• Jon Stewart apologizes after telling Christiane Amanpour he didn’t vote in Midterm Elections

    Jon Stewart, during an appearance on Christiane Amanpour’s show on CNN yesterday claimed he didn’t vote in the Midterm Elections. Later that night, however, at the top of the live election coverage on The Daily Show, Stewart said he was only joking and apologized to viewers for belittling the electoral process. Earlier when Amanpour asked if he had voted, Stewart, who was promoting his film Rosewater, cracked that he hadn’t

    Read more

    Jon Stewart blasts Daily Show advertiser (Video)

    Daily Show host Jon Stewart finally addressed the Koch Brothers’ advertisements that have appeared on his program on Comedy Central in the only way he knows how. He tore the owners of Koch a new one. Wednesday night’s episode of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart was part of the fake news program’s real coverage of the midterm elections called “Democalypse 2014”. Charles and David Koch run the second-largest privately-held

    Read more

    Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart join for live Rosewater event

    Stephen Colbert will interview Jon Stewart live in front of a New York City audience on Nov. 13 at 7:30 pm EST. Luckily for those of you outside of New York, the event will be broadcast throughout select movie theaters across the country. The conversation will be pegged to Stewart’s film Rosewater, which he wrote, directed and produced. The film will be screened first and followed by the Colbert conversation

    Read more

    Daily Show’s Samantha Bee, Jason Jones land pilot deal with TBS

    Longtime Daily Show with Jon Stewart favorites Samantha Bee and Jason Jones have landed a deal with TBS to write and star in an upcoming pilot based on their real-life married couple and parents-to-three-children status. “The comedy series will follow a family as they take a road trip to Key West. Jason Jones is set to play hopeful dad Nate, who hops in the car with his wife and two

    Read more

    Jon Stewart blasts Chris Christie for Ebola quarantine, Kaci Hickox treatment (Video)

    Jon Stewart had some strong feelings about New Jersey Governer Chris Christie’s mandatory 21-day home quarantine for anybody arriving in New Jersey from West Africa, even if they don’t have Ebola symptoms. At the heart of the matter today is a nurse Kaci Hickox who returned from Sierra Leone who’s protesting her quarantine—a quarantine, in fact, that requires her to live in a sealed tent and go to the bathroom

    Read more

    Wyatt Cenac on Brooklyn, Netflix special and getting personal (Laughspin interview)

    Wyatt Cenac’s newest one-hour comedy special Wyatt Cenac: Brooklyn is an homage to not just his home city but also to the intimate way in which stand-up comedy is best consumed. Filmed at Union Hall, one of his home clubs in Brooklyn, the special finds the former Daily Show with Jon Stewart contributor performing for an enthusiastic group of fans and touching on a bit more personal topics than he

    Read more

    Hasan Minhaj, Trevor Noah are Daily Show’s newest additions

    Comedians Hasan Minhaj and Trevor Noah have become the latest additions to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Comedy Central announced today. Minhaj will begin as a Daily Show correspondent in November while Noah, selected as a Daily Show contributor, will start in December. The pair of new Daily Show hires come on the heels of Michael Che’s departure after only a few weeks at the show. Che returned to

    Read more

    Watch Jon Stewart sing to Michael Che on his last day at The Daily Show

    As you likely already know, comedian Michael Che is leaving his post as a Daily Show correspondent less than five months after joining Jon Stewart and company. He snagged the job in April, made his first appearance in June and now Michael Che is already gone. In classic Daily Show fashion, Che was honored last night for his 58 business days worth of work on the hit Comedy Central show.

    Read more

    Meet Pete Davidson, Saturday Night Live’s newest addition

    Comedian Pete Davidson has just become the newest member of Saturday Night Live. Hand-picked by SNL honcho Lorne Michaels to join the 40th season of the iconic sketch show, Davidson now has the opportunity to greatly build on his already growing following in the New York comedy scene. In addition to touring nationally – he’s scheduled to appear at the Arlington Draft House in Virginia on Sept. 27 and 27

    Read more

    Daily Show’s Michael Che returns to Saturday Night Live as Weekend Update anchor

    Less than five months after joining The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, comedian Michael Che is leaving his correspondent post at the critically acclaimed Comedy Central show—but it’s for a very good reason. The former Saturday Night Live scribe is headed back to Midtown Manhattan to become the newest Weekend Update anchor alongside Colin Jost, replacing Cecily Strong, who will remain a castmember. This will be Jost’s second year at

    Read more

    Jon Stewart’s 10-minute Ferguson, Michael Brown segment is amazing (Video)

    As tensions in Ferguson, Missouri fail to wane, Jon Stewart and the writers at The Daily Show succeeded in putting the coverage of the Michael Brown shooting in great perspective. On last night’s Daily Show, Stewart opens the show congratulating Stephen Colbert and The Colbert Report on their Emmy win on Monday night. But Stewart gets serious quickly, beginning his outstanding 10-minute tirade against conservative news outlets who have charged

    Read more

    Chelsea Handler reveals ‘Chelsea Lately’ finale date, but will she ever do late night again?

    Last month, Chelsea Handler announced on Conan that she would be ending her long-running late-night series Chelsea Lately on E!. Her contract with the entertainment network would have kept her there through the end of this year. However, E! issued a release announcing that the last episode of Chelsea Lately will air on Aug. 26. Handler has not hidden her frustrations with E! lately and when she made her announcement

    Read more

    Stephen Colbert’s Comedy Central timeslot open, so how about Samantha Bee? Jason Jones seems to think it’s a great idea. So do we. (Exclusive video)

    Jason Jones and Samantha Bee might be the most adorable married couple in comedy (Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann might be a close second)– not to mention they’re both stellar on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as two of the more veteran correspondents. We recently had the chance to catch up with Jones and Bee on the red carpet of the American Comedy Awards in New York, airing this

    Read more

    HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver delivers Daily Show vibe but with f-bombs (Review)

    UPDATE: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver may have opened to mixed reviews, but people were certainly willing to give the former Daily Show correspondent a chance! The premiere of the British comedian’s new show opened with a strong 1.1 million viewers Sunday night at 11pm EST, rising to 1.4 million viewers after a second play. Oliver’s HBO debut followed a new episode of Veep which attracted 922,000 viewers, meaning

    Read more

    John Oliver on Miss America Nina Davuluri, tells Matt Lauer high school students need to ‘stop asking out supermodels’ (Video)

    John Oliver announced his decision to leave The Daily Show with Jon Stewart five months ago, and ever since fans of the British comedian have been wondering if the move to his own HBO series Last Week Tonight would be a smart one. Well, this Sunday at 11 pm ET, Last Week Tonight premieres on HBO and we shall have an answer. Oliver visited Matt Lauer at the Today show

    Read more
    WP-Backgrounds Lite by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann 1010 Wien