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Ken Jennings Honors Alex Trebek In His First Episode as Guest Host | JEOPARDY!

Stepping up to the lectern as our first guest host, Ken takes a moment to honor Alex.

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  1. Rita Kurtz

    Rita Kurtz

    3 цагийн өмнө

    Great job at honoring the man, the legend, Alex Trebek. ❤️ You've done him proud, Ken Jennings. Well done. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 #WeLoveAlex #WeLoveKen #WeLoveJeopardy!

  2. R P

    R P

    3 цагийн өмнө

    No one can replace Alex. He was one of a kind. But I hope the Jeopardy producers keep looking. This didn't work.

  3. Eileen W Reed

    Eileen W Reed

    Өдрийн өмнө

    We think he is doing a great job

  4. Bite Me

    Bite Me

    2 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken Jennings is a leftist. His hate filled comments on Twitter make him unqualified to be the new Jeopardy host and he would disgrace Alex Trebek's good name.

  5. Sketchy Skies

    Sketchy Skies

    2 өдрийн өмнө

    What is a honoring done right

  6. Ptao Tom

    Ptao Tom

    2 өдрийн өмнө

    "There's no Better host ,that can replace the Great Alex Trebek on Jeopardy!"

  7. wrlord

    wrlord

    2 өдрийн өмнө

    All class.

  8. rjcass33

    rjcass33

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    Very classy, and well said.

  9. Leo the Tiger

    Leo the Tiger

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    Excellent tribute, Ken!

    • Ptao Tom

      Ptao Tom

      2 өдрийн өмнө

      Girls how could guys not cry during Titanic. Do they even have feelings. Guys:

  10. Carmel DeMiranda née Conlon

    Carmel DeMiranda née Conlon

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken, I am completely flabbergasted after following you for the past week, and, I’m convinced you are perfect and capable of filling Alex shoes. He would be so proud of you. You too have that special friendly and relaxing personality. God bless and protect you, keep up the good work👍☘️

  11. serigraph73

    serigraph73

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    Please do not let Katie C guest host. She is dispicable

  12. Katie Williams

    Katie Williams

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken Said it best and I hope they make him the host of the show if they don’t I won’t continue to watch it Ken is incredible

  13. minij hooi

    minij hooi

    3 өдрийн өмнө

    You can hear him fighting back tears. He'd make a great permanent host and would do Alex proud. RIP Alex; we all love and miss you!

  14. Tiger Lily

    Tiger Lily

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Well done Ken!

  15. Meishawn1374

    Meishawn1374

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Oh bless his heart

  16. Joshua McDowell

    Joshua McDowell

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    R.I.P. Alex Trebek He became host in 1984, and continued to host until his death in 2020. No one will truly replace Alex Trebek, but we can still remember him by playing and watching Jeopardy.

    • minij hooi

      minij hooi

      3 өдрийн өмнө

      This looks so fun?

  17. Leo Boateng

    Leo Boateng

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    So, how long is Ken Jennings still guest hosting "Jeopardy!"?

    • Wiggle Worm

      Wiggle Worm

      21 цагийн өмнө

      As of right now, for six weeks

  18. Chris Michaels

    Chris Michaels

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Thank You, Ken Jennings...for your AMAZING knowledge, your awesome humility, and your tremendous grace towards Alex Trebek!😎👍

  19. Chris Michaels

    Chris Michaels

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    303 thumbs down???🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔🤔 PREPOSTEROUS!!!😡

  20. Freedom Ring

    Freedom Ring

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    you can hear the sadness in his voice

  21. Claire Dyer

    Claire Dyer

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    😭😭😭

  22. Dan B

    Dan B

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    this dood is so wholesome

  23. Marvin Galdamez

    Marvin Galdamez

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    It has to be HIM !

  24. Peter Westerman

    Peter Westerman

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Girls how could guys not cry during Titanic. Do they even have feelings. Guys:

  25. luke johnson

    luke johnson

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    That was a really great tribute to one of the best ever..:)

  26. Joris Kylie

    Joris Kylie

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    So it's Ken?

  27. Paul F.

    Paul F.

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken is a great guy... There are a lot of people in this country that are supposed to look out for the well being of their constituents that should take a good lesson on how to be a good human being from Ken Jennings... Well Done Ken!!!!!!!...R.I.P. Alex...

  28. Renee Collin

    Renee Collin

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    There's something "sneaky" about him?? Those beady eyes are a clue?!

  29. 11bravo1789

    11bravo1789

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Give ken the full time job. Period

  30. mlouis035

    mlouis035

    4 өдрийн өмнө

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  31. Tk Takkey

    Tk Takkey

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Miss You Alex Rest Easy

  32. Alex Shmalex3

    Alex Shmalex3

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    Class

  33. toijg avnnr

    toijg avnnr

    4 өдрийн өмнө

    same love, care, respect, and appreciation as did Alex Trebek. I even hope one day I get to go on Jeopardy myself, lol.

  34. Loco Madman

    Loco Madman

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    Touching, well said; ‘nuff said, even. What finer words can be spoken? Thank you for stepping up to the challenge Mr Jennings, their mighty big shoes, but you’re wearing them well.

  35. Jane Burton

    Jane Burton

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    We miss you Alex! We do appreciate Ken’s kind remarks about him as they did have a special friendship. Hoping that Ken will become the new Jeopardy host and as well as being the current guest emcee.

    • toijg avnnr

      toijg avnnr

      4 өдрийн өмнө

      Ken, you’re a true class act of a gentleman. Alex would say his show is in great hands.

  36. Allie Blake

    Allie Blake

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    I’d be okay with him hosting permanently. 💖

  37. KyleJBAwesomess 2001

    KyleJBAwesomess 2001

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    I thought the new host was gonna be Betty White. Trebek said so in one of his speeches before he passed away

  38. KyleJBAwesomess 2001

    KyleJBAwesomess 2001

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    I agree with Kenny Nobody, I do mean NOBODY will ever replace the legend that is Alex Trebek on Jeopardy.

  39. ドキドキ文芸部!

    ドキドキ文芸部!

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken as permanent host pleeeeeease

  40. Ethan Menzel

    Ethan Menzel

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    The part where the intro says Ken Jennings isn't as loud and pronounced as Alex Trebek from what I compared it to. He basically screams ALEX TREBEK with all his heart and now it dosen't sound there same

  41. drttyu liqm

    drttyu liqm

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    all said and done, Ken will be the new host. Again, I was very impressed, good job!

  42. Stuart Pickles

    Stuart Pickles

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    What is respect for $1000?

  43. Woody Norris

    Woody Norris

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    I'll take missing you for 1000 Alex.😢

  44. A Grumpy Old Man

    A Grumpy Old Man

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    I respect Ken's accomplishments on the show, but I have not always liked him. However, that was a very, very classy intro and a wonderful way to honor, Alex. Well done, Ken.

    • drttyu liqm

      drttyu liqm

      5 өдрийн өмнө

      Perhaps I'm honoring Alex in my own way. I am hosting a Facebook jeopardy game. RIP Alex

  45. JamieReillyMusic

    JamieReillyMusic

    5 өдрийн өмнө

    What is The Feels.

  46. Ker Loz

    Ker Loz

    5 өдрийн өмнө

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  47. goldenagenut

    goldenagenut

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Well said. Ken has always seemed like a good guy, he's done a fine job as guest host, really.

  48. Walter Koziol

    Walter Koziol

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    With that homage I think he cinched the job as host permanent host. Who here thinks Ken Jennings should get the job? "Click thumbs up" if you do.

  49. Sarah Burggraf

    Sarah Burggraf

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Alex is in heaven saying ok lets get on with it already 😃

  50. Joshua Collinge

    Joshua Collinge

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Make him permanent host,why dick around with these other guest hosts

  51. Cindi Verbelun

    Cindi Verbelun

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken, you’re a true class act of a gentleman. Alex would say his show is in great hands.

  52. Regdu Geht

    Regdu Geht

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    the opening of this episode. While nobody could ever replace Alex, you most definitely can (and I dare say, should) succeed him as host.

  53. Papa Khan

    Papa Khan

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken was a great guest host this last week, I hope he comes back permanently

  54. Francoise Mcarthur

    Francoise Mcarthur

    6 өдрийн өмнө

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  55. Mars Boy

    Mars Boy

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Alex would be proud

    • Regdu Geht

      Regdu Geht

      6 өдрийн өмнө

      This is historic. Ken would be an awesome full time host, but as he put it bluntly, no one can replace the late Alex Trebek. 🥺💔👊🏾🙏🏽

  56. Ad Ka

    Ad Ka

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Very classy

  57. RockOn78

    RockOn78

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Wonder how many times he practiced that pre-show, to be able to get through it.

  58. Molases Slow

    Molases Slow

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Class act

  59. HAWKEYE21343

    HAWKEYE21343

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Perhaps I'm honoring Alex in my own way. I am hosting a Facebook jeopardy game. RIP Alex

  60. K Francks

    K Francks

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Of all people I actually wouldn't mind if Ken stuck around for awhile. He was a huge part of Jeopardy himself and seemed very professional

  61. ken karwoski

    ken karwoski

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken is such a GREAT person and that speech made me cry on how Alex Trebek was GREAT person and all Ken was saying that Alex made the show by making the people a GREAT person which Ken is and it was hard not to cry hearing this!

  62. Sam Wilson

    Sam Wilson

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    I’m not crying, you’re crying!

  63. WorldsWorstBoy

    WorldsWorstBoy

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken did the show Justice. He did Alex proud.

  64. David B.

    David B.

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    Hell yeah.

  65. Wendy Picou

    Wendy Picou

    6 өдрийн өмнө

    I loved the way Ken Jennings hosted the show! He was a natural! He did a great job! I hope he becomes permanent! 👍🏼 (Yes I know there is no replacing Alex Trebec 🥺)

  66. yuitr loing

    yuitr loing

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Like he said, no one can replace Alex but Ken should be the permanent host since he has had a good reputation in Jeopardy!'s history.

  67. Angela Hall

    Angela Hall

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Can he PLEASE be the next host??

  68. P Smith

    P Smith

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    At first I didn't want Jennings to land this gig. He's been a bit saucy and caustic at times for my liking, but that seems to have been toned down or gone. Maybe it was youthful swagger? He's done a wonderful job this week...very affable, kind to the contestants and keeps the show moving at a nice, brisk pace. Should he take on the job full-time, I would be totally fine with that, based on what I've seen this week. And, really...who else should/could it be? It may as well be the best player the game has ever known, and someone whose ties to the show are etched in everyone's minds. I know he takes the job, and responsibility, seriously. It shows. And that's really all I can ask. It will take some getting used to, for sure. But we all knew this was going to happen at some point. It's sad that Alex is no longer there as host, but his spirit/memory isn't going anywhere, and as long as the game is honored and maintained, it will go on just fine. I like what I've seen this week from Ken Jennings, so my mind has been changed.

    • yuitr loing

      yuitr loing

      7 өдрийн өмнө

      Jim's the first player who has had two different hosts.

  69. Rodney Taylor

    Rodney Taylor

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Tasteful, well said and brief. A worthy tribute Alex would be happy with. Nice work Ken.

  70. Marcus Hamner

    Marcus Hamner

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    This is historic. Ken would be an awesome full time host, but as he put it bluntly, no one can replace the late Alex Trebek. 🥺💔👊🏾🙏🏽

  71. channel mike

    channel mike

    7 өдрийн өмнө

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  72. Cyclops823

    Cyclops823

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    I really do hope the higher ups that run the show see this and consider making him the permanent host.

  73. Amber Medellin

    Amber Medellin

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Sweet guest host.

  74. Shane Dich

    Shane Dich

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Wow, that was moving. Ken would make a wonderful permanent host as this show moves on.

  75. Mary Salvi

    Mary Salvi

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Is Ken Jennings just filling in until they find another host? I've been watchin him and not even knowing who he is and that he's filled before, it almost seems that he should be the host. He's doing a wonderful job and it makes me wonder how Alex's first time went until he became the best at this show. And yes, one could really tell he loved the show. : ) 💖

  76. B

    B

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    He's totally right, no one will ever replace Alex.

  77. mike856ms

    mike856ms

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Sincere and poignant.

  78. Hanspal Singh

    Hanspal Singh

    7 өдрийн өмнө

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  79. Valerie Gibbons

    Valerie Gibbons

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Doing a fabulous job, he should be the new host not a guest

  80. BIG DADDY

    BIG DADDY

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Alex you will be missed

  81. Paula Niles

    Paula Niles

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    It just isn't the same...cant watch it after the first elisode...Ken isn't that good...

  82. Derp Meow

    Derp Meow

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    HE'S WHITE

    • Chinedum Onuoha

      Chinedum Onuoha

      4 өдрийн өмнө

      Alex is also white

    • Taco The Cat

      Taco The Cat

      7 өдрийн өмнө

      So? Why bring race into every thing

    • Pizza Time

      Pizza Time

      7 өдрийн өмнө

      ?

  83. Jade Trautman

    Jade Trautman

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Obviously someone who Alex loved and someone who loved Alex.

  84. tichu7

    tichu7

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Jim's the first player who has had two different hosts.

  85. Jim Marsch

    Jim Marsch

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Maybe the answer Kebert Xlea will bring him back?

  86. Prophetless772

    Prophetless772

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    I can see why they'd have Ken as a guest host, but Ken has already said he doesn't want to permanent host the show

  87. AV Collections

    AV Collections

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    I teared up as soon as his voice cracked 😭 We will miss you, Alex! Please make Ken the regular host 🙏🏼

  88. Spyro the Dragon

    Spyro the Dragon

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    personally i'm pulling for Ken to become the full-time host. he's done a great job so far. still doesn't seem real, though. we welcomed Alex into our home for a half hour each evening - still seems like he should come back next week or something. but since that's of course not happening, Ken's doing wonderful so far.

  89. Bruce Allan

    Bruce Allan

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    He is the perfect one for the job! Do we need other guest hosts?

  90. Nanya

    Nanya

    7 өдрийн өмнө

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  91. Cheryl Houghton

    Cheryl Houghton

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    No one can ever replace Alex Trebek! He was and is Jeopardy. I'm having a difficult time watching Jennings. He was an excellent player, is brilliant, but is not a good choice to host Jeopardy. Her doesn't have the same class, charisma, charm, personality, etc., as Alex. I heard that Katie Couric might guest host and she would be an excellent choice as she has a personality that would compliment the show, she's bright, and being a woman, she won't be compared to Alex in the same way that a man would. I don't know who all they have in mind for guest hosts, but please move Ken along or after a lifetime of watching Jeopardy, I may have to watch something else.

  92. mphlohi

    mphlohi

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken showing the emotions that all of us are feeling, Alex departing was hard for all of us, Ken knows that all too well, being one of, if not the most, prominent ones to share that stage and studio with Alex, a privilege every crew member, contestant, and audience member (including myself) was honored to have. Ken really empathizes with all of us, honoring and thanking Alex, and at the same time he maintains his composure and hosts very well.

  93. zibbity bibbity bop

    zibbity bibbity bop

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    My thanks to the producers for having Jennings be the first guest host after Trebek, and be the one to offer these words of tribute to him. There was no one more fitting to honor one of the greatest TV hosts of all time than the greatest Jeopardy player of all time.

  94. Mr. Nobody

    Mr. Nobody

    7 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken should be the new host.

  95. jackiechan511

    jackiechan511

    8 өдрийн өмнө

    Give Mr. Jennings an opportunity to host the show and see how he performs

  96. Mary Nexer

    Mary Nexer

    8 өдрийн өмнө

    Very classy!👍

  97. aleksander Okonek

    aleksander Okonek

    8 өдрийн өмнө

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  98. ghariiscool

    ghariiscool

    8 өдрийн өмнө

    What are tears in my eyes

  99. LisaVanoni

    LisaVanoni

    8 өдрийн өмнө

    Congratulations Ken, Alex must be cheering for you up in heaven as we all are. Congratulations again you deserve that and more! Hope you can stay as long as you can!

  100. Jenn Carpenter

    Jenn Carpenter

    8 өдрийн өмнө

    Ken did a wonderful job of honoring Alex Trebek, we all loved Alex and he will forever be in our hearts. I would like to see Ken Jennings as the permanent host of Jeopardy!

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