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How Much Does ‘Jeopardy!’ Host Alex Trebek Make?

Since the 1980s, fans have seen the legendary Alex Trebek host the famous game show “Jeopardy!” Fox Business reported that Trebek set a Guinness World Record in 2014 for “most game show episodes hosted by the same presenter," with Trebek racking up a total of 6,829 shows hosted at the time. Today,...
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'Jeopardy!' Contestants Fell in Love and Got Married After Meeting on Show

What happens when two people get married after meeting on “The Jeopardy!”? What is love, Alex! There was nothing trivial about the love story between Emily Theresa Cloyd and Stacy Cloyd, who met while competing on “Jeopardy!” in 2010. The now couple first met at an audition in Washington, DC,...
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Alex Trebek Offers 'Dream Pick' for 'Jeopardy!' Successor

Alex Trebek has no idea who will replace him when his “Jeopardy!” days are over, but he’s got a suggestion for the people with the power to choose. The longtime host revealed back in March 2019 that he’s battling pancreatic cancer, which has fans concerned about his longevity with the iconic...
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'Jeopardy!' Fans Offer Support to Contestant Suffering from Anxiety

The “Jeopardy!” community is rallying behind a contestant from Thursday’s episode whose nerves got the best of her. Priscilla Drobes, a stay-at-home mom from New York, suffered from a severe case of anxiety while on the popular game show. Throughout the episode, she only answered two questions...
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'Jeopardy!' Fans Stunned When Contestants Failed to Identify Tom Hanks

Monday night’s episode of “Jeopardy!” left fans confused when contestants failed to recognize Tom Hanks. Yahoo! reports that it all began when contestant Beverly chose from the “Biopic” category. An image of Hanks playing Fred Rogers appeared on the screen, followed by a clue. “In ‘A Beautiful Day...
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9 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets You Never Knew About 'Wheel of Fortune'

"Wheel of Fortune" is the TV equivalent of America's sweetheart. It's one of America’s most beloved game shows, not to mention, one of the longest-running syndicated shows in US history. The program, which features contestants spinning a colorful carnival wheel, solving puzzles, and winning “big...
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Top 3 'Jeopardy!' Champs to Face Off on Alex Trebek-Hosted Special

All eyes are on James Holzhauer. After his impressive feat on “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions, Holzhauer is hoping to prove that he is the GOAT once again on the upcoming multi-night tournament aptly titled, “Greatest of All Time.” The bold and risky player is squaring off against the biggest...
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The 7 Top 'Jeopardy!' Winners Who Made the Most Money

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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'What Is Love': Alex Trebek Chokes Up After 'Jeopardy!' Contestant's Message

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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Alex Trebek Takes Heartfelt Call From Superfan With Autism

A New York mother planned the best surprised for her “Jeopardy!” superfan son. Alex Trebek was able to call fan Michael Kneeter and hear his well wishes. Kneeter, a 32-year-old man with autism and epilepsy, has been a longtime fan of the show and even saw a taping of “Jeopardy!” at Madison Square...
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