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BIO: Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz; November 28, 1962)[6] is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of ... (read more...)

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VIDEO: Neil deGrasse Tyson & Jon Stewart Debate Batman vs. Superman on DAILY SHOW VIDEO: Neil deGrasse Tyson & Jon Stewart Debate Batman vs. Superman on DAILY SHOW
by - April 24, 2015

On last night's THE DAILY SHOW on Comedy Central, astrophysicist and "StarTalk" host Neil deGrasse Tyson considered the likelihood of living on Mars and weighs in on the Batman versus Superman debate. ... (more...)
VIDEO: Scarface Visits Comedy Central's LARRY WILMORE VIDEO: Scarface Visits Comedy Central's LARRY WILMORE
by - April 22, 2015

On last night's NIGHTLY SHOW on Comedy Central, Scarface joined Larry, Cristela Alonzo and Ricky Velez to discuss Baltimore's prohibitively expensive water supply and a cop who went out of his way to avoid shooting a murder suspect.... (more...)
VIDEO: Jeff Garlin & Jon Stewart Reminisce on THE DAILY SHOW VIDEO: Jeff Garlin & Jon Stewart Reminisce on THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - April 22, 2015

'The Goldbergs' star Jeff Garlin stopped by last night's THE DAILY SHOW and reminisces with Jon about the absurd antics they once pulled during a commercial audition.... (more...)
Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN on CBS - April 21-24, 2015 Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN on CBS - April 21-24, 2015
by TV Scoop - April 21, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN, airing on CBS on Tuesday, April 21, 2015!... (more...)
LA MAMA MOVES! Festival to Celebrate 10th Anniversary LA MAMA MOVES! Festival to Celebrate 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

Uncork the Champagne and raise a glass. La MaMa Moves! dance festival is readying itself for its 10th anniversary festivities while its artists are busily preparing a dozen world, U.S. and New York premieres to celebrate its decade of dance.... (more...)
'R.E.M. by MTV' Hits U.S. Movie Theaters for One Night This May 'R.E.M. by MTV' Hits U.S. Movie Theaters for One Night This May
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2015

I want my REMTV! Fathom Events, in partnership with Rhino Entertainment, announced today the next concert event in the 'Classic Music Series' Classic Music Series: R.E.M. by MTV.... (more...)
Madonna's Rep Denies Singer was Texting During HAMILTON Performance: 'It's Not True' Madonna's Rep Denies Singer was Texting During HAMILTON Performance: 'It's Not True'
by Caryn Robbins - April 21, 2015

Today, US Weekly reports that Madonna's rep Liz Rosenberg has released a statement on the incident to their site, commenting, 'It's not true.'... (more...)
BWW Reviews: TRAVESTIES is Wildly Funny BWW Reviews: TRAVESTIES is Wildly Funny
by Marilla Steuter-Martin - April 21, 2015

Tom Stoppard is the kind of playwright who is so clever that it almost feels like he's showing off. Travesties is one such example of Stoppard's brilliance, as he seamlessly combines past and present, reality and fiction in an inventive and Wildean play that, believe it or not, was inspired by real ... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Calls Out Ben Affleck for His Slave-Owning Ancestry VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Calls Out Ben Affleck for His Slave-Owning Ancestry
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2015

On last night's THE NIGHTLY SHOW on Comedy Central, host Larry Wilmore shared a new segment for the show he called, "It Turns Out Ben Affleck's Ancestors May Have Owned Mine."... (more...)
VIDEO: Jon Stewart Announces Date of Final DAILY SHOW Appearance VIDEO: Jon Stewart Announces Date of Final DAILY SHOW Appearance
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2015

On last night's DAILY SHOW on Comedy Central, host Jon Stewart announced the start date of his new career as non-host of The Daily Show! Check out the clip below!... (more...)
Jon Stewart Explains Decision to Exit THE DAILY SHOW Jon Stewart Explains Decision to Exit THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - April 20, 2015

In a new interview with the UK's Guardian, Jon Stewart spoke about the reasons behind his recent decision to depart as host of Comedy Central's THE DAILY SHOW.... (more...)
HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During Performance HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda Bans Madonna from Backstage Due to Her Texting During Performance
by Caryn Robbins - April 20, 2015

HAMILTON creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to reveal that for the first time, he requested that a celebrity in the audience of the hit off-Broadway musical be banned from a backstage visit.... (more...)
Mandy Patinkin Joins Alan Cumming, PS122 to Honor Claire Danes, Jimmy Van Bramer Tonight Mandy Patinkin Joins Alan Cumming, PS122 to Honor Claire Danes, Jimmy Van Bramer Tonight
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2015

PS122's 2015 Spring Gala celebrates homecomings by honoring actor and dancer Claire Danes, whose history with PS122 includes her 1985 performance debut at the age of six along with critically acclaimed dance pieces in 2005 and 2007. In addition, New York City Council Member Majority Leader Jimmy Van... (more...)
Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Cast Celebrates 40th Anniversary of A CHORUS LINE at the Public! Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Cast Celebrates 40th Anniversary of A CHORUS LINE at the Public!
by Jennifer Broski - April 17, 2015

The Public Theater just presented a special 40th anniversary tribute to A CHORUS LINE last night, April 16 in honor of the first performance of this legendary musical that premiered in The Public's Newman Theater 40 years ago and went on to make musical theater history. To commemorate this landmark ... (more...)
Conan, Colbert & More Set for New Season of Showtime's INSIDE COMEDY, 5/5
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2015

INSIDE COMEDY, the critically-acclaimed SHOWTIME documentary series from comedy forces David Steinberg and Steve Carell, will premiere its fourth season on Tuesday, May 5th at 11 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
Mark Ronson, Ryan Tedder & More to Mentor Artists on THE VOICE, 4/20 Mark Ronson, Ryan Tedder & More to Mentor Artists on THE VOICE, 4/20
by TV News Desk - April 15, 2015

Four of the music industry's top producers - Dave Stewart, Mark Ronson, Ryan Tedder and Scott Hendricks - are set to serve as advisers for the remaining artists on "The Voice," beginning Monday, April 20 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT).... (more...)
Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Week of April 13, 2015 Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Week of April 13, 2015
by TV Scoop - April 13, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN, airing on CBS for the week of April 13, 2015!... (more...)
EPIX to Present JIM BREUER: COMIC FRENZY, 5/29 EPIX to Present JIM BREUER: COMIC FRENZY, 5/29
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2015

Premium TV network EPIX (EPIX.com) turns the spotlight on funnyman Jim Breuer with the World Television Premiere of Jim Breuer: Comic Frenzy on Friday, May 29, at 10pm ET/PT, 9C... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Jack Black, Tim Robbins Star in HBO's THE BRINK VIDEO: First Look - Jack Black, Tim Robbins Star in HBO's THE BRINK
by - April 10, 2015

The Brink, starring Jack Black and Tim Robbins, premieres June 21 at 10:30PM, only on HBO. Check out the teaser trailer below!... (more...)
VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks New Season of GAME OF THRONES on 'Daily Show' VIDEO: Peter Dinklage Talks New Season of GAME OF THRONES on 'Daily Show'
by - April 08, 2015

On last night's DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART, Peter Dinklage shared how being a "Game of Thrones" character has led to some disturbing interactions with strangers. ... (more...)
Reality TV Hits the Stage in DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL, Beginning Tonight in Las Vegas Reality TV Hits the Stage in DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL, Beginning Tonight in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - April 08, 2015

Based on the best-selling book The Duck Commander Family by Willie and Korie Robertson, preview performances for DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL begins tonight, April 8. The production makes its world premiere at the Crown Theater inside Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino on April 15. The talented cast features Br... (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch Among Nominees for 2015 BAFTA TV AWARDS; Full List! Benedict Cumberbatch Among Nominees for 2015 BAFTA TV AWARDS; Full List!
by TV News Desk - April 08, 2015

Yesterday, the nominations for the House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards were announced at a press conference hosted by television stars Freddie Fox and Amanda Abbington.... (more...)
VIDEO: Jon Stewart Asks Viewers to Give New Host Trevor Noah a Chance VIDEO: Jon Stewart Asks Viewers to Give New Host Trevor Noah a Chance
by TV News Desk - April 07, 2015

Jon Stewart expressed his excitement at Comedy Central's announcement that Trevor Noah will take over the newsdesk and asked viewers to give him a chance following some recent controversial Twitter posts by his replacement.... (more...)
Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Week of April 13, 2015 Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Week of April 13, 2015
by TV Scoop - April 06, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN, airing on CBS for the week of April 13, 2015!... (more...)
God Finds His Angels! Christopher Fitzgerald & Tim Kazurinsky Join Jim Parsons in AN ACT OF GOD God Finds His Angels! Christopher Fitzgerald & Tim Kazurinsky Join Jim Parsons in AN ACT OF GOD
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2015

God has chosen His Angels! Casting is now complete for the new Broadway comedy An Act of God starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jim Parsons. Joining Parsons will be two-time Tony Award nominee Christopher Fitzgerald (Finian's Rainbow, Young Frankenstein) as 'Michael' & Tim Kazurinsky ('SNL'... (more...)






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