Mike Richards has just been announced as the new host of “Danger!” After the questionable comments he made in the past resurfaced, he has gone out as the host. He faced strong opposition and called for an investigation of the matter. Lead the show back to their process of finding a permanent host. However, he will continue to serve as the executive producer of the show.
according to deadline, Mike’s comments on his female co-hosts and guests on the podcast were offensive and sexist comments”Random,” He hosted in 2013 and 2014. However, this is not all. According to reports, there have been “indecent remarks” about Jews and Haitians.
Mike announced his decision to resign in an internal memo and said: “I want to apologize to each of you because they have received unnecessary negative attention. danger! The chaos and delays caused in the past few weeks and now. I know that to regain your trust and confidence, I still have a lot of work to do. “
A person who insists on being a show host is Take Burton as an example, Many people remember him from the show “Reading Rainbow”. He is one of the guest hosts of “Danger!”After the death of the long-time host of the show Alex TrebekUnfortunately, he lost the fight with pancreatic cancer.
A Sony Pictures Television spokesperson said of Mike’s decision to step down: “We support Mike’s decision to step down as host. This week we were surprised to learn about Mike’s 2013/2014 podcast and the offensive language he used in the past. We have talked to him about our concerns and our expectations for the future. Mike has been with us for the past two years and has led danger! The team went through the most challenging period in the history of the show. We hope that as an EP, he will continue to do so in a professional and respectful manner. “
The show is already in production, but because they are looking for a new host, it has been suspended today. Prior to this, the guest host will once again be on stage to perform the duties of the host.
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TSR Staff: Jade Ashley @Jade_Ashley94