In a YouTube video, Alex Trebek of Jeopardy announces his diagnosis of Stage 4 cancer.

The Canadian celebrity and game show host understands his pancreatic cancer diagnosis is not ideal, as he has a huge battle to fight.

On the Jeopardy YouTube channel, the Sudbury, Ontario native announced his news. He chose this way so that his fans would learn about it from him, without any exaggerations or inaccuracies.

Watch the video: