CNN legal analyst Laura Coates said in a new interview that "Jeopardy!" producers didn't allow her to try out for the coveted presenter role.
"Jeopardy!" has experienced a year unlike any other, with events behind the scenes proving to be almost as compelling as the action on screen.
Former "Jeopardy!" executive producer Mike Richards stepped down as host under a cloud, which champ Amy Schneider says "tarnished" the show.
LeVar Burton, Anderson Cooper, Aaron Rogers, Robin Roberts, Katie Couric and George Stephanopoulos had also auditioned for the full-time gig.
A host of celebrities have tried out to replace beloved late "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek—and new champ Amy Schneider has revealed who she was rooting for.
Burton, who was among the stars to try out for the "Jeopardy!" hosting role earlier this year, is now moving on with a brand new project of his own.
Arthur Chu, who hit an 11-game win streak on "Jeopardy!" in 2014, has told "Newsweek" where he thinks producers went wrong in choosing Alex Trebek's successor.
Matt Amodio's "Jeopardy!" win streak ended on Monday after 38 victories—and many fans accused him of orchestrating his loss.
Yale Ph.D. candidate Matt Amodio enjoyed a 38-game win streak, which came to an end on Monday night's episode.
Amodio lost on Monday's episode of "Jeopardy!," leaving him in second place for most consecutive wins.
On Friday, Matt Amodio edged past James Holzhauer's "Jeopardy!" record when he won his 33rd game.
Mayim Bialik stepped in to present "Jeopardy!" after Mike Richards' unceremonious exit from the quiz show.
Mike Richards was able to film just one week's worth of "Jeopardy!" episodes before stepping down as host.
Ph.D. Yale student Matt Amodio has become a fan favorite thanks to his record-breaking run on "Jeopardy!" this year.
"This was beyond my wildest dreams going in," said Amodio, who joins Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer as the only contestants to reach the earnings mark.
It has now been announced that the hosting duties will be split between Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik for the rest of the year.
Mike Richards remained in his job as "Jeopardy!" executive producer for almost two weeks after his offensive podcast comments resurfaced.
Mike Richards exited his role as "Jeopardy!" host just nine days after he was announced as Alex Trebek's permanent successor.
Mayim Bialik will be stepping in as "Jeopardy!" host from Monday after Mike Richards' remarkably brief stint at the lectern.
Mike Richards stepped down from his role as "Jeopardy!" host last month amid a storm of controversy.
Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik are stepping in to host "Jeopardy!" following Mike Richards' exit as presenter and executive producer of the quiz show.
LeVar Burton arrived as "Jeopardy!" guest host with much fanfare and an army of supporters—but he has now had a change of heart.
Mike Richards stepped down from his role as "Jeopardy!" host just nine days after his appointment was announced.
Yale Ph.D. student Matt Amodio has become the star of the quiz show, racking up a winning streak of 20 games.
During his stint on "Jeopardy!" Yale Ph.D. student Matt Amodio has seen a number of guest hosts come and go—including scandal-ridden Mike Richards.
Some people suggested the quarterback may be better suited hosting the game show than leading the Packers after the 38-3 loss.
Mike Richards shot just five episodes as host of "Jeopardy!" before stepping down—and one contestant has shared details of his time on the set.
Mike Richards has quit as host and executive producer of "Jeopardy!" Fans may be surprised to see him presenting the show from September 13 onwards.
The famous "Jeopardy!" lectern has been left empty in the trailer, after Mike Richards' blink-and-you'll-miss-it stint as the show's host.
Staci Huffman, who took part in the show in 2018, spoke to "The Spokesman-Review" about the "Jeopardy!" hosting fiasco.