[UPDATE] Jeopardy Champ Julia Collins Wins Game 18 and Nearly $400,000 Dollars!
“I had no idea I had broken the record until someone told me,” Collins says. “I was only focused on winning. But only three other contestants in history have won more games than me. I’m not just pretty good for a girl, I’m pretty good for anyone.”
Julia has some pretty famous fans cheering her on:
@JeopardyJulia – u rock Julia – u r so smart and adorable too – keep winning please !!!!
— Rosie (@Rosie) May 29, 2014
Ken Jennings is the all time winner with $2,520,700 in earnings. He’s also the record holder for concurrent wins with an unprecedented 74-game streak in 2004.
Julia broke Arthur’s 12 day win record on 5/20/2014.. Her biggest one-day take was $29,700 back on April 25th. Her total winnings are $245,610, making her the fourth highest money winner in regular Jeopardy history.