Mike Richards (television personality)

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Mike Richards
Born Michael G. Richards
(1975-07-05) July 5, 1975 (age 42)
United States California Burbank, California, USA
Occupation Television personality, producer

Michael G. Richards (born July 5, 1975 in Burbank, California), also known as Mike Richards, is an American 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 Price Is Right and Let's Make a Deal[1] and was a candidate to host Price before Drew Carey was chosen.[2] Richards hosted GSN's 2012 revival of The Pyramid[3] and the network's 2016-17 version of Divided.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cristina Kinon (2009-08-04). "Inner Tube: Wayne Brady will host new version of 'Let's Make a Deal' on CBS this fall". NY Daily News. Retrieved 2009-08-06. 
  2. ^ Stuart Levine (2008-08-03). "'Price' names executive producer: Mike Richards to join 'Right' team". Variety. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  3. ^ "GSN Announces Premiere of The Pyramid on Monday, September 3". 12 July 2012. Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 12 July 2012. 
  4. ^ "GSN Debuts New Original Game Show Series Divided with Season 4 Premiere of Idiotest on Thursday, January 19" (Press release). GSN Corporate. December 12, 2016. Retrieved January 19, 2017. 
Media offices
Preceded by
Syd Vinnedge
Executive Producer of The Price Is Right
2008–
(with Syd Vinnedge, 2008–2009)
(with Tracy Verna, 2010–)
Succeeded by
incumbent
Preceded by
Donny Osmond
Host of The Pyramid
2012
Succeeded by
Michael Strahan