Watch Jeopardy!’s Heartbreaking Farewell to Alex Trebek
Jeopardy! just bid a final farewell to late host Alex Trebek, who died at age 80 pursuing a 12 months-extensive fight with pancreatic most cancers in November 2020.
On Jan. 8, the formal Youtube channel for the match show posted a tribute video clip of some of Trebek’s funniest and most heartwarming moments, established to the tune of Peter Allen‘s “Once In advance of I Go.” The video contains clips from several decades of Trebek’s time on the clearly show, which he initially began hosting in 1984.
“Simply just the very best,” the video’s caption reads. “Thank you, Alex.”
Trebek’s remaining show airs on Jan. 8. Jeopardy! winner Ken Jennings will acquire more than the display as interim host, adopted by other friends host in advance of an official choice is created.
“Just to be frank,” Jennings instructed E!’s Scott Tweedie of his job, “no one needs me there. I really don’t want me there. We all want to see Alex there for 100 many years in a ideal world and, you know, I truly just needed to do the finest I could so as not to let him down and Jeopardy! viewers down, so I felt a ton of force.”