Tag: Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart Spearheads HBO-Discovery Team-Up With OTOY For Original Holographic Content

HBO and Discovery Communications acquires an equity stake with OTOY to support Jon Stewart's production of original short form digital content. Stewart is very pleased with the acquisition.

Business April 20, 2016

Jon Stewart Inks Four-Year Deal With HBO To Produce New Content

Jon Stewart has signed a four-year deal with HBO to produce 'short-form' content for HBO Go and HBO Now, with options for more TV work down the road. The deal marks Stewart's return since stepping down from 'The Daily Show.'

Deals November 3, 2015

John Cena Gets Revenge On Jon Stewart, Sting Surprises Seth Rollins

John Cena dropped the former Daily Show host with the Attitude Adjustment, while Sting made his chilling return, setting his sights on the World Heavyweight/U.S. champion Seth Rollins.

Movies/TV Shows August 25, 2015

Jon Stewart Turns On John Cena At WWE SummerSlam, Other Results From Pay-Per-View

Longtime Daily Show host Jon Stewart hit John Cena in the midsection with a steel chair, allowing Seth Rollins to get the pinfall and take Cena's United States championship. Stewart turning heel dominated SummerSlam headlines, which also included The Undertaker getting Brock Lesnar to pass out and Arrow star Stephen Amell making his WWE debut a memorable one.

Movies/TV Shows August 24, 2015

Jon Stewart To Host WWE 'SummerSlam' As First Gig After 'The Daily Show'

Sunday's WWE 'SummerSlam' will mark Jon Stewart's first major hosting gig since ending his 16-year run as host of 'The Daily Show' earlier this month. He's been involved in a brewing feud with WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins in recent months, making his upcoming hosting duties all the more interesting.

Movies/TV Shows August 18, 2015

Stephen Colbert Joins Jon Stewart's Tearful Goodbye To 'The Daily Show'

Jon Stewart hosted his last episode of 'The Daily Show' Thursday night. He got a little help from his former correspondent and fellow Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert.

Movies/TV Shows August 7, 2015

J.J. Abrams Secretly Broke His Back While Making 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Talk about suffering for your art. J.J. Abrams has revealed that his back was broken during filming on 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' It happened just moments after Harrison Ford's ankle injury.

Movies/TV Shows August 1, 2015

Comedy Central Is Streaming Every Episode Of 'The Daily Show'

Jon Stewart's legendary run on 'The Daily Show' is almost at an end - and to celebrate, Comedy Central is streaming the anchor's entire 2000-episode run...and it starts today!

Movies/TV Shows June 26, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart Age In This Incredible Time-Lapse Of Every 'Daily Show' Ever

Jon Stewart's days at 'The Daily Show' are almost through. To commemorate his 20 years on the show, one fan put together this time-lapse video containing one frame from Stewart's every episode.

Movies/TV Shows June 25, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart Destroy Tom Brady in Hilarious Rant On Deflate Gate Scandal

Jon Stewart didn't pull any punches, dispatching Tom Brady over his involvement in the Deflate Gate scandal. The Daily Show host's rant on Brady is truly must-see TV.

Movies/TV Shows May 8, 2015

Batman v. Superman: Who Would Win? Jon Stewart, Neil deGrasse Tyson Weigh In

During an interview with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, Neil deGrasse Tyson shared his thoughts on the Batman v. Superman debate.

Movies/TV Shows April 24, 2015

Jon Stewart Reveals Final Taping Date Of 'The Daily Show'

Long-time host Jon Stewart has announced that August 6 will be his final day as the anchor for 'The Daily Show.' This marks the end of his 16-year tenure as the lead of the show.

Movies/TV Shows April 21, 2015

Trevor Noah Defends Himself Against Twitter Backlash And Comedy Central Got His Back

Here is what the newly appointed host of 'The Daily Show' has to say about all the vitriol pouring in from Twitter.

Movies/TV Shows April 1, 2015

Who Is Trevor Noah? The Comedian Is Reportedly On The Short List To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show'

In February, Jon Stewart announced he will be leaving 'The Daily Show' later this year. Current 'Daily Show' contributor Trevor Noah is reportedly under consideration to replace him, but who is he?

Movies/TV Shows March 28, 2015

#TwizzlerChallenge: 'Today Show' Trying To Make Mouths Happy While Raising Autism Awareness

Katie Lee Gifford and Matt Lauer share an awkward kiss for autism awareness in the new #TwitterChallenge.

Internet Culture March 18, 2015

Americans Trust Fox News More Than Any Other TV News Outlet

A new poll from Quinnipiac University found that Americans trust Fox News more than any other TV news outlet. That is either a complete surprise or exactly what you thought would happen.

Movies/TV Shows March 9, 2015

Jon Stewart's WWE Debut Ends With A Kick To Seth Rollins' Junk

It's been a crazy couple of weeks - just days after Seth Rollins invaded 'The Daily Show,' Jon Stewart made his WWE debut last night...and it went about as well as anyone could have hoped.

Movies/TV Shows March 3, 2015

It's Official: Jon Stewart Set To Appear On Tonight's 'Monday Night Raw'

Few people were ever expecting 'The Daily Show' and the WWE to crossover, but that's what's happening: Jon Stewart has officially accepted an invitation to appear on tonight's broadcast of Monday Night Raw.

Movies/TV Shows March 2, 2015

WWE Superstar Seth Rollins 'Invites' Jon Stewart To Appear On Monday Night Raw

A storm is brewing on the horizon: on one side, a Comedy Central news host, and on the other, a WWE Superstar. It looks like Jon Stewart's going to make an appearance on Monday Night Raw...

Movies/TV Shows February 27, 2015

Jon Stewart Responds To WWE Superstar Seth Rollins' Monday Night Raw Comments

Sure, the WWE is known for picking its fair share of fights with celebrities outside of the ring, but few could have predicted that 'The Daily Show's Jon Stewart would get called out...much less respond.

Movies/TV Shows February 19, 2015

Who Will Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show'? Not John Oliver, Apparently

Some people hoped John Oliver would be taking over 'The Daily Show' after Jon Stewart leaves this year. However, it looks like Oliver will be staying at his current 'Last Week Tonight' gig.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2015

Jon Stewart Leaving ‘The Daily Show’ Later This Year

After 16 years manning the anchor desk at Comedy Central's 'Daily Show,' Jon Stewart will leave later this year. The political comedian says he has no plans as yet except spending more time with his family.

Movies/TV Shows February 11, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart Plow Through Hysterical Media Coverage Of The Blizzard

The so-called Blizzard 2015 couldn't keep Jon Stewart away. During Tuesday night's show, 'The Daily Show' host destroyed the media's coverage of the storm that wasn't.

Movies/TV Shows January 28, 2015

Watch Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart & Bill Maher React To Charlie Hebdo Attack

Late night comedy hosts took the shocking terrorist attack on Paris' political satire magazine 'Charlie Hebdo' personally. Here's how they responded to this heinous attack on the basic human right to free speech.

Movies/TV Shows January 8, 2015

Jon Stewart Sums Up The Eric Garner Case Perfectly

The turnout of the Eric Garner homicide case was an absolute shock - one that a lot of people are still trying to process. Jon Stewart is usually there to make us all laugh, but last night...that simply wasn't the case.

Movies/TV Shows December 4, 2014

Jon Stewart Made His First Guest Appearance On 'The Colbert Report'

Though Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert have collaborated with each other numerous times, Stewart has shockingly never been a guest on 'The Colbert Report.' That all changed with Thursday night's episode.

Movies/TV Shows November 21, 2014

Watch Jon Stewart Sing Vintage Taylor Swift During An Interview

During a dry interview with MTV News for his new movie 'Rosewater,' Stewart showed off his love for T-Swift and his karaoke skills by breaking out in song to Taylor Swift's 'Tear Drops On My Guitar.;

Movies/TV Shows November 13, 2014

'The Daily Show' skewers one of its own advertisers

'The Daily Show' has a new advertiser — and it doesn't seem to be sitting well with them. Jon Stewart and his crew singled out sponsor Koch Industries, live and on the air, and pretty much blasted them to smithereens.

Movies/TV Shows October 31, 2014

'The Daily Show' under fire for controversial Washington Redskins segment

The controversy over the Washington Redskins continues, though in an unexpected place: Comedy Central. Fans of the Redskins were supposedly ambushed on 'The Daily Show' and are asking the network to pull the segment.

Movies/TV Shows September 26, 2014

Jon Stewart's directorial debut 'Rosewater' premieres at Telluride Film Festival

Known for his work on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart's directorial debut tells the true story of an imprisoned journalist who was held captive in Iran.

Movies/TV Shows September 5, 2014

Watch the trailer for Jon Stewart's directorial debut 'Rosewater'

The trailer for Jon Stewart's highly-anticipated directorial debut was released Aug. 28. The film tells the story of Maziar Bahari, an Iranian-Canadian journalist covering the 2009 elections in Iran.

Movies/TV Shows August 28, 2014

Jon Stewart takes on Fox News' coverage of Ferguson

In a segment from last night's 'The Daily Show,' host Jon Stewart grills Fox News over the network's attempts to blame media and "race baiters" in Ferguson as the cause of the unrest.

Internet Culture August 27, 2014

Jon Stewart wants to buy CNN via mock Kickstarter campaign

Though you can't actually donate to the cause, the rewards for backing Jon Stewart's "Let's Buy CNN" Kickstarter campaign are more than worth paying for.

Movies/TV Shows July 24, 2014

Jon Stewart is NOT launching a real Kickstarter effort to buy CNN

As Rupert Murdoch's appetite for Time Warner gets attention, Daily Show pundit Jon Stewart decides to offer help. He jokingly starts a fake Kickstarter crowdsourcing campaign to buy CNN.

Arts & Culture July 23, 2014

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert duel for 'Star Wars' fan supremacy

The two talk show hosts battle over who is a bigger Star Wars fan. And it was all for charity.

Geek July 18, 2014

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