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Birthday: Jul 22, 1940
Place of Birth: Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

Alex Trebek

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia George Alexander Trebek OC (July 22, 1940 – November 8, 2020) was a Canadian-American television personality, game show host and actor. He was the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! after its revival in 1984, and 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 also made appearances in numerous television series, in which he usually played himself. A native of Canada, Trebek became a naturalized United States citizen in 1998. He received the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host seven times for his work on Jeopardy!. On November 8, 2020, Trebek died at age 80 after a nearly two-year battle with pancreatic cancer; he had been contracted to host Jeopardy! until 2022.

Filmography
Movie Cast Year
Robert Osborne's 20th Anniversary Tribute Self 2015
Game Changers Host / Narrator 2018
What Is Jeopardy!?: Alex Trebek and America's Most Popular Quiz Show Self 2020
Who is Arthur Chu? Self 2017
Black Light Dreams: The 25 Years of the Famous People Players Self 2000
Ellen's Energy Adventure Self 1996
Public Speaking 2010
The Simpsons: Christmas 2003
Betty White: First Lady of Television Self 2018
Dying Young Host of Jeopardy 1991
Charlie's Angels Himself 2000
Spy Hard Agency Tape Recorder (Voice) 1996
White Men Can't Jump Himself 1992
Phil Alex Trebek 2019
Jane Austen's Mafia! Self (uncredited) 1998
S.W.A.T. (voice) 2003
Being Canadian Self 2015
Short Cuts Himself 1993
Free Guy Alex Trebek 2021
American Psycho Self (voice, uncredited) 2000
Series Cast Year
The Wizard of Odds Host 1973
The Simpsons 1989
Seinfeld 1989
Family Guy 1999
The Golden Girls Alex Trebek 1985
LIVE with Kelly and Ryan 1988
Arthur 1996
The Nanny 1993
The X-Files 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1993
Pepper Ann 1997
Cheers 1982
Mad About You 1992
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Self 2003
How I Met Your Mother Self 2005
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003
The Weird Al Show 1997
Beverly Hills, 90210 1990
Blossom 1990
Married to the Kellys 2003
Vega$ 1978
Dave's World 1993
Super Jeopardy! 1990
Saturday Night Live 1975
Mama's Family Self 1983
Battlestars Host 1981
Jeopardy! 1984
Hot in Cleveland Narrator 2010
The Reichen Show 2005
Double Dare Himself - Host 1976
Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time Self - Host 2020
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 2014
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan TV Host (uncredited) 2018
Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? Alex Trebek (voice) 2019
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