Ken Jennings

Ken Jennings was born outside Seattle, but grew up in Seoul, South Korea, where he became a daily devotee of the quiz show "Jeopardy!". In 2004, he successfully auditioned for a spot on the show, and went on an unprecedented seventy-four game victory streak worth $2.52 million. Jennings's book "Brainiac", about his "Jeopardy!" adventures, was a critically acclaimed "New York Times" bestseller, as was his follow-up, "Maphead". He is also the author of "Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac". Jennings...See more