Alex Trebek

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Born and raised in Sudbury, Ontario, Trebek graduated from the University of Ottawa with a degree in Philosophy. After his first decision to become a newscaster, he joined the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company), Canada's premier network in 1961. As he was working, he helped organize national news and covered a variety of special events for CBC's ... See full bio »

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Jeopardy! Producer
The X-Files Man in Black #2
Spy Hard Agency Tape Recorder


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 2019 Veil (Short) (executive producer)
 2018 Eyes of Faith (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 Game Changers (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1984-1987 Jeopardy! (TV Series) (producer - 620 episodes)
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1 Portrayal | 5 Interviews | 10 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alex | Alex Trebeck | George Alexander Trebek


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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[When asked if he missed Bob Barker's final show in 2007]: I was doing some electrical work in an attic today. See more »


Owns 700-acre Thoroughbred horse farm, Creston Farms. See more »


Heavy Canadian accent. See more »

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