Jeopardy Host Alex Trebek Diagnosed with Stage 4 Cancer
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 09: "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. NAB Show, the trade show of the National Association of Broadcasters and the world's largest electronic media show, runs through April 12 and features more than 1,700 exhibitors and 102,000 attendees. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Long-time Jeopardy host has just been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, but he will attempt to finish out this season of “Jeopardy!” This is according to a video he shared on social media today.
Since 1984, Alex has been successfully hosting and dominating the evening game show biz along with “Wheel of Fortune.” Alex has always said he is not the star of the show … he says it’s all about the game and the contestants.