James Holzhauer Over $2 Million Mark With Latest ‘Jeopardy!’ Win

For the second time in Jeopardy!‘ s illustrious history, a competitor has eclipsed the $2 million mark in winnings. Nearly fifteen years after Ken Jennings became the first competitor in the show’s history to reach that winnings plateau, current champion James Holzhauer crossed that mile marker on Friday evening with his latest dominant performance. Heading into Final Jeopardy, one opponent, Susan, had $1,800, while the other, Sam, sat at -$2,000.