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Mike Richards
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Name: Michael G. "Mike" Richards
Born: July 5, 1975
Occupation: Host, TV Personality, Producer
Years active: 2001-present
Known for: Hosting Beauty and the Geek

Michael G. Richards (born July 5, 1975 in Burbank, California), also known as Mike Richards, is a television personality and producer.

Richards is best known as the second host of Beauty and the Geek, and has produced numerous game shows including Weakest Link. Richards is currently the executive producer of the CBS game show The Price is Right and Let's Make a Deal and was a candidate to host Price before Drew Carey was chosen. Richards hosted GSN's 2012 revival of The Pyramid. Richard is also the executive producer on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? On August 29, 2019, Sony Pictures Announced that he will be succeed Longtime Executive Producer Harry Friedman Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! starting in the 2020-21 season. He is also the sixth person to be an interim host of Jeopardy! following the death of Alex Trebek.

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  • Mike Richards hosted another GSN original titled Divided on January 19, 2017.