Noah’s peculiarly South African brand of humor might seem an odd choice to replace Jon Stewart’s Jewish shtick on the Daily Show. But Noah’s outsider status as a mixed race South African has long helped him get yucks in his homeland - and that same perspective could make him a big hit across the pond.
f you want to get a flavor of Trevor Noah’s “The Daily Show,” just take a look at his first guests - especially singer Ryan Adams.
Jon Stewart lobbied members of Congress to extend benefits to workers and first responders who were injured or sickened by the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Before hosting the Emmy-winning ‘Daily Show’ for 16 years, Jon Stewart went to a Jewish day school. His teacher, Leah Linton, now 90, still remembers him as a (tinier) comedian.
Jon Stewart, much beloved host of ‘The Daily Show’ for the past 16 years, has finally moved on to pursue his lifelong dream of hosting pro wrestling tournaments.
Jon Stewart wrapped up his long-running “The Daily Show” on Thursday with effusive tributes to his show’s staff, many on hand to see him off while political and media luminaries who served as some of the satirist’s favorite targets, from Bill O’Reilly to Hillary Clinton, appeared on tape.
As ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ gets its prequel, Jon Stewart prepares to make his exit. But the two have more in common than just timing. Andrew Dubrov takes us down the rabbit hole.