Anderson Cooper Recalls Getting 'Destroyed' by Cheech Marin on Jeopardy!: 'I Got Really Cocky'

https://www.youtube.com/embed/LsmR6NKMz-8 Anderson Cooper is reminiscing on his past Jeopardy! appearances ahead of his guest hosting gig. Last week, it was announced that Cooper will be joining the rotation of interim hosts in the wake of Alex Trebek's death last year — but it won't be his first experience with the beloved game show. "I've been on four times, so I […]

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Ken Jennings Honors Alex Trebek During First Episode as ‘Jeopardy!’ Guest Host

Ken Jennings kicked off his first episode as the guest host of “Jeopardy!” on Monday night by honoring the game show’s late host, Alex Trebek. Jennings delivered a short but impassioned speech about Trebek’s significance to him and “Jeopardy!” fans, and even got a little teary-eyed. “You know, sharing this stage with Alex Trebek was one of the greatest honors […]

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'Jeopardy!' Will Resume Production With a Series of Guest Hosts, Including Ken Jennings

Jeopardy!, and the world at large, suffered a great loss when Alex Trebek died of pancreatic cancer earlier this month. Jeopardy! tapes episodes in advance, so Trebek’s final appearance on the show won’t air until next month. But then what? Since Trebek’s passing, there have been plenty of theories and suggestions as to who might take over as host of the iconic […]

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'Jeopardy!': Alex Trebek Kindly Asks Fans to Stop Sending Him Mail – 'Your Good Wishes Are Welcome'

Since Alex Trebek’s announcement in March 2019 of his diagnosis with late-stage pancreatic cancer, the Jeopardy! host has received no shortage of kind wishes, get-well messages, and encouragement from fans. While the beloved television personality has expressed how touched he’s been by these gestures, it seems that the time has come for him to request that they stop – but […]

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Alex Trebek recited Lizzo's 'Truth Hurts' on 'Jeopardy!' and people can't get enough of the host's singing

In a "Jeopardy!" episode aired Thursday night, host Alex Trebek recited the lyrics of Lizzo's "Truth Hurts" for a question in the category "Lyrics of Today" for $1,000. A contestant answered correctly: "Who is Lizzo?" Trebek responded, saying: "I did it exactly like she does, didn't I?" in reference to his rendition of the lyrics. The 79-year-old game show host […]

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Alex Trebek's Wife Jean Opens Up About Relying on Her Faith During His Difficult Cancer Treatment

Alex Trebek‘s wife of 29 years, Jean Currivan Trebek, is speaking out for the first time since her husband announced his diagnosis with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March. In an exclusive interview with SurvivorNet, which is the world’s first video and streaming platform dedicated to cancer prevention and treatment news, Jean, 54, talked freely about how she’s been relying […]

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‘Jeopardy!’ contestant almost makes Alex Trebek cry by betting ‘We love you Alex’

Grab the tissues. On Monday night’s episode of “Jeopardy!,” contestant Dhruv Gaur put his heart on his screen, writing “We (heart) you Alex!” instead of a Final Jeopardy answer.  The gesture caught host Alex Trebek, who is currently battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer, by surprise. The 79-year-old’s voice caught, noting the contestant bet big on the sweet note. “That’s very kind of you, thank […]

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