Ken Jennings Takes the Helm as Host for Celebrity Jeopardy Season 2!
Get ready to test your general knowledge skills and mark your calendars because celebrities are in jeopardy! After a successful inaugural season in early 2023, the popular celebrity game show is back with a bang. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming season:
Premiere Date of Celebrity Jeopardy Season 2:
Make sure to mark your calendars for Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at 8 PM ET/PT as Celebrity Jeopardy returns for Season 2. The official announcement was made on the show’s Twitter account, @CelebrityJeopardyX.
New Host for Celebrity Jeopardy Season 2:
While Mayim Bialik did an outstanding job hosting the first season of Celebrity Jeopardy!, this time, fans can expect to see the legendary Ken Jennings at the helm. Bialik’s absence is due to her support for ongoing strikes by the Writers Guild of America and the Screen Actors Guild, joining hands with SAG-AFTRA union actors.
Star-Studded Lineup for Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2:
A total of 27 celebrities will compete in Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2. Among the notable participants, the initial game will see fierce competition from Utkarsh Ambudkar, Mark Duplass, and Emily Hampshire.
Format of Celebrity Jeopardy Season 2:
Fans can expect the same beloved format as the previous season. Contestants will respond to clues in the form of questions, aiming to accumulate the most money/points in two rounds: Jeopardy and Double Jeopardy. In the Final Jeopardy round, all contestants will wager their earnings on a single question. The contestant with the highest cumulative score after two games will be declared the winner.
In Celebrity Jeopardy, each episode lasts for an hour and features two full games, with the highest combined score advancing to the next round.
There will be three quarterfinal rounds in the season, with nine contestants playing games. Winners of these rounds will progress to the semifinals, and the victors of the semifinals will compete in the highly anticipated Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2 final.
Trailer for Celebrity Jeopardy Season 2:
To catch a glimpse of some famous personalities taking part in the upcoming season, be sure to watch the first promo of Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2.
How to Watch Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2:
For those with traditional cable or TV antennas, simply tune in to your local ABC channel to catch Celebrity Jeopardy! Season 2. Additionally, streaming services like FuboTV, Hulu, and YouTube TV include ABC in their channel lineups.
Furthermore, episodes will be available for streaming on Hulu the day after they air, making it convenient to catch all the celebrity trivia action.