Alex Trebek Completes Chemotherapy, Is “On the Mend”

August 30, 2019

In a new video posted on the Jeopardy! YouTube channel Thursday, host Alex Trebek confirms that he has finished his chemotherapy treatments in his battle against stage 4 pancreatic cancer. "I've gone through a lot of chemotherapy and thankfully that is now over,” he tells fans of the show. “I’m on the mend and that's all I can hope for right now." He goes on to tease the upcoming 36th season of the game show, adding, "We had something exciting things coming up and I can't wait to share them with all of you. Let me tell you, it's going to be a good year." Jeopardy! returned on Monday, September 9.