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Alex Trebek has returned to host the 36th season of Jeopardy following cancer treatment.
Just five months ago the 79-year-old revealed he had been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, telling fans, “I’m going to fight this.”
Alex is back in action! Join him on September 9 for the premiere of Season 36. pic.twitter.com/Vdv9t9vxDE
— Jeopardy! (@Jeopardy) August 29, 2019
In a new video for Jeopardy viewers, Trebek shared, “I”ve gone through a lot of chemotherapy and thankfully that is now over.”
“I’m on the mend and that is all I can hope for right now.”
Returning for the 36th season of the hit trivia show, Trebek told fans, “Let me tell you, it’s going to be a good year!”