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Alex Trebek

Highest Rated:   95% Short Cuts (1993)
Lowest Rated:   8% Spy Hard (1996)
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Born in Ontario, Canada, Alex Trebek found a career in television right out of college reporting news for the CBC. He eventually began hosting game shows, a job that fit his on-air skills with ease. Over the years, he hosted a number of programs including Battlestars, Double Dare, High Rollers, and Concentration. He rose to fame as the host of the nationally syndicated version of Jeopardy! that first hit the airwaves in 1984, becoming such a cultural icon that he was parodied by Will Ferrell on Saturday Night Live and was cast as a man in black on an episode of The X-Files. Among other duties, Trebek often acted as host of the National Geography Bee, a contest to find the youngster in America who knows the most about geography.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
40% The Bucket List
  • Himself
$93.5M 2007
77% Little Manhattan
  • Alex Trebek
$0.4M 2005
No Score Yet Jeopardy: An Inside Look at America's Favorite Quiz Show!
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Arthur - The Big Riddle
  • Actor
2004
74% Finding Forrester
  • Himself
$51.4M 2000
68% Charlie's Angels
  • Himself
$124.5M 2000
8% Spy Hard
  • Actor
1996
95% Short Cuts
  • Himself
1993
76% White Men Can't Jump
  • Himself
1992
23% Dying Young
  • Host of `Jeopardy'
1991

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet How I Met Your Mother
2005-2014
  • Himself
  • 2013
  • 2010
No Score Yet Sunday Morning
2011
  • Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Family Guy
1999
  • Voice
  • 2006
  • 2002
No Score Yet Arthur
1996
  • Voice
  • Actor
  • 2000
No Score Yet The Simpsons
1989
  • Voice
  • 1997
No Score Yet Seinfeld
1989-1998
  • Voice of Himself
  • 1996
No Score Yet Cheers
1982-1993
  • Guest
  • 1990

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