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Who Are the Top Three 'Jeopardy' Contestants of All Time?

Who Are the Top Three 'Jeopardy' Contestants of All Time?

ABC has announced that Jeopardy will host a special “Greatest of All Time” tournament next year, featuring the three contestants who have earned the most money ever on the game show.

Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter, and recent sensation James Holzhauer (pictured from left to right) will compete in a multi-night tournament, kicking off in the primetime hours on Tuesday, January 7 at 8pm ET.

Jennings holds the record for most consecutive games played and the biggest earnings in regular gameplay with $2,520,700.

Rutter is the record holder for the top earnings when you factor in tournaments. He has earned $4,688,436 while competing on Jeopardy. Jennings has earned $3,370,700 including tournaments while Holzhauer has earned $2,462,216.

An impressive record that Holzhauer holds is the top 15 spots in the single-game winnings.

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