Saturday Night Live’s Michael Che joins The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Comedy Central
Fast-tracked comedy darling Michael Che will literally ‘suit up’ to join The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in June. The Saturday Night Live writer Che is the second new hire for the Comedy Central fake news show since John Oliver left to launch Last Week Tonight on HBO. UCB alum Jordan Kle... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central hires Michael Che as correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
When Michael Che abruptly cancelled his planned Edinburgh run for this summer, he told fans he had good reason for it. That reason? Che will start work in June as the newest correspondent on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He'll finish his first full season as a writer on Saturday ... [Read More]
 
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’s HBO debut: Toward a more global union of satire
Most everyone has the conventional wisdom backward on John Oliver. If anyone is wishing they could turn back time by about six months, it's Comedy Central, because Sir John Oliver -- I'll knight him as an honorable servant of Comedy if the Queen Mother hasn't yet done so -- stands as such an obvious... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert’s imminent Comedy Central departure addressed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)
Stephen Colbert the man is posed to take over Late Show hosting duties when David Letterman steps down some time in 2015. But Stephen Colbert the conservative late night pundit has other plans. The Colbert Report host stopped by his Comedy Central lead-in The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Wednesd... [Read More]
 
John Oliver Makes a Surprise 'Daily Show' Appearance
by Megh Wright Not to be outdone by Stephen Colbert's recent Daily Show appearance, former correspondent and new HBO show host John Oliver paid a visit to his old boss last night in the middle of a very stereotypical British news segment for some tea, catching up, and discussion about just how littl... [Read More]
 
John Oliver Makes a Surprise 'Daily Show' Appearance
by Megh Wright Not to be outdone by Stephen Colbert's recent Daily Show appearance, former correspondent and new HBO show host John Oliver paid a visit to his old boss last night in the middle of a very stereotypical British news segment for some tea, catching up, and discussion about just how littl... [Read More]
 
John Oliver Makes a Surprise 'Daily Show' Appearance
by Megh Wright Not to be outdone by Stephen Colbert's recent Daily Show appearance, former correspondent and new HBO show host John Oliver paid a visit to his old boss last night in the middle of a very stereotypical British news segment for some tea, catching up, and discussion about just how littl... [Read More]
 
“Stephen Colbert” says goodbye to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (again)
Stephen Colbert made his triumphant appearance Tuesday on Late Show with David Letterman as Letterman's heir-in-waiting. On Wednesday, "Stephen Colbert" returned to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to say goodbye once more. "It's become clear I won television. At this point I'm just running up the sc... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert Gives Himself the 'Daily Show' Tribute He Deserves
by Megh Wright On last night's Daily Show, Stephen Colbert made a surprise appearance to not only tell Jon that he was ending his show ("It's become clear to me that I've won television"), but to show the audience a highlight reel of all his best moments as a Daily Show correspondent since he never ... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert Gives Himself the 'Daily Show' Tribute He Deserves
by Megh Wright On last night's Daily Show, Stephen Colbert made a surprise appearance to not only tell Jon that he was ending his show ("It's become clear to me that I've won television"), but to show the audience a highlight reel of all his best moments as a Daily Show correspondent since he never ... [Read More]