Hasan Minhaj’s debut on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Every new "correspondent" on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart gets to break in a new suit as Stewart breaks him or her into the show. Well, not every new comedian. Hasan Minhaj made his debut on Comedy Central's news satire program Wednesday night in a T-shirt, not delivering the news but debating a ... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert interviews former boss Jon Stewart on ‘Colbert Report’
Stephen Colbert met his perfect match last night when he interviewed his former Daily Show boss Jon Stewart on last night’s Colbert Report. Stewart was there to promote his directoral debut film Rosewater, and defend his liberal, youth-vote grabbing ways to Colbert. “Only 21% of the yout... [Read More]
Watch Stephen Colbert Interview His Former Boss Jon Stewart
by Megh Wright Stephen Colbert has never had a better match with an interview guest than he did during last night's show, when his former Daily Show boss and current Colbert Report executive producer Jon Stewart dropped by to promote his new movie Rosewater and remind Stephen: "I've heard about you... [Read More]
14 Reasons Why Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s Bromance is the Greatest [GIFs]
Jon Stewart was finally a real guest on The Colbert Report, continuing the tradition of he and Stephen trying - but completely failing - to hide their respect for each other. The post 14 Reasons Why Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s Bromance is the Grea... [Read More]
Larry Wilmore’s Comedy Central show gets new name, premiere date + more details!
Larry Wilmore, known as the Senior Black Correspondent for the Daily Show with Jon Stewart, will officially start his post as host of his own Comedy Central show on Thursday, Jan. 19. And that’s not the only news since we reported on Wilmore’s upcoming show. It turns out that due to some... [Read More]
Watch Hasan Minhaj's 'Daily Show' Debut
by Megh Wright Last month The Daily Show hired new correspondents Hasan Minhaj and Trevor Noah, and Minhaj made his debut in a segment about gestation crates during last night's episode. With some help from Jordan Klepper, Minhaj learns pretty quickly that his philosophical quotes and college poetry... [Read More]
Jessica Williams Investigates Detroit's Free Water Moochers on 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright Jessica Williams returned to The Daily Show last night with a new investigative report on Detroit's water shutoff program, which targets the poorest residents of the near-bankrupt city while the government turns a blind eye to its many unpaid golf course sprinklers and professional sp... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Says He Felt "Somewhat Herculean" Making Stephen Colbert Break Character on 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright "My greatest joys on the show were trying to make Stephen break, or the other correspondents. Because you felt as though you had accomplished something somewhat Herculean. It's not easy to tickle those folks, but when it happens, you savor it." - Jon Stewart looks back on making Steph... [Read More]
Steve Carell, Jon Stewart chat Foxcatcher, parenting on Daily Show (Video)
Steve Carell is receiving a lot of praise for his role as paranoid-schizophrenic Olympic wrestling coach John du Pont in Foxcatcher. Comedy Central fake news host Jon Stewart is another on the long list of people declaring the former Daily Show correspondent “truly remarkable”. Carell, w... [Read More]
John Oliver Took Over 'The Daily Show' Again Last Night
by Megh Wright Last night's Daily Show guests were all involved with Jon Stewart's new movie Rosewater, so to keep the interviews from getting weird (and so Stewart could run out for his interview over on Late Show), the always dependable replacement John Oliver was summoned through a magical teapot... [Read More]