Not solely are Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings “Jeopardy!” co-hosts however they’re co-stars now too!
Jennings appeared on Bialik’s Fox sitcom, “Name Me Kat”’s third season premiere. This marked the primary time he’s appeared in a scripted comedy.
“I’m very dazzled by every part,” Jennings advised ET.
He additionally mentioned how his “Jeopardy!” predecessor Alex Trebek would make frequent appearances on scripted tv on such exhibits as “Cheers,” “Golden Women,” and likewise Bialik’s former present “Blossom.”
Jennings mentioned it was “an honor to proceed that custom.”
The episode, titled “Name Me Ken Jennings,” discovered Kat (Bialik) sitting subsequent to Jennings on a flight residence to Louisville, the place she was about to find her staff had made massive time modifications to her cat cafe.
Jennings talked up the episode and Bialik, saying, “she’s coming from her glamorous trip and I’m stunned by her sheer drive of persona, identical to in actual life.”
“Anyway you chop it, we’re very grateful to have a 3rd season,” Bialik mentioned of the present. “So, to have the ability to kick it off with such an icon is admittedly particular.”
The 2 showing onscreen within the episode was truly solely the second time they’ve met in particular person. The primary was a photoshoot for “Jeopardy!.” Whereas they cut up internet hosting duties they’re not on set on the similar time.
“It’s like Superman and Clark Kent. We’re by no means in the identical room,” Jennings remarked.