Celebrities React to the Death of Alex Trebek

Many Jeopardy! fans are mourning the death of host Alex Trebek, whose death was announced on Sunday...

Ellen DeGeneres chimed in on Twitter, saying, "Alex Trebek hosted Jeopardy for 36 years. What an incredible career and remarkable life. I’m sending love to his family and fans."

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis has said, "The answer is..... THANK YOU! Alex Trebek. You were grace and guts and humor and deep love."

Former Jeopardy! champion Ken Jennings looked back fondly with this time with Trebek, saying, "“Alex wasn’t just the best ever at what he did. He was also a lovely and deeply decent man."
Hollywood Remembers "Jeopardy!" Host Alex Trebek

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Trebek passed away after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 80. 

But despite Trebeks passing, fans will still get to watch new episodes of Jeopardy hosted by him! His last episodes were taped on October 29, and his final episode will air on Christmas day.

So far, there has been no talk of who would replace to beloved television game host. Sony said in a statement that the future of Jeopardy is still up in the air.

Read more on the New York Times.

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