched again a gif of Yoda saying, “So sure are you.”
A 3rd excited follower puzzled: “BUZZY IS THIS AN ANNOUNCEMENT?”
Jeopardy! followers began to surprise if even after the present season of The Chase is over, if Buzzy will proceed his partnership with ABC and be the one to host the Movie star version.
He is a former champ and appeared in 9 video games in April and Could 2016.
Buzzy was referred to as “Mr. Character” by the late, nice Alex Trebek.
On the finish of his run, he took residence $164,603.
Buzzy got here again to Jeopardy! for the 2017 Match of Champions, the place he received the grand prize of $250,000.
He then went on to look within the Jeopardy! All-Star Video games relay match in 2019.
In 2021, Buzzy hosted the Match of Champions, main followers to beg for Jeopardy! to make him a everlasting host.
As an alternative, that gig is presently being fought for by Mayim and Ken Jennings.
Now, although, followers are questioning if Movie star Jeopardy! could be his subsequent alternative to host.
Nonetheless, final month, an ABC government dropped a touch that Mayim would tackle the function.
The community introduced Celeb Jeopardy! through the reveal of its Fall 2022-2023 schedule, however within the reveal, in response to VarietyABC added: “A bunch might be introduced at a later date.”
The President of ABC Leisure and Hulu Originals, Craig Erwich, teased that he “wouldn’t learn something into” this be aware concerning the emcee not but being shared.
Regardless of her title being disregarded of the announcement, Mayim will possible be tapped for the gig, as she was beforehand revealed to be engaged on Jeopardy! spinoffs.
The ABC exec instructed the outlet: “It’s actually simply concerning the particulars of the announcement.
“And we simply usually are not prepared but, however we might be quickly.”
When requested if this implies followers shouldn’t assume Mayim will not host simply because her title was lacking, he merely replied: “Appropriate.”