A new podcast, “Inside Jeopardy!,” promises interviews with hosts, and more


Jeopardy!Audio lovers suddenly have an entire new world of audio pleasure available to them. Inside Jeopardy!This podcast will take listeners behind-the scenes to see how sausage is made. It’s just one of a few podcasts for fans of the show to enjoy.

Inside ‘Inside Jeopardy!’

Inside Jeopardy!This exclusive glimpse into what happens behind the scenes of the production process offers a rare look. It’s hosted by executive producer Michael Davies. “It’s a brand new podcast with all the answers,”Davies said in A teaser trailer. The show promises interviews with just about anyone you’d care to hear from: important staff, hosts, celebrity fans, and super champions.

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August 1 was the debut episode. Sarah Foss, the producer, is also present. Sarah Foss, a producer, joins Davies. Jeopardy!. Podcast has secured a coup for an episode: The first ever sit down interview with Mayim Bialik & Ken Jennings. This is huge news. Jeopardy!Fans and it should be entertaining to hear both hosts share their views on the crazy journey it took to get there.

The ‘Jeopardy!’ Hall of Fame

The podcast also announced the Inaugural inductees Jeopardy!Hall of Fame. The Class of 2020 focuses on five pioneers: Merv and Julann Griffin. Julann was famously the one who came up with the idea to answer a question in the form of an essay. 

Alex Trebek will induct, which is a great honor. Johnny Gilbert, the announcer, will be inducted. Harry Friedman will also be inducted. Friedman was an executive producer for many years before he retired in 2020. He was the one who suggested lifting the five-game limit on winners to make way for super champions. Davies added that he would like to induct the game show’s original host, Art Fleming, someday.

Check out these other podcasts

If you’d like more podcasts about the world of Jeopardy!Next, you can click and select the host you want. Bialik hosts Mayim Bialik’s Breakdown. It’s a podcast about breaking down mental health issues and has featured such celebrity guests as Justin Long and Dustin Hoffman.

Jennings is co-host OmnibusA long-running podcast about trivia that tells bizarre but true stories. Jennings was landed in hot water by the podcast, which led to his path to hosting Jeopardy!A little bit rockier 

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Next week’s episode will feature loads of announcements regarding the Tournament of Champions, including announcing contestants and an interview with Buzzy Cohen. The podcast and hall of fame are all part of Davies’ new tenure as executive producer.

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