LBJ Library on Jeopardy
Dec 13, 2012
On Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, the LBJ Presidential Library will reopen to unveil new and innovative exhibits designed to give visitors state-of-the-art access to one of the most significant Presidents and eras in our country’s history. On the day before the reopening, JEOPARDY! will air a special video category about LBJ featuring video clues from around the LBJ Presidential Library.
“LBJ is a tremendous force in our history and we are pleased to have him featured as a category on JEOPARDY!” said Mark K. Updegrove, Director of the LBJ Presidential Library. “With the unveiling of our new permanent exhibits, this is an exciting time for us, and we think testing the public’s knowledge about LBJ is a perfect kick-off for our opening.”
What: JEOPARDY! will devote an entire category to LBJ the day before the Library’s grand reopening.
When: 4:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 21, 2012
JEOPARDY! airs locally in Austin on NBC (KXAN-TV)
Contact: Anne Wheeler, Communications Director
(O) 512-721-0216 (Cell) 512-731-2351
JEOPARDY!, the winner of a 2011 Peabody Award and 30 Emmy Awards, including the 2012 Emmy for Outstanding Game/Audience Participation Program, was inducted into the Guinness Book of World Records for the most awards won by a TV Game Show. The series is the #1-rated quiz show in syndication with 25 million viewers each week. JEOPARDY! is produced by Sony Pictures Television, a Sony Pictures Entertainment Company. It is distributed domestically by CBS Television Distribution and internationally by CBS Television International, both units of CBS Corp. For more on JEOPARDY!, please visit www.jeopardy.com.