'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek diagnosed with pancreatic cancer


Posted at Mar 07 2019 06:37 AM

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, he said in a video message on Wednesday, vowing to beat the disease despite its low survival rate.

The Canadian-born Trebek has hosted “Jeopardy!” since 1984.

Reporting by Alex Dobuzinskis; Editing by Chris Reese