Celebrity News April 17, 2019
‘Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Shares Health Update with Fans Amid Cancer Battle
Alex Trebek shared a social media message with fans as “Jeopardy” wrapped shooting on Season 35.
Alex, who is battling Stage IV pancreatic cancer, thanked fans for their support as he announced he will be back for Season 36.
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He said, “Despite what you may have heard, I'm feeling good, I'm continuing with my therapy and we are already working on our next season, the 36th year of 'Jeopardy.'"
The 78-year-old continued, "I look forward to seeing you once again in September with all kinds of good stuff.”
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He also thanked fans for their “continued messages of encouragement and support,” and said he was “touched beyond words” by the letters he received, particularly from young people.
Trebek has hosted “Jeopardy” since 1984.