LateÂ Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek lives on in a brand new clip from the present’s Thanksgiving episode, by which Trebek shares a vacation message with viewers.
Jeopardy! tweeted the video on Thursday morning forward of the episode’s broadcast, writing, “High on our checklist of issues to be glad about this 12 months: Alex’s Thanksgiving message from right this moment’s present.”
Trebek’s phrases appeared to acknowledge the continuing Corona Virus pandemic, which has prompted many within the United States to have fun Thanksgiving remotely as a substitute of gathering with household.
“Happy Thanksgiving, girls and gents. You know, regardless of what America and the remainder of the world is experiencing proper now, there are numerous causes to be grateful,” Trebek stated. “There are increasingly folks extending useful palms to do a kindness to their neighbors, and that’s a great factor. Keep the religion. We’re going to get by all of this, and we might be a greater society due to it.”
Trebek handed away earlier this month after battling Stage four pancreatic most cancers for practically two years. But even after he introduced his prognosis in March 2019, Trebek remained behind the Jeopardy! podium till his demise; his closing Jeopardy! episode, initially set to air on Dec. 25, will now air Friday, Jan. 8. During the weeks of Dec. 21 and Dec. 28, the present will honor Trebek by rebroadcasting 10 of his finest episodes.
Jeopardy! GOAT Ken Jennings is then slated to take over as the primary of a number of visitor hosts, starting Monday, Jan. 11. Additional visitor hosts might be revealed within the coming weeks, and a everlasting host might be introduced at a later date.
Watch Trebek’s vacation message under:
High on our checklist of issues to be glad about this 12 months: Alex’s Thanksgiving message from right this moment’s present. We hope you could have a secure and glad Thanksgiving! pic.twitter.com/8OlpkSGi9r
— Jeopardy! (@Jeopardy) November 26, 2020
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