An investor originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania...

Carl Brandt

My name's Carl Brandt, and I'm originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

What is your most memorable moment from your run on Jeopardy!?
Oh, probably meeting Alex Trebek. I mean, the guy is a cultural icon, he's a national treasure, and he's--he's not an empty suit. I mean, he--there's--saw him behind the scenes. He's really an intelligent, sophisticated, just--truly a wonderful human being.

Has anyone recognized you from your Jeopardy! appearance?
Yeah, I--it's interesting that you--you say that, because I, um, I got asked for an autograph, um, on the Sony lot, um, the first time--er, after I won my fourth game, we ended taping, I was just walking out to the garage, and some lady came up to me and said, um, "Oh, I think you're going to be the next Ken Jennings, can I get your autograph?" and I said, "Oh, you jinxed me!"--but I gave her the autograph anyway. And, of course, the next game, I lost. But, that was cool. And, a couple other people just out of the blue say, "Hey, you the guy on Jeopardy!?" I'm like, "Yeah." So... [Laughs]

How have you spent your winnings?
Well, I haven't received them yet. The plan is to, uh, invest most of it, but I'm gonna withhold about $8,000 and do a two-month trip to Argentina.

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2009 Tournament of Champions quarterfinalist: $5,000.
Season 25 4-time champion: $70,799 + $2,000.

Carl appeared in the following archived game:
#5648, aired 2009-03-11 Carl Brandt vs. Dan Pawson vs. Cora Peck 2009 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 1. From Las Vegas.
Carl previously appeared on Jeopardy! as Carl Brandt in the following 5 archived games:
#5556, aired 2008-11-03 Carl Brandt vs. David Skaar vs. Catherine Muldoon Carl Brandt game 5.
#5555, aired 2008-10-31 Carl Brandt vs. Anders Reynolds vs. Edith Kealy Carl Brandt game 4. Regular-play game in which DJ!-eliminated contestant...
#5554, aired 2008-10-30 Carl Brandt vs. Jen Weaver vs. Phil Fernandez Carl Brandt game 3.
#5553, aired 2008-10-29 Carl Brandt vs. Pat Thornton vs. Tristan Snell Carl Brandt game 2.
#5552, aired 2008-10-28 Mathew Safer vs. Becka Feighner vs. Carl Brandt Carl Brandt game 1.

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