Alex Trebek

RADIO.COM Staff
November 13, 2019 - 11:07 am
Ever since Ken Jennings broke “Jeopardy!” right after producers lifted the five-game cap on win streaks, the show has seen many champions rise and fall, all attempting to beat Jennings’ monolithic record. These new competitors come with their own signature styles, their own strategies, and their...
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Lizzy Buczak
November 12, 2019 - 10:39 am
A "Jeopardy" contestant paid a heartfelt tribute to Alex Trebek on Monday's episode that left everybody, even the host, near tears. After being stumped by an answer and realizing he had no chance of winning Final "Jeopardy!", the contestant, Dhruv Gaur, wrote down, "We (heart) you, Alex" as his...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 20, 2019 - 11:42 am
You’re commute may get interesting when you play this 'Jeopardy!' game in the car. The gameshow ‘Jeopardy’ is now made for the car by a commuter trivia app called Drivetime. According to CNN Business , the app was founded last year and the company wants to make driving way more fun through safe...
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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek speaks as he is inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner at the Encore Las Vegas on April 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Caitlin Lally
September 17, 2019 - 10:04 am
Trebek said his doctors ordered the treatment after his "numbers went sky high."
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 10, 2019 - 9:12 am
Jeopardy lovers got to see it themselves on Monday night: Alex Trebek is back! Trebek returned for the premiere of Season 36 of the game show. “Thank you, ladies and gentleman, and welcome to our show,” Trebek said when the episode started. “I truly hope you folks have enjoyed revisiting some of...
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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek speaks as he is inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner at the Encore Las Vegas on April 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
March 13, 2019 - 9:14 am
LOS ANGELES (KMOX/AP) - Alex Trebek is back on set, taping new episodes of "Jeopardy!," less than a week after revealing he has Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Sony Pictures says the show tapes on Tuesday's and Wednesday's and Trebek hasn't missed a single day of work on the syndicated quiz show,...
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TV personality Alex Trebek attends the SNL 40th Anniversary Special at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York, NY, on February 15, 2015. (Photo by Anthony Behar/SIPA)
Fred Bodimer
March 12, 2019 - 2:08 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Alex Trebek's announcement that he has pancreatic cancer has raised new awareness of the disease. Fifty thousand Americans receive a pancreatic cancer diagnosis each year. SLU Care's Dr. Ratna Varma is a pancreatic cancer specialist and abdominal surgeon at SSM Health Saint Louis...
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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek speaks as he is inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame during the NAB Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner at the Encore Las Vegas on April 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
March 06, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Trebek said he has to beat it -- he still has three years left on his contract.
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