Latest Alex Trebek News

All-time ‘Jeopardy!’ champs to vie for share of $1.5 million

Nov. 18, 2019 9:46 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The three top money winners in “Jeopardy!” history will vie for a share of $1.5 million in January. ABC and the quiz show’s producer said Monday that Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and James Holzhauer will compete in prime-time episodes on the network. The first...

'We love you, Alex!' Contestant on 'Jeopardy!' moves Trebek

Nov. 12, 2019 3:13 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek got choked up when he read the final response from a Brown University student who wanted to show support as he battles pancreatic cancer. The emotional moment came in Monday's episode when Trebek read Dhruv Gaur's final answer. Instead of writing a...

Iverson remains Philly icon as 76ers race to perfect start

Oct. 30, 2019 1:49 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Allen Iverson is The Answer that finally became the question. Take it away, Alex Trebek! "In 2001, this 76ers guard became the shortest NBA MVP in history & was the All-Star Game MVP in an Eastern Conference victory." Perhaps an original Charlotte Hornets fan, Kris incorrectly...