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'Jeopardy!' celebrates Stephen King with themed board

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JEOPARDY STEPHEN KING
Jeopardy Productions, Inc.

It’s not quite as OMG-worthy as the game show’s recent homage to “Call Me Maybe” — but this board from tonight’s episode of Jeopardy!, inspired by legendary writer, longtime EW contributor, and — as a commenter points out — former Celebrity Jeopardy! victor Stephen King, is still pretty nifty. See the spooky sight below:

JEOPARDY STEPHEN KING
Jeopardy Productions, Inc.

Why did the show’s writers honor King? Simple: They’ve been waiting decades for an opportunity to just name a category “It.”

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