After Beryl New, from Topeka, Kansas, accurately guessed the opening puzzle (a Phrase, “I Like Your Fashion”), host Pat Sajak kicked off the interview portion by revealing that she as soon as met White at an airport. “I did. I met her within the Myrtle Seaside Airport in I believe 2015. She was so sort. She let me take an image along with her,” Beryl defined. “She was carrying a pound cake that her pal had made for her, taking it again residence. She wouldn’t share the pound cake, however she did share an image.”
White smiled as she listened to the story, and after, Sajak remarked, “She’s at all times nice and he or she’s unfailingly well mannered to folks.”
Beryl did make it to the ultimate spherical, however she couldn’t work out the puzzle, a Phrase (“Construct a Agency Basis”), and misplaced, as she suspected, $100,000. (She gained $28,400.) Nonetheless, Sajak instructed her, “you keep proper right here as a result of we have now one thing else to do with you on the shut of the present.”
Sajak recalled the a part of Beryl’s story about White not giving her any pound cake and known as out, “Vanna, it’s essential make up for this!” White then got here out with a slice for Beryl and instructed her, “I’m sorry I didn’t offer you any of my pound cake.” The 2 laughed when Sajak took the plate.
Season 41 is Sajak’s last with Wheel of Fortune, however White is staying on, for a minimum of one other two years, with the report of her new contract approaching September 19. Ryan Seacrest can be taking on as host, starting with Season 42, and he shared his response to White’s contract as a part of an interview with Willie Geist for Sunday TODAY.
“That is such nice information,” he stated. “Vanna has been such a staple on that present and in our dwelling rooms for therefore a few years. I’ve been very excited to work along with her however now that it’s official I can say, ‘Congratulations, Vanna.’ I can’t wait.”
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