“Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek suffered a mild heart attack on Saturday and is recovering in an LA hospital. Trebek was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for immediate attention, and is currently undergoing further testing.
Sony Pictures Television released a statement following the news, saying that Trebek is in good spirits and doctors expect the host to make a complete recovery. Trebek is 71 years old, and set to begin filming the show’s 29th season next month in Los Angeles.
Also this past Saturday, ‘Jeopardy’ won a Daytime Emmy Award for Best Game/Audience Participation Show.