TORONTO — Late Canadian “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek is up for a posthumous Daytime Emmy Award.
The Nationwide Academy of Tv Arts & Sciences named the Sudbury, Ont.-born TV character within the class of excellent sport present host for the syndicated collection.
The class is rounded out by Wayne Brady of “Let’s Make a Deal” on CBS, Steve Harvey of the syndicated present “Household Feud,” Pat Sajak of “Wheel of Fortune” and Alfonso Ribeiro of “Catch 21” on Recreation Present Community.
Trebek, who died in November after present process remedy for pancreatic most cancers, has gained many Daytime Emmys for internet hosting the favored quiz present.
“Jeopardy” can also be nominated for a Daytime Emmy this 12 months for excellent syndicated sport present, a class it’s gained a number of instances.
The forty eighth annual Daytime Emmy Awards present will air June 25 on CBS and stream on Paramount Plus.
Different Canadian nominees embrace actor Jacqueline MacInnes Wooden of Windsor, Ont., for the CBS cleaning soap opera “The Daring and the Lovely.”
Dominic Zamprogna of Hamilton can also be nominated for his performing function on the ABC cleaning soap “Normal Hospital.”
This report by The Canadian Press was first revealed Might 25, 2021.
The Canadian Press