Legendary Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek and his wife Jean sat down for an interview with ABC's Michael Strahan in order to discuss Trebek's current cancer battle. The special airs on January 2nd and shows a vulnerable side to the historically suave TV star.
During the interview, he admits that he has his moments of depression as he battles stage 4 pancreatic cancer , but the support from fans helps him stay positive.
"I don’t mind getting choked up. My oncologist told me one of the symptoms, if you will, of pancreatic cancer is that you get these moments of depression, sadness."