This is what 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek is really like

CULVER CITY, California - We recently had the opportunity to visit the set of "Jeopardy!" on a taping day and got to talk to the iconic host of the show, Alex Trebek.
Trebek allowed us to chronicle his entire daily routine, from his morning production meeting with the "Jeopardy!" staff, to sitting in the makeup chair, to the actual taping of the shows. Five episodes are filmed on each taping day, and there are approximately six taping days every month.
We got to interview Trebek in a few different settings, but we also got to record his interaction with the studio audience. During each commercial break, Trebek takes questions from the audience. It's during these segments that you'll get to see a side of the iconic host that you rarely see on the show itself.
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  • Prayers for Alex Trebek and his family. 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

    Penelope Alexis De La FePenelope Alexis De La Fe15 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • He looks good for 78 which is his old he is now!

    Anthony StrunkAnthony Strunkวันที่ผ่านมา
  • "... but in a third stage only." welp... p.s. love ya and hope you beat it, alex

    Double_AA_3333Double_AA_33332 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Wow 10 million dollars a year! I've always liked Alex Trebek. Wishing his cancer would go into remission, keeping him in nightly prayers.

    Mary Jane CornielleMary Jane Cornielle2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • i love him!

    cara j.cara j.7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • God bless you Alex! Continued prayers for you!

    Cathy BurnsCathy Burns13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Over the years, I have learned quite a bit by watching Jeopardy. AImost like being in a class without the! I also pray that Mr. Trebek's health improves. Keep 'em coming Mr. Trebek!

    Septia WomanSeptia Woman20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I'm going to miss him.

    NallanyesmarNallanyesmar20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I don't like wasting time with stupid people either, but he seems pretty pompous for a lowly TV game show host. His cancer is divine retribution for all those cheesy Colonial Penn commercials.

    Grizzly EcholsGrizzly Echols21 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 22 yrs ago my sister at age of 37 got pancreatic and no chemo dr said 3 months and it was 3 months to the day but they kept her very pain free miss her and loved her and all my prayers go out to alex i beleive i have watched every show i am 80 not sure how long he has been on

    maxine Lauzonmaxine Lauzon24 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • My mom walked out of a Linns restaurant with my older sister before I was born, and she saw alex. He looked at my sister and said "stunning glasses!" Just, what an Alex trebek thing to say lmao

    Sophie CSophie Cหลายเดือนก่อน
  • 5 Shows in a day? Whoa!

    K TK Tหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Man you better kick butt, Trebek

  • Needs to grow that moustache back.

    acid flashbackacid flashbackหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Always loved the show and Alex Trebek! Praying for you Alex. Get well soon!

    Monica MoreiraMonica Moreiraหลายเดือนก่อน
  • If Jeopardy continues on without Alex, I believe an excellent successor would be Mike Tirico. A genuinely nice guy, personable

  • 2:07

    Tony OrdoukhanianTony Ordoukhanian2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • One day, an older Will Ferrell will play him.

    Donny Rickles Jr.Donny Rickles Jr.3 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Alex has a terrific sense of humor. Never realized he was that cool. That TV really does add ten pounds of boring.

    Donny Rickles Jr.Donny Rickles Jr.3 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • This man is goals in every way possible

    Noelle MNoelle M5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • He makes a lot more than the winners do.

    Kevin MartinKevin Martin5 หลายเดือนก่อน

    William TravisWilliam Travis5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • God bless you Mr. Alex Trebek, you are an amazing human being full of humility and a glorious sense of humor. I pray for you daily asking God to keep you safe. You surely are a true gift from God.

    Carmel DeMiranda née ConlonCarmel DeMiranda née Conlon5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Alex trebek is a rude game show host

    Derik SchmidtDerik Schmidt5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Down to earth and real.

    65motowngirl65motowngirl5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Al ex. Alex. Alex. Don't you overwork yourself! We have enough people trying to leave us as it is! So, start listening to your doctor and doing what he tells you to do ! Remember, we want you and your lovely lady around for 10 ( or more) years!

    Susan EmmonsSusan Emmons5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I've always loved Alex Trebek . . . 'Jeopardy' will wither and die when he is gone, just like 'Millionnair" died when Regis left.

    Kaptain KidKaptain Kid6 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • He could have made a great HGTV host, I bet.

    denelson83denelson836 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • man 76. he looks 50. he has very good genes

    MrGHLover107MrGHLover1076 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • To hang with him would be cool sooooo cool

    Det Dan TannaDet Dan Tanna7 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • looks like cancer might cause a retirement

    bradley smallbradley small7 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Greatest game show host ever. I’m here after finding out he has cancer praying for u. Fight in Alex we believe in u 💪

    Devin FujikawaDevin Fujikawa7 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • What a stand up guy, we are all pulling for you Alex you can beat this cancer

    Derek ScheuerDerek Scheuer8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I love the ultra dry humor of this man. His subtlety is intriguing and quite charming.

    TRP TRPTRP TRP8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Take it out on the kids

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • You mother fuckers

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Wait for the hiltons to get to prison, I'm gonna represent them in court as there fn defender

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Midas well fork over a million and my passport

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Let me catch you with Riviera pl prostitute aunt

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Your dumbass piece of shit chump

    Anthony SAnthony S8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Kristi CallKristi Call8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Alex may have gotten cancer from exposure to radiation from the tv equipment he has be around for so many years.......

    flowersandcandy flowersandcandyflowersandcandy flowersandcandy8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Even Ron Burgundy would be jealous of the '84 Trebek 'stache.

    Jason HeavnerJason Heavner8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Talk about job security!

    Solemn SolaceSolemn Solace8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Yay, Alex!!! Phones are for talking.

    BB/VABB/VA8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Praying For a quick recovery from your cancer diagnosis .

    Leann O'BlenessLeann O'Bleness8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Great man!

    Nature Boy, Verified You Tube Shot CallerNature Boy, Verified You Tube Shot Caller8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Bless you, my dude. I’m happy this isn’t a negative video

    Aspen PawsAspen Paws8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Wish him well

    JÖYの貓JÖYの貓8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • As funny as Steve Harvey.

    LorendrawnLorendrawn8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • this was obviously done before the cancer diagnosis

    Memphis RainesMemphis Raines8 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Well no duh... this video came out two years ago and he just learned he had cancer a week or two ago...

      Jake KennedyJake Kennedy8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Just a heads up everyone, "thoughts and prayers" are not going to help Alex's cancer in any regard. A benevolent God would have never created cancer in the first place. If you can manage to justify that one through the bIBLe you are the very definition of brainwashed.

    Ardent MortalArdent Mortal8 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • Let me guess, 14 years old?

      Rodrigo SilveraRodrigo Silvera7 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • He's awesome. May he fight and emerge victorious from his fight with cancer

    Light YagamiLight Yagami8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I really love very this guy . My very best celebrity. I enjoy Jeopardy Soo much that I'm in my own little world when I watch it smiling devouring every second of it . MAY the Lord cure him and keep him for years to come. Jeopardy 2030.. Jeopardy 2040..

    Omar SheikhOmar Sheikh8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • He's got cancer now 😢

    griffin clementsgriffin clements8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Mr. Tribec. Sending prayers for you. Hoping you well and that you beat cancer.

    Ninja kNinja k8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Smart aleck. 👍

    jody mondorjody mondor8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • "do you know something I don't?" yeah :(

    ninjamatic5000ninjamatic50008 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • That caught my attention too but maybe he subconsciously knew

      justin ponyjustin pony8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • These commenters below who call Mr. Trebek rude, arrogant, snobbish etc. are quite wrong and are ignorant of the facts. Having been a contestant on the show I can tell you that he treated the players with notable courtesy, respect and kindness, and sympathy to the two who didn't win. They walked us past his dressing room and the door was open. There were many, many suits hanging there, but all in muted shades. He dresses that way because he doesn't wish to call attention to himself at the expense of the players' moment in the spotlight. He was pleasant and charming throughout the time I was around him.

    tradewinstradewins8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Is it just me, or does the background music sound the same as the music in Million Dollars...But?

    Gunblade44Gunblade448 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Will Alex Trebek become a contestant on a 2019 episode of Celebrity Bucket Kickers?

    Zach HoranZach Horan8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Come on Alex.

    Jennifer DijamesJennifer Dijames8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Mottos- fighting poverty, freeing up money, getting rich

    R CampanaR Campana8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Hard to believe he's 78. He looks like he's 50! Keep on truckin, Alex!

    Matt HolmesMatt Holmes8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Dont do chemo Alex

    Sully SullivanSully Sullivan8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • How can you not love him?

    emmy chanemmy chan8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • i'll take " alex is cured final jeonardy for $1million "

    Diane PuriDiane Puri8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • His proper French pronunciations are annoying.

    Scott GoodrichScott Goodrich8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • 3:10 “do you know something i don’t?” this feels very eerie

    Gill BatesGill Bates8 หลายเดือนก่อน
    • when i heard that my heart sank a little knowing the news that has come out.

      FlamingOnion_1FlamingOnion_18 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • God bless him 🙏

    Laura VallejoLaura Vallejo8 หลายเดือนก่อน
This is what 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek is really like