“Jeopardy!” and “Wheel of Fortune,” like a lot of Hollywood, had paused manufacturing due to the coronavirus pandemic.
On Wednesday a spokeswoman for Sony Photos Tv confirmed to CNN that the reveals will resume manufacturing.
“Wheel of Fortune and JEOPARDY! are returning to the studio to tape episodes for the reveals’ upcoming seasons,” the studio spokeswoman stated in a press release supplied to CNN. “The productions have protocols in place in accordance with present authorities pointers to guard contestants, workers, crew, and expertise from the unfold of COVID-19.”
“Whereas some issues might have modified behind the scenes and on the set to maintain everybody protected, followers can anticipate to see the identical Wheel of Fortune and JEOPARDY! they’ve come to like when the season begins,” the assertion stated.
“Jeopardy!” is hosted by Alex Trebek, 80, and ‘Wheel of Fortune” is hosted by Pat Sajak, 73, with an help from Vanna White, 63, who turns the letters.
Trebek has been battling pancreatic most cancers since final 12 months and in March stated he is beating the percentages. Deadline reported that the units have been redesigned to maintain contestants socially distant from one another on the wheel throughout “Wheel of Fortune” play and that the “Jeopardy!” podiums may even preserve contestants a protected distance other than one another.
Contestants may even be socially distant from the hosts on each reveals.