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Ken Jennings (II)


Ken Jennings was born on May 23, 1974 in Edmonds, Washington, USA as Kenneth Wayne Jennings III. He has been married to Mindy Boam Jennings since September 16, 2000. They have two children. See full bio »
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Known For

Jeopardy!
Jeopardy! Himself - Defending Champion / Himself - Contestant / Himself - Challenger / Himself - Champion Update Video / Himself - Special Guest
(2004-2016)
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Himself - Guest Expert / Himself - Celebrity Contestant
(2008-2014)
Greatest Game Show Moments
Greatest Game Show Moments Himself - Guest
(2007)
2009 Game Show Awards
(2009)

Filmography

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 2016 500 Questions (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Himself - Contestant
 2008-2014 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (TV Series)
Himself - Guest Expert / Himself - Celebrity Contestant
- Celebrity Week 1 (2014) ... Himself - Celebrity Contestant
- Guinness World Records Edition 5 (2014) ... Himself - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode #8.51 (2009) ... Himself - Guest Expert
- Episode #8.50 (2009) ... Himself - Guest Expert
- Episode #8.49 (2009) ... Himself - Guest Expert
 2004-2014 Jeopardy! (TV Series)
Himself - Defending Champion / Himself - Contestant / Himself - Champion Update Video / ...
- Battle of the Decades: Final Game 2 (2014) ... Himself - Contestant
- Battle of the Decades: Final Game 1 (2014) ... Himself - Contestant
- Battle of the Decades: Semifinal Game 1 (2014) ... Himself - Contestant
- Battle of the Decades: Quarterfinal Game 4 (2014) ... Himself - Contestant
- Battle of the Decades: 2000s Game 4 (2014) ... Himself - Contestant
 2013 Marie (TV Series documentary)
 2012 Fox and Friends (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 5 December 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2011 Nova (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Smartest Machine on Earth (2011) ... Himself
 2010 Unforgettable (Documentary)
Himself
 2009 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (TV Series)
Himself - Expert
- Episode #4.9 (2009) ... Himself - Expert
 2009 GSN Live (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.349 (2009) ... Himself
- Kim Coles (2009) ... Himself
- Julie Brown (2009) ... Himself
- Maureen McCormick (2009) ... Himself
- Melissa Rivers (2009) ... Himself
 2009 2009 Game Show Awards (TV Special)
Himself
 2008 Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode #3.6 (2008) ... Himself - Contestant
 2006-2008 1 vs. 100 (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Mob (#13)
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... Himself
- Last Man Standing (2007) ... Himself
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Himself - Mob (#13)
 2007 Grand Slam (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Semi Finals (2007) ... Himself - Contestant
- Quarter Finals: Part 2 (2007) ... Himself - Contestant
- Opening Round: Part 1 (2007) ... Himself - Contestant
- Premiere (2007) ... Himself - Contestant
 2007 The Insider's Guide to Winning Game Show Millions (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
 2007 Greatest Game Show Moments (TV Movie)
Himself - Guest
 2006 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
Himself
- Ken Jennings (2006) ... Himself
 2005 Dennis Miller (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 27 April 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2005 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Himself
- The Healthy Foods Game (2005) ... Himself
 2004 Last Call with Carson Daly (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 23 December 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 The View (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 15 December 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 The Barbara Walters Summer Special (TV Series)
Himself
 2004 Live! with Kelly (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 1 December 2004 (2004) ... Himself
- Episode dated 14 July 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 30 November 2004 (2004) ... Himself
- Episode dated 11 June 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 13 September 2004 (2004) ... Himself
 2004 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #12.124 (2004) ... Himself
- Episode #12.109 (2004) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac: 8,888 Questions in 365 Days". New York: Villard, 2008. ISBN 0345499972 See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ken W. Jennings
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Personal Quote:

[on technical devices like GPS] I think it's making us dumber. Sure I have a cell-phone, so I don't have to remember everyone's number anymore, but that really wasn't a core part of my brain. If I start outsourcing all my navigation to a little talking box in my car, I'm sort of screwed. I'm going to lose my car in the parking lot every single time. See more »

Trivia:

"Quiz Show" (1994) is listed as his number three favorite film in 1994 under "Pulp Fiction" (1994) and "Red" (1994) on the Ken's Top 2000 Favorite Movies Page. See more »

Nickname:

Ken Jen

Star Sign:

Gemini

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