'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek says he's 'feeling good,' thankful for outpouring of support following cancer diagnosis

Posted at 4:46 PM, Apr 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-18 05:28:06-04

(WXYZ) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is "feeling good" following his diagnosis of stage 4 pancreatic cancer, which he announced on March 6.

The famed quiz-show host posted an update video on the last day of taping for the 35th Anniversary season. The video was posted to the show's social channels on Wednesday, with kind words from Trebek thanking his many fans.

"I wanted once again to thank you for your continuing messages of encouragement and support," Trebek said. "Particularly the many cards I've received from young people. I'm touched beyond words."

Watch Trebek's full message below: