Mike Richards, the brand new host of Jeopardy! announced just last week stepped down on Friday and said that for now they will revert to guest hosts.
Mike Richards, the new host of “Jeopardy!” just last week came under fire when a website exposed his offensive comments. He said Friday he has stepped down and that they are reverting to guest hosts for now.
“It pains me,” wrote Richards in a memo sent out on Friday morning, “that these past incidents and comments have cast such a shadow on Jeopardy! as we look to start this next chapter.”