George Alexander Trebek was a Canadian-American television personality, game show host, and actor. He was the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! after its revival in 1984, and has also hosted a number of other game shows, including The Wizard of Odds, Double Dare, High Rollers, Battlestars, Classic Concentration, and To Tell the Truth. Trebek was contracted to host Jeopardy! until 2022. Trebek had also made appearances in numerous television series, in which he usually played himself. A native of Canada, he became a naturalized United States citizen in 1998. For his work on Jeopardy!, Trebek had received 31 nominations for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host, winning 7 times.