Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek received his sixth Emmy for outstanding game show host on Sunday, and it also marks his seventh overall Emmy with his 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award.
We may as well hand the gentleman an additional award for best acceptance speech of the night at the 2019 Daytime Emmy Awards.
The 78-year-old TV game show host has been undergoing treatment for stage 4 pancreatic cancer since announcing his diagnosis in March.
As he was greeted by a standing ovation, Trebek quickly expressed that he was concerned about winning based on sympathy.
Alex Trebek Opens Up In Candid Interview About His Struggles With 'Deep Sadness' Over His Cancer Diagnosis
Since announcing his cancer diagnosis in March, Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek has carried himself with the same graceful charisma that made him a television icon,.
Behind the scenes, however, Trebek's battle with cancer has been much harder than he's been letting on.