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This Is Who Alex Trebek Wanted to Replace Him as the Next 'Jeopardy' Host

Best Life Logo By Kali Coleman of Best Life | Slide 2 of 5: In 2007, Trebek opened up one episode of Jeopardy by walking out in his regular suit top, but on bottom? He was just in his boxers."I was informed backstage a few minutes ago that our three contestants, Ken, Brad, and Jerome, wanted to relieve some of the tension and they said, 'We must do the program without trousers,'" Trebek said, so he started the show sans pants. But after seeing that the three contestants hadn't held up their side of the deal, he went backstage to put his pants back on. Well played! And for more fun moments from the show, revisit these Wrong Jeopardy Answers That Are Totally Hilarious.

1. When he arrived on set without his pants

In 2007, Trebek opened up one episode of Jeopardy by walking out in his regular suit top, but on bottom? He was just in his boxers.

"I was informed backstage a few minutes ago that our three contestants, Ken, Brad, and Jerome, wanted to relieve some of the tension and they said, 'We must do the program without trousers,'" Trebek said, so he started the show sans pants. But after seeing that the three contestants hadn't held up their side of the deal, he went backstage to put his pants back on. Well played! And for more fun moments from the show, revisit these Wrong Jeopardy Answers That Are Totally Hilarious.

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