‘Jeopardy!’ Honors Alex Trebek in 1st Show After His Death

first_img– Advertisement – Jeopardy Honors Alex Trebek in 1st Show After His DeathAlex Trebek ABC/Eric McCandlessAhead of the Monday episode, the game show announced it would be honoring the late star, who died on Sunday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. “Today’s show features a special message on behalf of everyone in the Jeopardy! family. 💜,” the show’s official Twitter page wrote, noting that the host had taped shows through December 25. “They will air as he intended, in his honor.”- Advertisement – “Alex Trebek’s courage, grace and strength inspired millions and awed those of us who knew him,” the Wheel of Fortune host, 74, tweeted. “A tremendous loss for his family, friends, co-workers and countless viewers. I was honored to be a friend and a part of his professional family for all these years. A very sad day.”White, 63, said she will “cherish the many memories” she’s shared with the late star, noting she will “always be in awe of the way he faced the battle he fought so valiantly, and I’m devastated to lose my longtime friend.”The Dancing With the Stars judge, 52, paid tribute to Trebek via Instagram, writing, “Today the light of life dims with the loss of one of the brightest lights … Alex Trebek you will be missed dearly.”The longtime television host publicly revealed in March 2019 that he suffered from stage IV pancreatic cancer.“Now, normally the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I’m gonna fight this,” he said in a YouTube video at the time. “I’m gonna keep working and with the love and support of my family and friends and with the help of your prayers also, I plan to beat the low survival rate statistics for this disease.”The Canada native detailed his battle with the disease in his memoir, The Answer Is, which was published in July.“I’ve lived a good, full life, and I’m nearing the end of it. I know that,” he wrote.Trebek is survived by his wife, Jean Currivan, and their two children, Matthew, 30, and Emily, 27.Listen to Watch With Us to hear more about your favorite shows and for the latest TV news! Gone, but not forgotten. Jeopardy! paid tribute to longtime host Alex Trebek in first show back following his death on Sunday, November 8.At the top of the Monday, November 9, episode, executive producer Mike Richards opened the show, sharing that Trebek had died at age 80 over the weekend.- Advertisement –center_img One day prior, Jeopardy! confirmed Trebek’s passing after his nearly two-year cancer fight.“Jeopardy! is saddened to share that Alex Trebek passed away peacefully at home early this morning, surrounded by family and friends,” the announcement read via Twitter. “Thank you, Alex.”Fans of the hosting legend, including Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Carrie Ann Inaba, mourned the loss of Trebek via social media.- Advertisement – “This is an enormous loss for our staff, crew, for his family, for his millions of fans. He loved this show and everything it stood for. In fact, he taped his final episodes less than two weeks ago,” Richards said, holding back tears. “He will forever be an inspiration for his constant desire to learn, his kindness and for his love of his family. We will air his final 35 episodes as they were shot. That’s what he wanted. On behalf of everyone here at Jeopardy!, thank you for everything Alex. This is Jeopardy!”last_img read more

Atletico Madrid table €6m annual salary for PSG forward

first_img Loading… Promoted ContentWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?7 Reasons Why You Might Want To Become A VegetarianWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?6 Amazing Shows From The 90s That Need A Reboot Right NowThese TV Characters Proved That Any 2 People Can Bury The Hatchet11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table Top6 Great Ancient Mysteries Of ChinaThis Guy Photoshopped Himself Into Celeb Pics And It’s Hysterical10 Irresistibly Gorgeous Asian ActressesLil Nas X Is About To Beat A World Record!6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A Drone2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Year Cavani is out of contract in the French capital at the end of June, and has is widely tipped to be leaving the club, after seven seasons in Paris.Diego Simeone’s side were linked with a January move for the Uruguayan international, but no deal was agreed with PSG.However, Los Rojiblancos still remain the front runners to sign the 33-year old on a free transfer ahead of the 2020-21 campaign.Reports from Mundo Deportivo claim the club are willing to offer him a two year deal, with a €6m yearly salary, in order to secure a deal.Read Also: Ronaldo hangs out with girlfriend, oldest son in MadeiraBut despite the growing rumours of a move to Spain, Cavani has consistently stated his preference to keep his options open.Alongside an offer from Atletico, the former Napoli man is also rumoured to be interesting Premier League pair Manchester United and Newcastle.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img Atletico Madrid are set to offer Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani a multi million two year contract offer this summer.Advertisementlast_img read more