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Talk Show

Genre

Talk-Show, Comedy

Starring :

Jon Stewart, Aasif Mandvi, John Oliver, Rob Riggle, Jason Jones, Samantha Bee, Stephen Colbert, Rob Corddry

Video: John Oliver Brought to Tears During Emotional Sendoff on 'Daily Show with Jon Stewart'

December 21, 2013 09:12:36

bid farewell to John Oliver during the latter's last appearance on "The Daily Show" Thursday night, December 19. The British comedian is leaving the Comedy Central show to host his own show on HBO and he was caught off guard when his senior presented him with a "greatest hits" tribute.

Oliver was led into believing that he was going to do a comedy bit on British phone tapping scandal, but it turned out to be Stewart's trick to get Oliver at the desk. After Stewart interrupted Oliver, the "Daily Show" longtime correspondent asked, "Are we not doing the bit?"

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Video: Jon Stewart Needs Stephen Colbert's Help to Prepare for 'Daily Show' Return

September 04, 2013 03:09:14

made an epic return to "The Daily Show" on Tuesday, September 3 after an extended summer break to direct his movie in Middle East. His temporary replacement John Oliver was excited to welcome him back, but soon got worried after learning that Stewart was not the person they knew, sporting a full beard and speaking an indecipherable Middle Eastern accent.

Oliver and correspondent Jessica Williams tried to bring back the old Stewart with Big Macs defibrillator, but the shock that it caused turned him into a redneck. They later tried to administer other antidotes, but Stewart continued to turn into different personas, from Moses to a Nazi, and from a blue-painted Smurf to a foam-finger waving .

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Jon Stewart's Farewell on 'The Daily Show' Interrupted by John Oliver

June 08, 2013 09:06:04

signs off from "The Daily Show" this summer to film his directorial debut. The political satirist attempted a heartfelt goodbye when hosting his last episode Thursday, June 6, but his temporary replacement John Oliver crashed the moment.

Showing up from under the desk, Oliver was busy measuring the desk and seemingly ordering something pink on the phone. "Oh wow, you're still here. Looks like we have us an awkward situation on our hands," the British comedian quipped.

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Jon Stewart Taking Extended Break From 'Daily Show' to Make Directorial Debut

March 06, 2013 10:03:53

is going to take a 12-week hiatus from "The Daily Show" this summer to make his directorial debut. The political satirist is set to direct "", a movie he wrote based on BBC journalist Maziar Bahari's memoir "Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity and Survival".

Stewart's extended hiatus, which will start in June, includes eight weeks during which the show produces new episodes. Though so, "The Daily Show" will remain airing new episodes during those eight weeks with correspondent John Oliver filling Stewart's shoes as the host.

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Videos: Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert Take on 'Harlem Shake'

February 16, 2013 11:02:06

and have brought "Harlem Shake" to their shows. On February 14, the two TV hosts did their own versions of the Internet meme, with Stewart putting a twist on it.

Wearing a black helmet, the host of Emmy-winning "" danced to the Baauer track while the show's crew was busy with their own business on the set. Instead of being joined by the crew, Stewart then found himself left alone.

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Robert Pattinson to Give First Interview to 'Daily Show' Post-Kristen Stewart Scandal

August 08, 2012 09:08:43

has scheduled another TV appearance post- scandalous affair with married director Rupert Sanders. The 26-year-old actor is set to visit Comedy Central's "" on Monday, August 13.

"Robert Pattinson is confirmed to appear as a guest on The Daily Show this Monday, Aug. 13, to promote his new movie," a representative for the talk show confirms. It will mark the British heartthrob's first TV interview since Stewart admitted to have cheated on him.

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Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert to Stay on Comedy Central for Two More Years

July 26, 2012 02:07:16

Comedy Central has extended its contracts with its two staple late-night show hosts, and . Both comedians have signed new deals that will keep them on the network for two more years.

With the contract renewal, Stewart is bound to serve as executive producer, writer and host of "" through the middle of 2015. Meanwhile, Colbert will continue executive producing, writing for and hosting "" until the end of 2014.

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Video: Jon Stewart Takes on 'All-American Muslim' Boycott

December 14, 2011 02:12:18

tried to make sense "" boycott from the Florida Family Association, but ended up finding no reason to complain about the show. Expecting the TLC program to be about "jihadi propaganda", he dubbed it "the most boring reality show alive" featuring "Muslims living their lives like the rest of us f***ing idiots" when addressing the controversy on "".

Stewart then played footage which features the Executive Director of FFA explaining the reason they boycott "All-American Muslim". After learning that the group opposes the show because it does not depict the images of violent fundamentalist Muslims, the Comedy Central host concluded, "This show is harmful education-wise to your belief structure."

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Video: Jon Stewart and Brian Williams Poke Fun at Fire Alarm Incident

December 02, 2011 10:12:22

The annoying fire alarm that interrupted the Tuesday, November 29 broadcast of ' "NBC Nightly News" provided a lot of jokes on the Wednesday episode of "". mocked the anchor who persistently delivered the news despite the emergency announcements and told the viewers at home, "You'll forgive us, we have a fire alarm going off here in the studio."

"No I will not forgive you," Stewart commented after a clip of the incident from "Nightly News" was played on his satirical news program. "I do not tune in to the number one national newscast to have my current events interrupted with technical hijinks," he added before mocking Williams' reaction.

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Royal Family Not Allowing Jon Stewart's 'Daily Show' to Use Wedding Footage

May 11, 2011 11:05:59

U.S. comedian has revealed he was forbidden to use footage from April 29's royal wedding on his hit news program "" - because officials feared he would mock the nuptials.

During a TV chat with British actress on Monday, May 9, Stewart explained he had requested taped footage from inside Westminster Abbey in London on the big day - but the powers that be refused to let him have it.

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'Daily Show With Jon Stewart' Pays Tribute to Greg Giraldo

October 01, 2010 10:10:22

managed to slip a tribute to his friend Greg Giraldo who passed away on Wednesday, September 29 afternoon. The comedian was taken off life support by his family after accidentally overdosing over prescribed pills and went into coma for several days.

Stewart and his "" team acknowledged the comedian's death in the pre-taped episode by changing the "Moment of Zen" segment to "Moment of Greg". Stewart said in remembrance, "When you were working the clubs, he was just one of those guys that you loved to run into, because he was always a font of warmth and good humor and just smart-as-hell comedy."

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Robert Pattinson Confirmed for 'Daily Show' Appearance

February 26, 2010 03:02:45

will sit down for a talk with a Stewart, but not the one people would expect. The "" is confirmed to visit "" on Tuesday, March 2, the same day he would do "" with .

The booking has been confirmed by a representative for the show to Gossip Cop. The appearance on the talk show is part of his marathon in promoting "", a drama which sees him as a troubled teenager and will hit theaters in U.S. on March 12.

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