Talk about a pair of big shoes to fill.
You’ve probably heard the name Mattea Roach.
Now another Toronto contestant is coming Danger! when the show airs on YES-TV at 7:30 PM.
Matt Petroff, a Toronto-based management consultant, will participate in the popular game show.
He follows in the now famous footsteps of Roach, the 23-year-old teacher from Toronto who earned 24 wins and $560,983. The University of Toronto’s five-week run put her in fifth place on its all-time list for consecutive wins.
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Only legends Ken Jennings, Amy Schneider, Matt Amodio and James Holzhauer have won more games or money during their time on the show.
Meanwhile, Jennings, the famous 74-game winner, recently revealed that he is taking a break from his Jeopardy! hosting and will transfer it to big bang theory star Mayim Bialik, who previously co-hosted the show with Jennings following the death of longtime host and Canadian Alex Trebek in 2020.