Matt Lauer to Replace Alex Trebek as Host of Jeopardy?

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With talk continuing to fly that Matt Lauer may be fired as lead anchor of The Today Show, a new report suggests that the reporter is being wooed for another high-profile job:

Host of Jeopardy.

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Alex Trebek is expected to step down from the iconic game show when his contract is up in 2016, and The New York Post claims Lauer is a leading contender to replace him.

Sony Pictures Television is also considering Anderson Cooper, according to the newspaper

Can you picture Lauer trying to stump contestants with trivia question? Would he made a good Jeopardy host?


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