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Trebek, Alex
For over 16 years, Alex Trebek has stood at the helm of Jeopardy!, one of the most intellectually challenging game shows ever produced.
Trivia:

Alex Trebek has earned two Emmy awards and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Trebek has been nominated for Daytime Emmy awards 13 times. 

Born in Ontario, Canada, and attended the University of Ottawa.

Before becoming a game show show host, he was a reporter for the Canadian Broadcasting Company. 

His first game show, Wizard of Odds, was produced by his friend Alan Thicke.

Alex Trebek manages his own Creston Farms in Paso Robles, California, where he and his staff train, breed, and care for thoroughbred horses.

Alex Trebek lives in Studio City, California, with his wife, Jean, and their two children, Emily and Matthew.

Game Shows (as Host):

Jeopardy!

1984-present

To Tell the Truth

1991

Super Jeopardy!

1990

Classic Concentration

1987-1991

Battlestars, The New Battlestars

1981-1983

Pitfall

1981-1982

$128,000 Question

1977

Double Dare

1976-1977

High Rollers

1974-1976, 1978-1980

Wizard of Odds

1973-1974

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SEE ALSO  
 

 Jeopardy!

 1970s Game Shows
 1980s Game Shows

 
     
PRODUCTS  
 

  Jeopardy! Board Game

  Electronic Handheld Jeopardy! Deluxe