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John Oliver’s Stint as ‘Daily Show’ Host Begins June 10

Comedian John Oliver will begin his guest-hosting stint on “The Daily Show” starting on June 10, Comedy Central announced Wednesday. [xfinity-record-button id=”8504899649592738112″ program_type=”series”] Oliver will be filling in this summer for “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, who’s taking a hiatus to direct his first feature film, “Rosewater.” His first guest will be “knocked Up” star […]

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Jon Stewart Taking Summer Leave From ‘The Daily Show’

“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” will be without Jon Stewart for a few months. Stewart has announced he’s taking leave from his popular Comedy Central series this summer to direct his first feature film, “Rosewater.” [xfinity-record-button id=”8504899649592738112″ program_type=”series”] Stewart will be on hiatus for eight weeks, but viewers will feel his absence for a […]

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Louis C.K. Named Funniest U.S. Showbiz Person by Rolling Stone

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Stand-up comedian-turned U.S. cable television star Louis C.K. was named the funniest person currently working in show business, according to a list released by Rolling Stone magazine on Thursday. The Emmy-winning comedian, whose given name is Louis Szekely, is the star, writer and executive producer of the comedy-drama “Louie” on cable […]

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