Jon Stewart To Host ‘The Daily Show’ Live After Presidential Debates

The comedian, who hosts The Daily Show on Mondays, is to host two live episodes of the Comedy Central series after the Presidential debates. He will host the episodes on Thursday, June 27, and Tuesday, Sept. 10, after the debates between President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump.

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‘Daily Show’ Showrunner: Why We Switched Gears For The Election

Since Jon Stewart’s return, the Comedy Central flagship has been striving to reestablish itself as a mandatory stop for candidates in search of votes (and occasional laughs).

‘Mike Judge’s Beavis And Butt-Head’ Renewed For Season 3 At Comedy Central

Jon Stewart Changes Days To Host ‘The Daily Show’ On Thursday This Week

Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ Return Snags Over 3 Million Viewers In Delayed Viewing, Streaming

The Comedy Central talk show saw a big jump from the 1.85 million same-day figure.

Inside The Top-Secret Plan To Lure Jon Stewart Back To ‘The Daily Show’

Flexibility was key to the deal for the star host as Comedy Central hopes to reenergize its flagship show.

Jon Stewart Will Return To ‘The Daily Show’ As Host — Just On Mondays

Comedy Central on Wednesday said Stewart will host the topical TV show, the perch he ruled for 16 years starting in 1999, every Monday starting Feb. 12. A rotating lineup of show regulars are on tap for the rest of the week.

Comedy Central Won’t Choose ‘Daily Show’ Host After Year-Long Search

After holding a year-long bake-off among various celebrities to find the next host of its signature The Daily Show, Comedy Central is going to try a new recipe. When the program returns from a hiatus, it is expected to rely heavily on a team of correspondents to lead each night, according to three people familiar with the matter, though it is not clear if the network has struck upon its final assemblage of talent.

Comedy Central Plans To Unveil New Steps For ‘Daily Show’ Next Week

Leslie Jones Guest Hosts ‘The Daily Show’ This Week

‘The Daily Show’ Debuts Co-Hosts & Introduces Troy Iwata

The Daily Show is currently going through a lineup of guest hosts as it continues to search for a permanent one. Last night, the Comedy Central show debuted a new twist – two hosts behind the desk. Correspondents Michael Kosta, who has been hosting this week, the show’s first week back since the writers strike, and Ronny Chieng joined forces on Thursday night’s show.

Roy Wood Jr. Says He’s Leaving Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’

Kal Penn In The Running To Take Over As ‘The Daily Show’ Host

Hasan Minhaj Eyed For ‘Daily Show’ Host

Comedian Hasan Minhaj has been eyed as a leading candidate for the open host role at Comedy Central’s Daily Show, according to three people familiar with the matter, suggesting that a months-long bake-off for the job among a phalanx of top comics is reaching its final stages.

‘Daily Show’ Sets New Round Of Guest Hosts As Ratings Rise 21% Vs. Trevor Noah Era

Charlamagne Tha God, Michelle Wolf and Desus Nice are among the next wave of guest hosts coming to Comedy Central’s The Daily Show in May.

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What If ‘The Daily Show’ Used Guest Hosts Permanently?

Fill-ins for Trevor Noah have shown how exciting the lack of a permanent replacement could be. It’s an option with an illustrious history in television.

Leslie Jones Promises To Be Herself Hosting ‘The Daily Show’

Jones’ stand-in as host on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on the Comedy Central topical show yields to four more upcoming weekly gigs by comedians: Wanda Sykes, D.L. Hughley, Chelsea Handler and Sarah Silverman.

Jeff Ross Comedy Central Roast Will Be A Key In Supreme Court Hearing On Death Sentence

Trevor Noah Says Goodbye To ‘The Daily Show’

The comedian gave a tearful goodbye to his fans in his final address at the desk, thanking everyone who has ever watched the Comedy Central show and giving particular praise to Black women for their support.

Trevor Noah’s Last Episode Of ‘The Daily Show’ Will Be Dec. 8

‘The Daily Show’ Will Continue (On Comedy Central) Without Trevor Noah

Sources close to the show note that execs will meet with the outgoing host to set a date for his departure as talks for a replacement will not begin until after he is properly celebrated.

Trevor Noah Leaving ‘Daily Show’ After Seven Years

The host, who took over for Jon Stewart in 2015, told the audience Thursday, “My time is up.” Although he did not specify a timeline for how soon he would leave, he made it clear it would not happen immediately and that details were still be ironed out. “I’m not disappearing — don’t worry. If I owe you money, I’ll still pay you,” Noah quipped.

Discovery, Comedy Central Tops With Cord Cutters in Beta Research Study

Discovery Channel and Comedy Central are the basic cable networks cord-cutters are most interested in, according to a study by Beta Research. Also high on the list of cable channels cord-cutters like are Food Network, FX, ID, History, National Geographic and Disney Channel. Among heavy streaming network viewers, FX was on top, followed by Discovery, Comedy Central, Syfy, Food Network, History and National Geographic.

Colbert Lands Animated Projects At Comedy Central

‘The Daily Show’ Moving To ViacomCBS Times Square HQ In Return To Studio

Host Trevor Noah will bring Comedy Central’s latenight comedy series The Daily Show back to the studio tonight, for the first time since March of 2020. Noah had been hosting the show (renamed The Daily Social Distancing Show) from his apartment ever since New York City first shut down in the early weeks of the pandemic. However, The Daily Show will be leaving the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood in Manhattan (where it has originated since Craig Kilborn hosted the program), and move to parent company ViacomCBS’s corporate headquarters in Times Square.

Comedy Central Renews ‘South Park’ Through Season 30 In $900M Deal

South Park has been renewed through Season 30 at Comedy Central and 14 original movies based on the show have been ordered at Paramount+, as part of a new deal signed between MTV Entertainment Studios and co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

‘The Daily Show’ Celebrates At 25

Comedy Central’s The Daily Show launched 25 years ago this month, dedicated to skewering journalism and warning viewers about how they take in their news. “We became the watchdogs of the watchdog,” said co-creator Lizz Winstead. “Nobody had done it before so the world was our oyster.” Above (l-r): Craig Kilborn, former host of The Daily Show, appears at the premiere of “Old School” in Los Angeles on Feb. 13, 2003; Jon Stewart appears during a taping of in New York on Nov. 30, 2011, and Trevor Noah on Sept. 29, 2015.

‘The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah Says Goodbye… For Now

‘South Park’s Pandemic Special Scores Series’ Best Ratings In Seven Years

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Rerun To Air On Comedy Central

‘Venture Brothers’ Canceled at Adult Swim After 7 Seasons (Over 17 Years)

‘Tosh.o’ Canceled By Comedy Central

‘Drunk History’ Canceled After Six Seasons At Comedy Central

‘Ren & Stimpy Show’ Revived At Comedy Central

Right Time To ‘Get Stupid Again’: Beavis, Butt-Head Comeback

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beavis and Butt-Head are coming back to TV in a reimagined version of the animated series about a pair of Gen X slackers. “It seemed like […]

Fearing The End Of Comedy Central

The network that made the careers of Dave Chappelle, Stephen Colbert and Amy Schumer has laid off top executives while looking to make shows that are cheaper to produce. The changes resulted, in part, from the merger of the network’s longtime parent, Viacom, and CBS. The deal was intended to save $750 million, much of it through job cuts, and reshape the company for a time when streaming is on the rise and cable is fading.

‘The Daily Show’ Expands To 45 Minutes

Comedy Central’s latenight franchise will go from a half-hour to 45 minutes each night starting Monday. The expansion is the first in the show’s 24-year history. The change comes as the show has found an increased audience and a number of high-profile bookings during the coronavirus pandemic.

Trevor Noah Sets ‘Daily Social Distancing Show’

Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah got inventive as it tries to navigate the television production shutdown brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Following the example of other latenight shows that have broadcast segments produced remotely, on Wednesday, The Daily Show‘s YouTube channel posted a video introducing the The Daily Social Distancing Show.

‘Tosh.0’ Gets 4-Season Renewal At Comedy Central

‘South Park’ Creators Offer Mocking ‘Apology’ To China Over Episode