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Biography

Alex Trebek in April 2009

Source: Wikipedia

George Alexander "Alex" Trebek (/trɨˈbɛk/; born July 22, 1940) is a Canadian American television personality. He has been the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! since 1984, and has also hosted a number of other game shows, including The Wizard of Odds, Double Dare, High Rollers, Battlestars, Classic Concentration and To Tell the Truth. Trebek has made appearances in numerous television series, usually portraying himself. A native of Canada, he became a naturalized United States citizen in 1998.

Fact file

  • Born: George Alexander Trebek July 22, 1940 (age 75) Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
  • Occupation: Television personality Game show host Actor
  • Years active: 1963–present
  • Spouse(s): Elaine Callei (1974–81) Jean Currivan-Trebek (1990–present)
  • Children: 2

Read more about Alex Trebek at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Pat Sajak Doesn't Care Who Replaces Him When He Leaves 'Wheel of Fortune'
TMZ, 2020-01-09 14:27:10
Pat Sajak and Alex Trebek are in the same fam -- 'Wheel' and 'Jeopardy' are produced by the same company -- but they have very different end-of-game outlooks. We got Pat, along with the permanent and temp letter turners, Vanna White and Pat's…

Alex Trebek Says 'Jeopardy!' G.O.A.T Contestants Feel Like Family
TMZ, 2020-01-09 08:50:23
Alex Trebek says he's gotten super close with Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and James Holzahauer over the years ... and having them back on "Jeopardy!" feels like a family reunion. The beloved game show host joined us for "TMZ Live" and told us he's…

Alex Trebek says he won't leave "Jeopardy!" in the "near future"
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2020-01-09 02:44:34
"Thinking about retiring and retiring are two different things," he said

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