“Jeopardy!” champion Matt Amodio reached his thirty third victory on Friday which landed him in second place on the all-time consecutive wins listing.
Now his complete successful amasses to a staggering $1,267,801. On Monday, he stopped by “Good Morning America” to speak about his unbelievable successful streak.
Amodio admitted he stays “laser-focused” by tackling simply “one question at a time.”
The Ph.D. pupil from New Haven, Conn. added he additionally has girl luck on his aspect. “Once you get in a grove things can just take you,” he instructed the morning present anchors.
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George Stephanopoulos requested Amodio how he feels as a contestant on the long-lasting sport present because it continues to make headlines over its host drama.
“‘Jeopardy!’ [is] not one person. ‘Jeopardy!’ is a whole team and there’s one person changing but everything else is staying the same,” he reasoned. “The crew does a great job of keeping the contestants comfortable and making them feel special.”
He particularly gave a shout-out to host Mayim Bialik. “She’s great. She’s a lot of fun. When the host has energy and is enjoying it, that spreads to the contestants,” Amodio mentioned.
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Amodio is in a rarefied place: he’s behind solely Ken Jennings, who stays within the primary spot with 74 wins.
“Ken’s always been the face of ‘Jeopardy!’ to me, so when I think of Jeopardy!,’ I think of him,” Amodio mentioned in a press launch. “To [be] right behind him is a surreal experience.”
Amodio’s subsequent sport is Monday night time.
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