Alex Trebek isn’t leaving Jeopardy! anytime soon. Deadline reports the long-time host will return for they syndicated TV show’s 36th season.
Trebek joined the long-running quiz show when it went into syndication in 1984. This past fall, we reported Jeopardy! has been renewed through 2023.
Earlier this year, Trebek announced he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Now, the Jeorpardy host announced he has finished treatment and will return for the show’s 36th season, which begins on September 9th.
See Trebek’s announcement below:
What do you think? Do you watch Jeopardy!? Are you happy Alex Trebek is back?
Extremely glad Alex is back. I am not looking forward to him leaving my t.v. screen anytime ever.
Been a very long dry summer without Jeopardy! But so glad Alex is in the Pink,and back on air!!
I HAVE WATCHED JEOPARDY FOR DECADES. IT IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE SHOWS, CERTAINLY MY MOST ENJOYED GAME SHOW. I AM THRILLED THAT ALEX WILL BE BACK. I WISH HIM GOOD HEALTH AND A LONG LIFE.
Yes, no question. Alex Trebek is my favorite to the point, clever, and super intelligent game show host that I’ve ever seen.