Sony Hack Reveals Alex Trebek Considered Leaving Jeopardy! Over Kids Week Conflict, Re-Shoot Requests

December 17, 2014 3:46 PM

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The longtime Jeopardy! host reportedly questioned whether he should leave the show after butting heads with producers, hacked Sony emails (obtained by Radar Online) reveal.

According to the leaked correspondence, Trebek was upset when he was asked to re-shoot a segment of Jeopardy! Kids in which he told a young girl she was in the red and would not be advancing to the Final Jeopardy round. The girl's mother wrote the show's producers that "was quite a bit taken back" w...

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