To be fair, both men are British icons who have been knighted by the queen, but the resemblance does seem to stop there — and in light of that, the internet went wild over his answer.
“#jeopardy is on 30 minutes earlier where I live than where my mom lives,” another person wrote. “Just texted her: Someone is going to say Mick Jagger and you will yell at the TV.”
“You can’t always… get what you want, Master Wayne,” another Twitter user wrote, blending Rolling Stones lyrics with a reference to Caine’s role in several “Batman” movies.
“Deepest apologies to the iconic Diana Ross!” contestant Karen Johnson wrote on Twitter after the flub. “I didn’t really think you were the answer, but was running out of time and had to put something!”
Lindsay Lowe has been a regular contributor to TODAY.com since 2016, covering pop culture, style, home and other lifestyle topics. She is also working on her first novel, a domestic drama set in rural Regency England.