• Samantha Bee leaving Daily Show to host TBS show

    Samantha Bee is officially leaving Comedy Central for TBS with her husband, fellow Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones. TBS is giving the veteran comedian her own comedy series to host where she will apply “her smart and satirical point of view to current and relevant issues,” according to TBS. Hmm…sounds familiar. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart loses yet another valued team member in Bee. Last month, we learned that

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    Jason Jones leaves Daily Show for TBS

    The Daily Show departures continue to roll in. Jason Jones will leave the Comedy Central fake news show to star in a TBS sitcom. TBS has ordered 10 episodes of a family comedy series from Daily Show correspondents and awesomely-married couple Jason Jones and Samantha Bee. The untitled show stars Jason Jones as the father who goes on darkly comedic family road trips. What begin as trips of a lifetime

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    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

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    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.

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    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

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    Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones headed to NBC

    The Daily Show with Jon Stewart everything-correspondent Jason Jones has been cast to star in NBC’s single-camera comedy pilot Love Is Relative. The show revolves around a wife and husband who begin to see their marriage in a whole new way after her brother moves in after a fresh divorce. Jones plays husband Nate, father of two young children. There has been no reports of whether or not Jones will

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    The Daily Show’s Jason Jones hilariously live tweets visit to Santa with kids

    Comedy stars– they’re just like us! They wait on line for Santa not because they want to, but because they love their kids. And this made my Sunday a bit less frigid and dark. Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones decided to live tweet his visit to Santa with his three kids. Check it out below. I'm live tweeting my wait for Santa at Macy's! 10 minutes in and #holidayspiritISintheair— Jason Jones

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    DOMA is overturned and Daily Show correspondents Al Madrigal and Jason Jones get married (Video)

    Yesterday the Supreme Court finally overturned a nearly 20-year law that defined “marriage” as the union between a man and a woman only– aka the Defense of Marriage Act, aka DOMA. As a result gay couples will now enjoy the same federal benefits straight married couples have for decades. And as expected, last night’s DOMA coverage on The Daily Show was outstanding. It featured a report from Samantha Bee and

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    Happy Father’s Day: 10 bits on being a dad with Patton Oswalt, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, more!

    Tomorrow is Father’s Day, so whether he was your greatest idol growing up or a complete dead beat, you are obligated to acknowledge his existence. And if you’re a dad, milk it for all it’s worth. It’s the one day each year when your kids have to think of your positive qualities long enough to pick out a hallmark card and scribble their names on it. In honor of Father’s

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    Daily Show ‘senior gay sports correspondent’ thinks Jason Collins missed an opportunity (Video)

    As I’m sure you know by now, Jason Collins, the incredible teammate for many NBA players, and supremely mediocre scorer, came out on Monday. This marks a huge revolution and giant step in the realm of the sports world and its notorious close-mindedness On The Daily Show last night, Jon Stewart complimented the athlete for his bravery and showed clips of other celebrities, politicians and athletes that have publicly supported

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    Exclusive: Al Madrigal is The Daily Show's newest correspondent

    Stand-up comedian Al Madrigal has joined the mighty correspondents crew of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. And we hear he’ll make his debut tonight tomorrow as he files a field piece with longtime contributer Jason Jones. His appearance comes on the heels of the announcement that he will also co-star alongside Hank Azaria, Natasha Leggero and Mo Mandel in the sitcom Free Agents, to premiere this Fall on NBC.

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    The Daily Show's Jason Jones lands ABC pilot deal

    Jason Jones, one of Comedy Central’s favorite correspondents from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, inked a deal to star as the lead in a new ABC comedy pilot called How To Be A Better American. The Hollywood Reporter explains the show’s premise: “[It] centers on a father (Jones) who embarks on a journey to be a better person and drags his family along kicking and screaming.” If the series

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