• 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

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    Trailer for Jon Stewart’s first movie ‘Rosewater’ is here! (Video)

    Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater now has a trailer to go along with its recently-announced Nov. 7 release date. The film began its festival run at the Telluride Film Festival before making its way to the Toronto International Film Festival in September just as it debuted its first official poster. Rosewater is an adaptation of BBC journalist Maziar Bahari’s book Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story of Love,

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    Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater gets November release date

    Last year, Jon Stewart took his first leave of absence from hosting The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to make his directorial debut with Rosewater. The film, bought by Open Road Films, will finally see the light of day with a Nov. 7 release date. Rosewater is based on the true story of BBC journalist Maziar Bahari, who travelled to Iran to interview presidential hopeful Mir-Hossein Moussavi in 2009. Moussavi

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    Jon Stewart will take 12 weeks off from The Daily Show to direct his first movie

    Jon Stewart will take a 12-week sabbatical from The Daily Show this summer in order to direct a movie about a journalist who was captured and imprisoned by Iranian forces. Longtime Daily Show correspondent John Oliver will take Stewart’s place during that time. The movie, a drama titled Rosewater, is an adaptation of the memoir And Then They Came For Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity and Survival, which

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