Jeopardy! is an American television game show created by Merv Griffin that debuted in 1983. The show features a board filled 6 categories and clue. The host will read out the answer and the contestant will respond in a form of a question. One of them have the Daily Double. There are 2 Daily Double in Double Jeopardy round!
Jeopardy! champion, Ken Jennings will be the guest host following the death of Alex Trebek. Others includes Katie Couric, and many others. Levar Burton (of Reading Rainbow will be the new host).
Why it rocks?
- Thinking music is composed by Merv Griffin.
- In 2011, They introduced Watson for The IBM Challenge.
- In 2004, Ken Jennings won 74 games on Jeopardy! and won million dollars.
- In 2017, Kristin Sausville was the only contestant to compete in Final Jeopardy! round while the other two were in negatives.
- Host Alex Trebek died on November 8, 2020 after battling with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer.