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Second, just how badly everyone and their mother seemed to cluster-f**k the process to find someone to replace the late Alex Trebek as host We're talking a "Spinal Tap"-honoring "11" on a ten-point cluster-f**k scale From a guest host "audition" process that appears to have been more than a bit shady from the start to[...]
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Richards' comments coming to light was just the latest in a series of clouds surrounding his selection and the legitimacy of the process that was rolled out to find a successor to the late Alex Trebek- with reports that Sony felt it could not move forward with someone to take on the mantle of host[...]
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Richards' comments coming to light was just the latest in a series of clouds surrounding his selection and the legitimacy of the process that was rolled out to find a successor to the late Alex Trebek- with reports that Sony felt it could not move forward with someone to take on the mantle of host[...]
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Richards' comments coming to light was just the latest in a series of clouds surrounding his selection and the legitimacy of the process that was rolled out to find a successor to the late Alex Trebek- with reports that Sony felt it could not move forward with someone to take on the mantle of host[...]
Jeopardy! Host LeVar Burton Part of History in Contestant Futility
As part of a series of guest hosts for season 37 to succeed late host Alex Trebek, Sony Pictures Television is looking to finalize talks with executive producer Mike Richards to serve as the next permanent host Upon learning the news, the Star Trek: The Next Generation actor took to Twitter to address disappointed fans[...]
Jeopardy! Host LeVar Burton Part of History in Contestant Futility
With the passing of legendary game show host Alex Trebek, Jeopardy! has been hosting a series of guests that have included LEVAR BURTON, Mayim Bialik, Anderson Cooper, Katie Couric, Bill Whitaker, Dr Mehmet Oz, Ken Jennings, George Stephanopoulos, Robin Roberts, Savannah Guthrie, Dr Sanjay Gupta, Aaron Rodgers, and former contestant Buzzy Cohen During that time,[...]
LeVar Burton arrives for ‘Mulan’ World Premiere on March 09, 2020 in Hollywood, CA. Editorial credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com
There's no question, there's been an insurmountable void left behind since Jeopardy host Alex Trebek passed on November 8 after a long battle with cancer As well-intentioned as Sony's plans with the long-running game show, the guest host format since largely been met with mixed reaction One possible permanent solution that emerged is Reading Rainbow[...]
Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek had a final message for viewers. (Image: ABC screencap)
Though he passed away from stage 4 pancreatic cancer at the age of 80 in November 2020, late Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek had one final message of love and hope to share with viewers on Monday Before the first of his final run of episodes (set to air through Friday, January 8), Trebek took a[...]
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With the final episodes of the late Alex Trebek's run as host of Jeopardy! set to air next week (kicking off with a message from Trebek and wrapping up at the end of the week with a tribute to the beloved host who passed away at age 80 from pancreatic cancer), a number of names[...]
A Message From Alex Trebek | JEOPARDY!
It's hard to believe Alex Trebek was the face of Jeopardy! for over 36 years The long-time host passed at the age of 80 from pancreatic cancer on November 8 As far as becoming such a staple and its place in pop culture history, there plenty of instances where the game show was parodied Most[...]
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The world was saddened to learn on Sunday morning that beloved Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek has died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 80 News of Trebek's passing was announced via the long-running game show's Twitter account with the following statement: "Jeopardy! is saddened to share that Alex Trebek passed away peacefully at home[...]
SNL: Darrell Hammond Reflects Sean Connery Celebrity Jeopardy Skits
Originally conceived by Norm MacDonald to use his Burt Reynolds impression, Will Ferrell played the straight role as skit's Alex Trebek The three contestants usually consisted of MacDonald's Reynolds or Hammond's Connery, another cast member, and the host playing other "celebrities." Darrell Hammond as Sean Connery in "Celebrity Jeopardy" on Saturday Night Live Image courtesy of[...]
Last Week Tonight: John Oliver Breaks Down Conspiracy Theory Culture
Oliver continued breaking down the conspiracy video Plandemic. Alex Trebek, Billy Porter, Catherine O'Hara, John Cena, and Paul Rudd appear on news PSA for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Images courtesy of WarnerMedia "[Plandemic] is a pseudo-documentary with a hodgepodge of conspiracies," Oliver describes "In one week (citing the New York Times), it was viewed more[...]