Posts tagged "The Daily Show"

Jon Stewart Summoned to Moderate a Presidential Debate by Way of Petition

Jon Stewart may be forced out of Daily Show retirement courtesy of Change.com.

Mia Lardiere / August 21, 2015

Cheers, Jon Stewart: A ‘Daily Show’ Finale Recap and a Drink Recipe to Celebrate

For those experiencing a ‘Jon Voyage’ hangover this morning, we have just the hair of the dog to get you through another day.

Mia Lardiere / August 7, 2015

16 Lesser Known Facts About the ‘Daily Show’ Host With the Most, Jon Stewart

Today we celebrate a sweet 16 years of Jon Stewart gracing our television screens as he takes a final bow on The Daily Show

Mia Lardiere / August 6, 2015

And Now, a Musical Tribute to Jon Stewart and ‘The Daily Show’

With just weeks to go before Jon Stewart’s last Daily Show episode ever, a remix master has created one of the best tributes to the funnyman.

Peggy Truong / July 13, 2015

WATCH: Jon Stewart Slams the Media’s Focus on Caitlyn Jenner’s “Comparative F*ckability”

Jon Stewart joined in on the parade of welcoming Caitlyn Jenner into the public eye. However, the Daily Show host had a few words to say in regards to his peer’s sexualized focus on Jenner’s physical appearance as a female.

Mia Lardiere / June 3, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart Announce His ‘Daily Show’ Retirement (Have Tissues Ready)

Hours after news broke that Jon Stewart had told his audience he was leaving The Daily Show during Tuesday’s taping, the episode aired and yes, the announcement was included.

If you can’t watch sad things in the morning, here are some excerpts from the 3-minute clip. (Don’t worry, he included some sweet and…

Peggy Truong / February 11, 2015

Jon Stewart Is Leaving ‘The Daily Show’

It’s the end of an era.

Jon Stewart has announced that he will be stepping down as the host of The Daily Show during a taping on Tuesday.

A statement from Comedy Central has since confirmed the 52-year-old’s departure from the satirical news program.

Gabrielle Chung / February 10, 2015

Angelina Jolie Takes Selfie with and Comforts Crying Overwhelmed Fan

Angelina Jolie was making her way to an appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart when she spotted the fan, who had been waiting in the cold for hours and was seemingly having a panic attack.

Jolie was signing autographs for a slew of fans outside the studio doors when the sobbing…

Michael Prieve / December 5, 2014

Watch John Oliver Get Emotional as He Says Goodbye to ‘The Daily Show’

Last night marked John Oliver’s last night on The Daily Show, as he’s leaving to start his own HBO show. Jon Stewart marked the occasion with a very sweet tribute to Oliver’s seven years on the show.

Robert Kessler / December 20, 2013

John Oliver Is Leaving ‘The Daily Show’ to Host His Own Show on HBO

HBO has announced that John Oliver will be hosting a new, weekly talk show on the network to start in 2014. The show, which will air on Sunday nights, is described as a topical comedy series.

Robert Kessler / November 14, 2013

Jon Stewart Returns to ‘The Daily Show’ Via Skype

Jon Stewart took a leave of absence this summer from The Daily Show to film Rosewater, his directorial debut starring Gael García Bernal. Thursday night, however, he decided to check back in, skyping with temporary host John Oliver, beard and all.
Stewart took some time to clear up some rumors Oliver had been spreading about him. First…

Robert Kessler / June 28, 2013

Watch: John Oliver Debuts as Host of ‘The Daily Show’

John Oliver debuted as temporary host of The Daily Show on Monday, and it was about as funny and easy of a transition as anybody could have hoped for.
Oliver, who will host the show for three months while Jon Stewart directs his debut feature, Rosewater, did his best to address the transition. (“Let’s just…

/ June 11, 2013

John Oliver Interrupts Jon Stewart’s Goodbye to ‘The Daily Show’

Last night, Jon Stewart hosted his final episode of The Daily Show before taking a three-month hiatus to film his directorial debut, Rosewater, starring Gael García Bernal. All Stewart wanted was to say a heartfelt goodbye, but his replacement, John Oliver, just couldn’t help himself.
Oliver’s fist show as host will be this coming Monday, June 10.

Robert Kessler / June 7, 2013

Get to Know the Man Hosting ‘The Daily Show’ During Jon Stewart’s Absence

Comedy Central announced today that John Oliver will stand in as the guest host of The Daily Show starting June 10. Regular host, Jon Stewart, is taking a leave of absence to film Rosewater, which will be his directorial debut and tells the story of a BBC journalist who traveled to Iran in 2009 to cover the…

Robert Kessler / May 1, 2013

Robert Pattinson’s Post-Scandal Media Blitz: ‘Cosmopolis’ Premiere, ‘Daily Show,’ New York Stock Exchange, ‘GMA’ and MTV

Robert Pattinson is finally coming out of hiding following his heartbreak.

The Twilight actor sat down with Jon Stewart on the Daily Show on Monday night for his first interview since news broke of longtime love Kristen Stewart’s headline-grabbing affair with married Snow White and the Huntsman helmer Rupert Sanders.

“What…

Cory Lopez / August 14, 2012
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