Jeopardy Champion Matt Amodio Wiki, Bio, Family, Dating, Winnings

Date Updated: August 8, 2021

Bio
Birth Year 1990
Birth Name Matthew Amodio
Nickname Matt
Birth Place Medina, Washington, United States
Residence New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Nationality American
Height 5 feet 10 inches (1.77m)
Weight 68 kg (150 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Currently Unknown
Girlfriend Not Known

Matthew Amodio is the contestant of the American longest-running quiz show Jeopardy. Recently he has been trending over social media after his amazing 7-day streak in Jeopardy

Biography

Matt was born in 1990 in Medina, Washington, United States. He was born to his parents Jim Amodio and Bonnie Amodio. He grew up with his three elder brothers: Dan, Steve, and Mike

He completed his high school education at Medina High School, Ohio, and attended the Ohio State University. He completed his Master's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2015. He is a computer science student and holds a Ph.D. in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

Professional Life: Career, Jeopardy, Net Worth

Matt started his professional life in 2012 and is currently working as a Research Analyst at Yale University. Previously, he has worked as a research assistant, data scientist, consultant, and so on. 

Jeopardy is the longest-running American quiz show and Matt also grew up watching Jeopardy. He always showed interest in this show and it was his father who urged him to participate in this show. He quickly became popular after achieving consecutive wins on the show. He won a seven-game streak and was placed in the show’s Hall of Fame. 

Matt Amodio on Jeopardy | Source: Yale University's Instagram

On August 6, 2021, he took home $35,600 making his total winnings $430,200. This also lands him fifth on the all-time winning list of Jeopardy. As of 2021, his net worth is estimated to be over $500,000.

Is Matt Amodio Married?

No, according to the information gathered from different sources, it seems that Matt Amodio isn’t involved in any sort of relationship. It looks like he is currently single and isn’t dating anyone. As of now, we can only guess about his relationship status. 

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Matt Amodio is a slim man standing 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing around 68 kg. He is a good-looking man with black hair and black eyes. 

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Data Scientist, Research Assistant
High School Medina High School
College Ohio State University, Yale University
Active Years 2012 - Present
Net Worth Around $500,000
Salary Not Known
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 5 feet 10 inches (1.77m)
Weight 68 kg (150 lbs)
Shoe Size N/A
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Relationship Status Currently Unknown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Partners

  1. Not Known (Girlfriend)
Family Life
Father Jim Amodio
Mother Bonnie Amodio
Siblings Has three older siblings
Brothers
  1. Dan Amodio
  2. Steve Amodio
  3. Mike Amodio
Ethnicity
  • Self: White
Unknown Facts about Matt Amodio
  • Matthew Amodio is the contestant of the American longest-running quiz show Jeopardy
  • He was born to his parents Jim Amodio and Bonnie Amodio in 1990
  • He has three elder brothers
  • He holds a Ph.D. in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • On August 6, 2021, he took home $35,600 making his total winnings $430,200
  • He won a seven-game streak and was placed in the show’s Hall of Fame