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    Alex Trebek says in video that he intends to return for season 36 of ‘Jeopardy!’

    FILE - MARCH 06: "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek announced March 6, 2019 that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 07: TV personality Alex Trebek attends the screening of 'The Bridge on The River Kwai' during the 2017 TCM Classic Film Festival on April 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. 26657_004 (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for TCM)
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    "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek.

    Six weeks ago, “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek announced that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

    In a video posted online, Trebek, 78, said he was sharing the news “in keeping with my longtime policy of being open and transparent with our ‘Jeopardy!’ fan base.”

    Now, in a new video posted Wednesday afternoon, Trebek said that “despite what you may have heard, I’m feeling good, I’m continuing with my therapy,” and that he plans to host season 36 of “Jeopardy!” when the show returns this fall.


    “I look forward to seeing you once again in September with all kinds of good stuff,” he said.

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