Matthew Trebek ; Biography of Alex Trebek’s son

Matthew Trebek is an entrepreneur and restaurateur born on February 3, 1991, in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America as the only son of Alex Trebek and Jean Currivan.

Mathew despite running diffident restaurants is best recognized as the son of famous TV personality and game show host Alex Trebek.

Matthew Trebek lost his father, Alex in November 2020 to pancreatic cancer who had battled it for almost two years. Matthew was raised alongside two siblings including, Emily Trebek and Nicky Trebek. Nicky was adopted from Alex Trebek’s first marriage that ended in 1981.

With regards to his educational background, Matthew Trebek attended Campbell Hall from where he graduated in 2009. He later enrolled at Fordham University, graduating with a degree in Communication and Business Administration in 2013. He then joined the National Bartenders School, where he studied as a mixologist.

Following the completion of his studies, Matthew Trebek became the Creative Department Assistant of ASG media. He also worked in a restaurant in Chelsea called Willow Road in Manhattan from where he learned about restaurant design whiles working for the contractor who had designed Willow Road.


Matthew Trebek is currently running three restaurants in North Harlem, New York. He had opened his first restaurant (Mexican street food restaurant) named Oso in Hamilton Heights, Harlem, back in May 2016 alongside his business partner Nodar Mosiashvili and Chef Cassandra Rhodes.

Matthew Trebek later established a take-out pizza shop, “Pizza by Lucille’s” as well as a coffee shop and event space, “Lucille’s” which was set up in 2019.

Net Worth

Matthew Trebek has a net worth estimated to be$3 million.

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