Mike Richards Biography
Mike Richards is an eminent American game show host and television personality. Richards formerly served as a television producer.
From 2020 to 2021, Mike served for the American television game shows Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! as the executive producer. Initially, the Richards succeeded Alex Trebek as the third host of the daily syndicated version of Jeopardy!
However, Richards after hosting only five episodes resigned as the show host. His resignation over offensive comments came in the wake of ongoing criticism that the journalist made before hosting the show. A resignation
Mike Richards Age
Mike was born in Burbank, California, United States of America, on July 5, 1975. He is 46 years old.
Mike Richards Height
Richards stands at a moderate height of 5 ft 11 inches ( Approx 1.8m).
Mike Richards Education
He is a graduate of the University of Pepperdine.
Mike Richards Family
Mike was born in Burbank, California, United States of America to his caring father and mother. He likes to keep his family details below the radar. Therefore, there is no information about his parents or siblings. We will update you on this section as soon as we have clear facts about his family members.
Mike Richards Wife
He is married to his caring and pretty wife called Stephanie Richards. The duo is proud parents of their two handsome sons.
Mike Richards Salary
Mike’s annual salary of $78,285 per year.
Mike Richards Net Worth
Richards has an approximate net worth of $30 million.
Mike Richards Career
On August 20, An announcement was made stating that Ricahrds would step down after offensive comments he had made in the past emerged. The five episodes He filmed the day before aired in September, as the show’s first day of production on the new season.
Richards retained his role at both shows with the head of its television division, Ravi Ahuja, and the full backing of Sony Pictures
This happened despite speculation that Ricahrds would resign as executive producer of Jeopardy! following the scandal and Wheel of Fortune.
Over a week after He resigned as permanent host, Richards was fired on August 31, 2021, as executive producer of both Wheels of Fortune and Jeopardy. In 2010, Mike was the subject of a wrongful termination lawsuit.