I'm okay with that. Actually, I'd like to see this be the norm. Isn't it August before they shut everything down for the season, giving us a one month break between seasons.Here's When Jeopardy! Will Run Out of Original Episodes Due to COVID-19
By Michael Ausiello / June 5 2020, 10:52 AM PDT
Jeopardy! will soon be in all-encore mode.
TVLine has learned that the iconic Alex Trebek-hosted game show — which halted production roughy three months ago due to the coronavirus pandemic — will air its last original episode on Friday, June 12. Reruns begin airing on Monday, June 15 and will continue until the show deems it safe to resume production.
...and not "taped", either. Even they were announcing last week that the episodes "...were taped on [DATE]". They no longer use tape, correct?The final week of new shows was recorded (not filmed) on March 11th.
Next week's Wheel of Fortune shows originally aired the week of Feb 17, 2020.
A normal Jeopardy! season runs 46 weeks. They record from August until April and air mid September until end of July. They rerun 3 tournaments the other 6 weeks. The last two seasons have not been "normal."I'm okay with that. Actually, I'd like to see this be the norm. Isn't it August before they shut everything down for the season, giving us a one month break between seasons.