James Holzhauer held off Emma Boettcher, a Chicago librarian who ended his 32-game win streak on the popular quiz show, to win the $250,000 first prize.
The show will record four episodes on Sunday and Monday at Paris Las Vegas with guests including Carrot Top, Christina Aguilera and Criss Angel.
James Holzhauer is halfway to being crowned the winner of the “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions after dominating the first game Thursday in his rematch with Emma Boettcher.
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Las Vegas Strip headliners will take center stage when “Live With Kelly and Ryan” comes to Paris Las Vegas next week.
James Holzhauer will take on Emma Boettcher and the winner of Wednesday’s Tournament of Champions last semifinal Thursday and Friday in the two-day championship match.
Disney’s brand-new streaming service Disney Plus may be a victim of its own success.
A victory by Holzhauer will send him to the two-day Tournament of Champions final against Emma Boettcher, who ended his 32-game win streak on the quiz show on June 3.
“Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak had to have emergency surgery, and his longtime co-host Vanna White will fill in for him while he recovers.
TV Guide’s Matt Roush fields viewers’ television-related questions.