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Alex Trebek Breaks Guinness World Record For Hosting 6795 'Jeopardy!' Episodes

by Elinor Cosgrave | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 16th June 2014

Alex Trebek broke a world record on an episode of Jeopardy! which aired on Friday. The 73-year-old was awarded with a certificate for Most Game Show Episodes Hosted by the Same Presenter in honour of...

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Alex Trebek Named Longest-Running Game Show Host By Guinness World Records

by Nick Hill | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 15th June 2014

Alex Trebek is now a record-breaker!The veteran ‘Jeopardy!’ host has been named the longest-running host of a television game show by the Guinness World Records, ABC News reports.The achievement was accomplished on Friday (June 13th)...

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'Jeopardy!' Star Julia Collins Loses After $400K Winning Streak

by Lauren James | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 3rd June 2014

Julia Collins has finally lost her Jeopardy! winning streak after 21 games and an incredible 20 wins. The 31 year-old gameshow contestant was finally defeated by rival Brian Loughnane, during an appearance on the pre-taped...

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Trebek's 'Magic Johnson' Reaction on Jeopardy! is Priceless [Video]

by Michael West | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 28th March 2014

Alex Trebek is a Canadian man. Alex Trebek is a sports-fan. Alex Trebek knows who Magic Johnson is, and more importantly, who Wayne Gretzky Is. All of this means the Jeopardy! host wasn't impressed with...

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Pantomime Villain Arthur Chu Finally Loses on 'Jeopardy!' [Video]

by Michael West | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 13th March 2014

Arthur Chu, the 30-year-old trivia guru who won 11 straight games on Alex Trebek's Jeopardy! and accumulated nearly $300,000 in prize money, was finally beaten on Wednesday evening (March 13, 2014), finishing in third place...

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Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Drives Internet Wild After Performing Rap [Video]

by Nick Hill | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 8th January 2014

Alex Trebek might be in his later years but the 73 year-old has shown he is still down with the kids.On Monday's episode of 'Jeopardy' the longtime host spat some rap beats while reading questions...

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Jeopardy Controversy – 'I Was Cheated' 12-Year-Old Claims, But Was He, Really?

by Jack de Aguilar | News | Lifestyle / Showbiz | 6th August 2013

If life hands you a dud card, complain and make the news, that’s what Thomas Hurley has done as his Jeopardy Controversy has hit the headlines. He spelled Emancipation Proclamation wrong and was handed a...

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Alex Trebek Faces Backlash Following 'Harsh' Treatment Of Jeopardy! Kids Week Contestant

by Joe Wilde | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 6th August 2013

Alex Trebek might be lining up a new career as a spelling bee judge after he harshly swindled a 12-year-old contestant out of further participation in a Jeopardy! final for misspelling the answer; 'Emancipation Proclamation.'...

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Scorned Eighth-Grader On 'Jeopardy' Causes Social Media Outrage

by Victoria Pavlova | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 5th August 2013

Don’t underestimate the power of quiz shows – at least for fostering angry crowds. When eighth-grader Thomas Hurley was disqualified from the show for a spelling error in his answer, the show’s Facebook fans went...

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Was Eighth-Grader Cheated Out Of 'Jeopardy!' Win By Alex Trebek?

by Michael West | News | Movies / TV / Theatre | 5th August 2013

An eighth-grader who seemingly lost on an episode of Jeopardy! claims he was cheated out of the top prize. Thomas Hurley III from Connecticut bet $3,000 of his $9,600 in winnings on the 'Final Jeopardy'...

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