I m feeling good : Alex Trebek pledges to return for 36th season of Jeopardy!
|CTVnews 17 Apr 2019 at 14:17|
Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek announces that he has been diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer in a video posted to the game show s YouTube channel. (Jeopardy!/ YouTube)
Published Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:03PM EDT
On the final day of taping for the 35th season of Jeopardy!, host Alex Trebek pledged to return for another year following his cancer diagnosis.
Trebek, 78, in which the Canadian thanked the public for their messages of support since he announced he had Stage 4 pancreatic cancer back in March.
Im touched beyond words, Trebek said in the video.
Stage 4 pancreatic cancer is the final stage and generally means the condition has spread to other parts of the body.
Despite what you may have heard, Im feeling good, Im continuing with my therapy, Trebek said.
Trebek, who is under contract to host Jeopardy! for another three years, also said he will return for the shows 36th season.