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WATCH: Longtime 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek announces he's been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer

Longtime 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek announces he's been diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer. Screenshot taken from official 'Jeopardy!' Twitter account.

The long-time host of 'Jeopardy!', Alex Trebek, delivered a message through the official 'Jeopardy!' Twitter page saying that he was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer.

In the video he says, "Now normally the prognosis for this is not very encouraging, but I'm going to fight this. I'm going to keep working and with the love and support of my family and friends and with the help of your prayers also, I plan to beat the low survival rate statistics for this disease," Trebek said.

Watch the full message below.

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