Alex Trebek Net Worth | Celebrity Net Worth

Alex Trebek Net Worth | Celebrity Net Worth

Are you curious about Alex Trebek Net Worth? Here we’ve collected his net worth, bio, career and other interesting sets of data for you.

Net Worth $75 Million
Full Name George Alexander Trebek
BornJuly 22, 1940 (age 79) Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
ProfessionTelevision Personality
Updated2020

Introduction

Alex Trebek is a person who discovered a different path to reach success in life. He didn’t follow what other was doing or practising. he identified and improved the skill which was existing with him and reached his destiny.

Alex was born in Ontario, Canada and was studying at the University of Ottawa. After that, he paid his attention to broadcasting. As a result of that, Alex started to work as a sport and newscaster in a Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

Family

Alex Trebek’s wife is Jean Currivan, and they married in 1990 and have two children. Before that, he married Elaine Callie in 1974.

Personal life

Alex’s primary mansion is situated in Studio City, California, and it is a 10,000 square foot one. He purchased it in 1991 by spending $2.15 million. After some years, he purchased another mansion for $4.1 million, and it is in a rural city of Creston. Currently, he is living in a 30-acre lake home in California that he purchased at $1.4 million.

On the other hand, Alex is a kind person who donates his money to charity. According to the news, he gives a big portion of his whole income as these charities.

For instance, Alex gave 74 acres of property from Hollywood Hills to Santa Monica Conservancy. So, he owns a loving audience because of these activities. Furthermore, he gave $5 million to the University of Ottawa, where he studied.

Unfortunately, Alex now has pancreatic cancer. He had some treatments for the illness and resumed his hosting in August 2019.

Career

As we mentioned above, Alex joined with Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and after that, he covered important news and special events there. In 1966, he started hosting a game show, and it reached the highest success too.

Then, Alex moved to the USA. He got the opportunity to host popular game shows, and it was the time that he understood his talent in this industry.  So, he hosted the famous game show, ‘High Rollers’ and it can be considered as a remarkable point in his career. Unfortunately, the show was cancelled due to several issues.

However, he continued his career in the same field. He was able to set many records during his service. In 1984, Alex hosted Merv Griffin’s Jeopardy. He got the chance to own an award for that show. After some years, he set another record. It was about, hosting many American game shows at the same time.

Moreover, he owns the record for hosting the most game show episodes. He received it after completing 6,829 episodes in 2014.

Also, Alex performed in Colonial Life Insurance advertisement. In addition to that, he successfully hosts the National Geographic Bee (USA). He received to be the guest appearance in several movies and television programs such as The X-Files, Saturday Night Live and Family Guy.

What is Alex Trebek Net Worth?

According to the estimates, Alex earns $18 million per year. Within a day, he shoots five episodes. So, a tape day values $391,000 and actual episode values $78,000 for him.

Famous Quotes by Alex Trebek

It’s very important in life to know when to shut up. You should not be afraid of silence

Alex Trebek

My life is what it is, and I can’t change it. I can change the future, but I can’t do anything about the past.

Alex Trebek

Don’t tell me what you believe in. I’ll observe how you behave and I will make my own determination.

Alex Trebek

Take your job seriously, but don’t take yourself too seriously.

Alex Trebek

I’m curious about everything. Even subjects that don’t interest me.

Alex Trebek

We are all experts in our own little niches.

Alex Trebek

I’m curious about everything. Even subjects that don’t interest me.

Alex Trebek

I don’t spend any time whatsoever thinking about what might have been.

Alex Trebek

Don’t minimize the importance of luck in determining life’s course.

Alex Trebek

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