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‘Jeopardy!’ Followers React to Keanu Reeves Lookalike Contestant

‘Jeopardy!’ Followers React to Keanu Reeves Lookalike Contestant


[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for the June 12 episode of Jeopardy!]

Heading into the June 12 episode of Jeopardy!, the main focus was on returning champion Suresh Krishnan, who got here in with a four-day whole of $53,999. However what additionally caught individuals’s eye was one of many different contestants, knowledge analyst Michael Vallely, who had viewers members and host Mayim Bialik laughing with a few of his responses.

First, in the course of the contestant interviews, he shared that he’s in an internet assist group for younger or young-ish individuals with most cancers, and each night time, he performs Jeopardy! with one of many founders, evaluating shops. A couple of months in the past, he received all the pieces unsuitable in a class about Disney films. “[The group founder] advised me, ‘What’s unsuitable with you? You gotta watch Disney films,’” Michael shared. “I’ve been making an attempt to and I believe I’m prepared now. I do know there’s canines that eat spaghetti, there’s a circus with a flying hippo or one thing. So I’m prepared for it.” Everybody laughed.

Then, he received cheers when, after deciding on a Each day Double within the Double Jeopardy! spherical, he wager all of it, explaining, “you already know, I had three failed most cancers therapies. I didn’t assume I’d be right here,” and received it right with the Niagara. (Within the class Warfare of 1812, the clue learn, “In 1814 U.S. forces underneath Gen. Jacob Brown invaded Canada by crossing this river between Lake Erie and Lake Ontario.”) That introduced his whole to $16,800.

Michael then was in first heading into Closing Jeopardy, with $26,400. Nevertheless, within the class Girls in Mythology with the clue, “The identify of this girl, the product of an incestuous union, means “in opposition to start,” he wrote “Who’s Uncle Steve?” once more getting some laughs.

Try followers’ reactions to Michael under. Plus, did you assume he regarded a bit like Keanu Reeves?

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