Comedic commentators Jon Stewart and Bill Maher made simultaneous appearances on other late-night shows Wednesday — “Letterman” and “Leno,” respectively.
“Modern Family” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” were the only primetime shows to receive multiple nominations, while actors Demi Moore, Jennifer Aniston and Fred Savage were saluted for their directorial work in the Dirctors Guild of America’s television and commercial nominations, which were announced on Tuesday.
“Indecision 2012” officially arrived this week as Tuesday’s Iowa Caucus kicked off the presidential campaign year and Jon Stewart’s “Daily Show” and Stephen Colbert’s “Colbert Report” swooped in to make mincemeat of the whole thing. Titled “The Corn Identity” (and really, “The Daily Show” is brilliant at this kind of packaging), Stewart’s coverage Wednesday night […]
Tonight, the late-night shows return — every single one of them is back on the air with new shows and guest lineups, and just in time for the Iowa Caucus today.
When TV personalities feud, everybody wins — especially viewers and journalists on the TV beat who can’t get enough of it. Here are our favorite feuds from 2011:
Republicans and Democrats disagree about so many things, so why not television? New research reveals that members of the two rival factions have markedly different preferences when it comes to the TV shows they watch. Some of the data will come as little or no surprise. In late-night, for example, Democrats prefer “The Daily Show […]
Jon Stewart returned after a Thanksgiving break Monday night to deliver a stinging diatribe against Fox News Channel. The reason: Over the weekend, various hosts and guests on FNC programs complained about President Obama’s annual Thanksgiving Day address – the “speech” all president’s make on the national holiday and, in recent years, post on Youtube. […]
BY: Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Jon Stewart says he’s hurt by Donald Trump accusing him of a “very, very racist rant” — especially given Trump’s self-described “great relationship with the blacks.” Trump took to YouTube this week to criticize Stewart after a segment in which he made fun of Herman Cain’s response to […]
What a night for almost all of the late-night shows to be showing repeats — the day Moammar Gadhafi was killed. With just about all of them in the midst of a week’s hiatus, it was left to Jon Stewart on Comedy Central’s “Daily Show” to derive hilarity from the pathetic, bloody and violent death […]
“TBS’s pricey Conan O’Brien experiment is flopping.” If Conan O’Brien opens up Thursday’s Wall Street Journal, that blunt sentence will be the first thing he’ll see if he decides to read the Journal’s story about how his show, “Conan,” is faring following its first season, and heading into its second. How would he deal with […]