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Athletes, actors and past winners among celebs to guest host ‘Jeopardy!’ – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-01-13 19:24:25 –

(NEXSTAR) – Earlier this year, host Alex Trebek stepped up to temporarily fill Trebek’s shoes with a handful of celebrities after the death of his beloved “Jeopardy!”

The TV show will host a game show on Wednesday with journalist Katie Couric, Green Bay Packers quarterback, Aaron Rodgers, actor Mime Bierrick, and “60 Minutes” correspondent Bill Whitaker all as guest hosts. I announced that.

For each guest appearance, a donation will be made to a charity selected by the host, which is equivalent to the cumulative prize money of the contestants of the week.

“Alex was a legend that was respected by all of us,” he said, “Jeopardy!” Executive Producer Mike Richards. “We would like to thank the guest hosts who not only help us all celebrate his great heritage, but also bring their own touch to the show.”

Jeopardy winner Ken Jennings has been hosting the show as a guest since January 11th.

Trebek hosted a popular show for 37 seasons and recorded the final episode on October 29th. His last episode took place in the first week of January.

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