Jon Stewart follows John Oliver, Bill Simmons to HBO with new exclusive four-year production deal
For his next act, Jon Stewart's new boss will be the same as John Oliver's (and Bill Simmons's, too!): HBO. The pay-cable network announced an exclusive four-year production contract with Stewart today, which will start with the former Daily Show host producing short-form digital content for HBO NOW... [Read More]
Jon Stewart inks multi-year deal with HBO
Many wondered what Jon Stewart’s next move would be after stepping down from host of The Daily Show earlier this year. Well, he’s back! The legendary comedian is set to return to television with short-form digital content. Stewart’s new home will be HBO, which will showcase his sho... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Signs a Four-Year Production Deal with HBO
Jon Stewart is headed to HBO to develop new series. The pay network announced today that it’s set a four-year production pact with Stewart to develop short-form digital content and potentially new series — the deal includes a first-look option for any TV or film projects from Stewart. He... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Is Enjoying His Post-‘Daily Show’ Life
It’s been over two months since Jon Stewart hosted his final Daily Show episode, and if his new interview with CBS This Morning is any indication, he certainly isn’t regretting his decision to leave his longtime late night post. Alongside his wife Tracey, Jon reflected on why he has no d... [Read More]
Episode #28: Hasan Minhaj
I first caught up Hasan Minhaj in 2012 on the set of the MTV show he was hosting called Failosophy. Hasan only has succeeded since then, and on a global scale, too. Literally. He hosted a documentary special ‘Stand Up Planet’ for PBS produced by The Bill and Melinda Gates Found... [Read More]
Roy Wood Jr. Doesn’t Just Want To Cover Black Issues On The Daily Show
Get More: Comedy Central,Funny Videos,Funny TV Shows This week, we all finally got to see Trevor Noah fill in as the new host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central. Apart Trevor’s debut it also was the first look at Roy Wood Jr. on the show which received great reviews as he spoke about the ... [Read More]
7 things to expect from “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” launching tonight
Tonight, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will premiere across all Viacom stations. It’s a big step in the evolution of the show. While previous host, Jon Stewart wasn’t the first host of the show, he certainly was the most influential, solidifying the look and feel of the show and bringi... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Photos from the new set
A new era of The Daily Show begins Monday, and we now have a sneak peek of what it’ll look like.During a Q&A with reporters on Friday, new host Trevor Noah gave a first look at the set. While the setup is similar to Jon Stewart’s, there are several new features that stand out: a logo with “TDS,” the skyline in the background, and a big touch screen. “You can touch it and it will tell you your heart rate,” Noah joked. ... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart goes out with Emmy Awards for Outstanding Variety Talk Series and writing awards
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart closed out its 16-year run on Comedy Central with two more big Emmy Award wins on Sunday night, earning the prizes for both writing in a variety series as well as the newly split category for outstanding variety talk series. Of course, most of the correspondents, writ... [Read More]
Behind the scenes at Colbert’s Late Show premiere: 7 deep cuts
Being in the audience for the premiere of Colbert's Late Show: great privilege, or the greatest? Put me down for “greatest.” The post Behind the scenes at Colbert’s Late Show premiere: 7 deep cuts appeared first on Third Beat.... [Read More]