Jeopardy! followers got a heartwarming shock this Thanksgiving after a particular message from late host Alex Trebek was launched on-line.
Viewers have been mourning the lack of the long-lasting presenter who died on November 8, following a battle with stage 4 pancreatic most cancers.
The official Twitter web page for the sport present revealed the video message together with a caption which learn: ‘Excessive on our listing of issues to be glad about this 12 months: Alex’s Thanksgiving message from as we speak’s present. We hope you’ve a secure and joyful Thanksgiving!’
Within the particular clip, the late Alex mentioned: ‘You recognize, regardless of what America and the remainder of the world is experiencing proper now, there are lots of causes to be grateful.’
He added: ‘There are extra individuals extending useful arms to do a kindness to their neighbor, and that’s a great factor.
‘Maintain the religion, we’re gonna get via all of this and we will probably be a greater society due to it.’
Late Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek shared a particular Thanksgiving message with followers in a brand new video (Image: Jeopardy!/YouTube)
Followers had been touched by the message as one wrote: ‘What a pleasant message. Joyful Thanksgiving to everybody and to you too, Alex.’
One other wrote: ‘Joyful Thanksgiving to the fantastic crew of Jeopardy! Alex, we love you, and miss you.’
One viewer tweeted: ‘It’s so unhappy that Alex Trebek by no means lived to see today. And thanks, channel 9 for retweeting this.’
It was lately revealed Ken Jennings will step in as a visitor host on the present (Image: Eric McCandless/ABC by way of AP)
It was lately revealed Ken Jennings would be the first guest host, because the present strikes on with out Alex.
Trebek had fronted the quiz present since 1984 – he had been signed on to host the present till 2022.
Trebek, who has six Daytime Emmy Awards to his title, had suffered delicate coronary heart attacked in 2007 and 2012.
He’s survived by spouse Jean and their two youngsters, son Matthew and daughter Emily.