Celebrities Who Have Been Jeopardy! Clues - and Their Hilarious Reactions
For these stars, seeing their name as a clue (or answer) on Jeopardy! means they've really made it. Click through to see if you got the "question" right — and to see the stars' "daily double" takes about their blue box moments
Who Is Lisa Rinna?
Who Is Zach Braff?
Zach Braff was ecstatic when a fan tweeted that he had become a clue on Jeopardy for his role on Scrubs, on which he starred from 2001-2010. "Guys. Jeopardy!!! I made it!!!" he tweeted in response to a fan sending him a snapshot of the clue.
"This Project Runway winner halted his line in 2020 to mass-produce face masks and healthcare materials."
Who Is Christian Siriano?
"What an honor tonight to be a @jeopardy question again!" the designer wrote on Instagram in April 2021. "Thank you @andersoncooper for being such a fabulous guest host! Who is chic AF...answer is the daily double!"
What Is Fuller House?
The actress broke her social media hiatus to show her excitement about being included in a clue. "I guess Jeopardy! brought me back from my social media break 🙈😜," Cameron Bure wrote on Instagram. "This makes me giggle so much-being one of tonight's questions for the Greatest of All Time contestants. What is #FullerHouse."
What Is Wasabi?
Okay so Katie Lee herself wasn't the actual answer, but the chef and new mom was nonetheless pumped to have her quotes used as a February 2021 Jeopardy question. "Look Ma, I made it!!" she tweeted.
Who Is John Mulaney?
The comedian shared the exciting news on Twitter by posting a clip from the show, and writing, "I turned the volume all the way up but I think [the contestant] says, 'what is John Mulaney?' Which is a good question."
Who Is Lizzo?
The rapper was hyped to see that she was "100% that clue" on the game show. She tweeted, "THATS IT THATS IT B---- IM TAKING THIS W ALL THE WAY HOME BYEEEEE B----" accompanied by a bunch of shocked emojis.
Who Is Jennifer Garner?
The Alias star was so excited to be an answer on Jeopardy that she photoshopped a photo of her head onto a contestant's body and shared it with Instagram.
Who Is Mindy Kaling?
Kaling was feeling #blessed to be included on the show. She tweeted, "I've been told I was a clue on @jeopardy tonight and I just feel #blessed that I could be apart of this #JeopardyJames era."
#JeopardyJames is a reference to contestant James Holzhauer, who had an epic 33 game streakjeams on the show and earned himself almost $2.5 million--the third highest overall in Jeopardy history.
What Is When I Get Home?
What Is That '70s Show?
Who Is Rachel Bloom?
The actress was ready to take it personally if no one buzzed in.
Bloom tweeted, "If no one gets [the answer] right it means the contestants hate women and that is the only conclusion to draw."
What Is 'Ring Bearer'?
Simpson was so tickled by the clue that she offered to pay up even if the contestant didn't end up winning the show.
What Is RuPaul's Drag Race?
Who Is Silent Bob?
What Is American Horror Story?
What Is 'Gorgeous'?
What Is Silicon Valley?
What Is NCIS?
Perrette, who played Abby Sciuto for a whopping 15 seasons of the crime series, was thrilled to be featured (again) on the quiz show.
Who Is Dolly Parton?
The clue, of course, is referring to Parton's album, Pure & Simple, which she called her "Love of Many Colors album." The woman to get it right, Karen, unfortunately didn't win, but she was a winner in Dolly's eyes.
Who Is Nick Offerman?
Mullally tweeted, "real clue from yesterday. Jeopardy is getting dank," when she saw that she (and her husband) were part of the show.