James Holzhauer, Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter are set to face off in prime time.
Holzauer wom 32 consecutive games, earning almost $2.5 million and setting a show record for a one-day take of $131,127. He just won this season’s ‘Tournament of Champions’ and now he’s set for a January showdown with the best of the best.
Ken Jennings won 72 consecutive games on his way to winning over $2.5 million in regular season competition.
Brad Rutter is a little less known, and his wins came when contestants were limited to five wins in a row. He has, however, won more than $4.5 million which came primarily from tournaments.
This tournament will begin on January 7, 2020 at 8 p.m. The winner of the tournament will take home $1 million with the other two contestants getting $250,000 apiece.