Jon Stewart handed over the keys to his “Daily Show” kingdom to contributor John Oliver Thursday night, as Stewart embarked on an eight-week hiatus. Watch …
Since 2006, John Oliver has proved his mettle as a phony journalist on “The Daily Show.”
Jon Stewart is starting a summer-long break from anchoring “The Daily Show,” but it will be no holiday. He’ll be in the Middle East making his first movie.
Donald Trump has yet another Twitter war on his hands, this time targeting Jon Stewart. The famed billionaire went on a rant about Stewart, not only calling him a “total phony,” but implying that Stewart was ashamed of his Jewish heritage, after Stewart made a crack on “The Daily Show” about Trump’s real name being […]
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 […]
Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert focused on the bravery of the people of Boston when the Comedy Central comics returned to their shows Tuesday night. Watch …
Oh, the perils of digital diplomacy! The U.S. Embassy in Cairo temporarily shut down its Twitter feed on Wednesday and deleted a tweet linking to a video of “The Daily Show,” in which host Jon Stewart mocked Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi.
“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 […]
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 […]
Jon Stewart is hosting the MusiCares salute to Bruce Springsteen. The Recording Academy also announced Wednesday that Elton John, Neil Young, Mumford & Sons, Sting, Mavis Staples and Kenny Chesney will be among more than a dozen performers who will help pay tribute to Springsteen during the Feb. 8 benefit concert, held in Los Angeles […]