‘Jeopardy!’: ‘GMA’s Robin Roberts Hopes to Bring ‘A Little Bit of Alex’ to Her Guest Hosting Moment


Most of the guests so far are hosts Danger! After the 2020 death of Alex Trebek, the show has worked for two weeks at a time. The show’s current guest hosts, however, are sharing the load with each one of the week: It’s good Morning America The team of George Stephanopoulos and Robin Roberts.

Stephanopoulos, who has just finished his week, is now handing over the baton to his coach Roberts for this coming week. And the television personality is also hoping to give a small part of Trebek’s charisma while she works on the program.

‘Good Morning America’ Coaches Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos | Walter McBride/WireImage

Stephanopoulos’ stint on the show donated a substantial amount to a charity of his choice.

GMA cohost’s first and only week as guest host Danger! was just completed. The program announced that it would donate more than $100,000 to its chosen charity, No Kid Hungry.

Danger!K’s Instagram post celebrated the donation by saying, “$147,396 donated to @nokidhungry, thanks to @gstephanopoulos’ presence as guest host!”

The political commentator said of the nonprofit: “It’s run by my friends Billy and Debbie Shore, they’ve been running it for 20 years. And they have a very simple goal: We want to make sure that Not every child in America goes to bed or goes hungry. This is a goal that can be accomplished.”

What Roberts said she hopes to bring to ‘Jeopardy!

Journalists who have participated Celebrity in danger! In the past, she’s said she hopes she can bring even a little bit of Alex Trebek’s personality into her guest-hosting week.

“I’m sorry,” she began. “I just want to bring in a little bit of Alex. Just a little bit. He can’t be. Nobody can be his, but just want to bring in the feeling he brought every time he was here in the studio, that’s all.”

Recalling his last conversation with Trebek, who had been battling pancreatic cancer for more than a year, Roberts said, “What really touched me was the last time I was in the studio with him. Spoke once. good Morning America, and he came in, and he was cracking jokes. he was making America Everyone feels comfortable. And I’ll never forget it. Because everyone was like a pin and a needle. And it was Alex Trebek who made us feel so comfortable. “

Roberts said her parents were cheering her on from ‘their heavenly balcony’

On Instagram, the show debuted Roberts’s arrival, writing, “@goodmorningamerica’s @robinrobertsgma guest hosting this week! As part of her appearance, Jeopardy! will donate to @bethematch, her chosen charity.”

Be the Match is an organization that helps those looking for bone marrow donors. “It’s a bone marrow registry,” Roberts said. “A stem cell transplant saved my life in 2012. [I’m] Grateful that my sister was a donor. i am working with [Be the Match] From 2012 onwards and knowing you can save a life, just a little swab, and you can be a donor.”

Roberts knows she’s stepping into game show territory, holy ground, and taking her responsibility seriously.

“Being the host, being that backstage, knowing all the people, all the guest hosts that have been there, but more importantly, getting to know the person who’s been backstage all those years and being there. It’s something I won’t forget, forever,” Roberts told the program.

In conducting the show, she imagined the joy of her dead parents: “My mother and father are cheering on me from their heavenly balcony!”

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