Alex Trebek Reveals He Has Rehearsed His Goodbye To 'Jeopardy!'

Alex Trebek reveals he has rehearsed his Jeopardy! goodbye
January 8, 2020 - 21:31 / Laura Pérez

The amazing Alex Trebek revealed how he wants to say goodbye to his Jeopardy! audience. The iconic game show host said it will definitely be a very significant moment for him. Get the full story here!

Alex Trebek, who has been fighting stage 4 pancreatic cancer, revealed he has already rehearsed his Jeopardy! farewell. "It’ll be a significant moment for me. I’ve kind of, in my mind, rehearsed it already," he said during an interview with ABC News.

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This is how Alex Trebek wants to say goodbye to the Jeopardy! audience

The longtime Jeopardy! host already knows how he wants to say goodbye to his audience, "What I would do on that day is tell the director, 'Time the show down to leave me 30 seconds at the end,' that’s all I want," he said. "Don’t ask me who’s going to replace me because I have no say whatsoever," he continued. "But I’m sure that if you give them the same love and attention and respect that you have shown me… then they will be a success and the show will continue being a success. And until we meet again, God bless you and goodbye.” 

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Alex Trebek at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, 2011

Jeopardy! is and will always be one of the greatest shows thanks to Alex Trebek

The 79-year-old television personality has been hosting Jeopardy! since the 1980's; his amazing career has given him quite the impressive net worth but most importantly a very loyal audience! Ever since he revealed he has been fighting against pancreatic cancer, fans have been supporting him in very sweet ways. We love you, Alex!

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