The Season 15 taping still went on. I am not inhaling," Mandel told Entertainment Tonight in Los Angeles this week of the strain known worldwide as COVID-19. However, he is taking it to a whole new level. Howie Mandel, notorious germaphobe, will shake fellow judges’ hands on America’s Got Talent this season.
These and other revelations too numerous … On "Deal or No Deal" and "AGT," Mandel doesn't shake hand with contestants. To say Howie Mandel is taking the coronavirus very seriously is an understatement. The germ transfer of that isn't as high as it is as one that shakes hands. We all know that Howie is one that doesn't shake hands but will do a fist bump. The story goes that huggable stand-up comedian Howie Mandel, who ran a carpet business once upon a time, began his show biz career by chance while catching amateur night at the Comedy Store on the L.A. Sunset Strip during a vacation. Mandel, 64, suffers from severe germophobia, a symptom from his obsessive-compulsive disorder. Helping Hands: Howie Mandel Duration: 04:43 4/3/2020 “America’s Got Talent” judge, comedian and producer Howie Mandel shares how you can … He also has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), making it tough for the 61-year-old to sit still. Howie Mandel, Producer: Bobby's World. "I don't inhale. Goaded on by friends to try out, a producer spotted him, hired him for an appearance on the comedy game show … Mandel obsesses about germs, so shaking hands and touching are big no-nos. These and other revelations too numerous to … Howie Mandel, notorious germaphobe, will shake fellow judges' hands on America's Got Talent this season.
Judges Howie Mandel, Sofia Vergara and Simon Cowell all showed up to greet the live studio audience, TMZ reported..
Deal or No Deal viewers know that host Howie Mandel doesn't shake hands with guests—he does a fist bump. Howie Mandel has struggled with obsessive compulsive disorder for some time, but hypnotist Chris Jones broke the trend when he convinced Mandel to shake … Howie Mandel‘s struggle with obsessive-compulsive disorder and germaphobia has long been documented, and on the May 26 season 10 premiere of …