Tuesday, December 1

Pat Sajak

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‘Jeopardy!’ And ‘Wheel Of Fortune’ Begin Taping New Episodes — But With New Pandemic Precautions

Two game show favourites are returning to the studio after being sidelined for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As Deadline reports, “Wheel of Fortune” and “Jeopardy!” are both set to begin taping. However, some adjustments have been made to accommodate social distancing requirements within the shows’ respective studios. RELATED: ‘Ellen’ Joins ‘Jeopardy!’ & ‘Wheel Of Fortune’ To Lose Audience At Tapings Due To Coronavirus Fears According to a source, the “Wheel of Fortune” wheel “has been redesigned to provide proper social distancing between contestants,” while the “Jeopardy!” stage has likewise been rejigged to provide more space between the contestants’ podiums.  Other nods to COVID-19 include: only essential staff and crew allowed onstage; PPE provided for everyone behind the s...