This one hits onerous — “Jeopardy!” paid its closing respects to Alex Trebek with the airing of the final episode the legendary host taped.
The present aired a 90-second video tribute thanking the late host for his 37 seasons of service to the present earlier than he handed away in November. The video confirmed Alex’s highlights all through the many years and it was set to Peter Allen’s “As soon as Earlier than I Go.”
The ultimate message on the finish … “Devoted to Alex Trebek. Ceaselessly in our hearts. At all times our inspiration.” This week was the final week of Alex’s slate of recent episodes, which he shot again in October.
When the present begins airing once more on Monday … there can be a slate of visitor hosts, with Ken Jennings as much as bat first. Within the meantime, the present’s trying to find a everlasting substitute.
Alex, who had been internet hosting “Jeopardy!” since 1984, died in November after a protracted battle with stage 4 pancreatic most cancers. He was 80, and is already so missed.