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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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Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters 11/13Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert Set for ROSEWATER Live Preview Event, Screening in Theaters 11/13
October 29, 2014

Fathom Events and Open Road Films are partnering to present the exclusive "Rosewater: Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert LIVE" event, including the feature film Rosewater followed by a Live Q&A with Jon St... (more...)


Five OK!Good Albums Up For 2015 Grammy AwardsFive OK!Good Albums Up For 2015 Grammy Awards
October 29, 2014

OK!Good Records is excited to announce that five albums released by the label over the past year are competing in the 57th annual Grammy Awards in several different categories. (more...)


Comedy Central to Broadcast & Stream Live Election Night Episodes of THE DAILY SHOW & THE COLBERT REPORTComedy Central to Broadcast & Stream Live Election Night Episodes of THE DAILY SHOW & THE COLBERT REPORT
October 28, 2014

Comedy Central will broadcast and stream Live Election Night episodes of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” and “The Colbert Report” back-to-back on Tuesday, November 4 from 11:00-11:30 p.m. ET (8:00-8... (more...)


ESPN to Air FRIARS CLUB SPORTS ROASTS, 1/30ESPN to Air FRIARS CLUB SPORTS ROASTS, 1/30
October 28, 2014

The legendary Friars Club has reached an agreement with ESPN for the network to televise portions of sports-related Friars Roasts. (more...)


Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Announces Panelists for New York Comedy Festival, 11/3Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Announces Panelists for New York Comedy Festival, 11/3
October 27, 2014

Comedy Central's late night hit “@midnight,” produced by Funny Or Die, is heading to the Big Apple for a week's worth of shows kicking off on November 3 for the New York Comedy Festival and a stellar ... (more...)


VIDEO: Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Sets Panelists for NY Comedy Festival ShowsVIDEO: Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Sets Panelists for NY Comedy Festival Shows
October 27, 2014

Comedy Central's late night hit "@midnight," produced by Funny Or Die, is heading to the Big Apple for a week's worth of shows kicking off on November 3 for the New York Comedy Festival and a stellar ... (more...)


VIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVERVIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
October 27, 2014

HBO continues its satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER continued with a new edition SUNDAY, OCT. 26 (more...)


Sunday Special: From the Mosh Pit to the Stage - Music Stars Turned Broadway ComposersSunday Special: From the Mosh Pit to the Stage - Music Stars Turned Broadway Composers
by BWW Special Coverage - October 26, 2014

Sting's THE LAST SHIP marks The Police lead singer's Broadway debut tonight, but he's far from the first music industry transplant on the Great White Way. Scroll down to learn more about some of the g... (more...)


New York Television Festival Announces Over 30 Deals, 2014 Winners!New York Television Festival Announces Over 30 Deals, 2014 Winners!
October 26, 2014

Independent artists, industry executives and TV fans celebrated closing night of the 10th annual New York Television Festival this evening at the SVA Theatre in Manhattan, with a series of special eve... (more...)


Paul Mecurio to Hit Comix at Foxwoods, 11/6Paul Mecurio to Hit Comix at Foxwoods, 11/6
October 24, 2014

Comix At Foxwoods will host Emmy Award-winning Daily Show Correspondent and Providence, RI native Paul Mecurio for a three-night, four-show performance, which kicks off on Thursday, Nov. 6 at 8:00 p.m... (more...)


Guess Who's Coming to Dinner - Meet the Full Cast of DISGRACED on Broadway!Guess Who's Coming to Dinner - Meet the Full Cast of DISGRACED on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - October 23, 2014

The Pulitzer Prize winning play Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar makes its Broadway premiere tonight, October 23, starring Hari Dhillon (star of the acclaimed London's Bush Theatre production), Gretchen Mol (... (more...)


THE DAILY SHOW to Cover Midterm Elections with 'Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess'THE DAILY SHOW to Cover Midterm Elections with 'Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess'
October 22, 2014

Next week, "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" begins broadcasting from Austin to cover the upcoming midterm elections with "Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess." This special week of shows are taping... (more...)


Rehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes CastRehearsals Start Tomorrow for POCATELLO at Playwrights Horizons; Crystal Finn Completes Cast
October 20, 2014

Rehearsals begin tomorrow, Tuesday, October 21 for the Playwrights Horizons production of POCATELLO, the world premiere of a new play by Obie, Drama Desk and Lortel awards winner and 2014 MacArthur Fo... (more...)


VIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVERVIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
October 20, 2014

HBO continues its satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER continued with a new edition SUNDAY, OCT. 19 (more...)


Comedian John Oliver Adds Second Show at The Beacon Theatre, 1/30Comedian John Oliver Adds Second Show at The Beacon Theatre, 1/30
October 17, 2014

Live Nation announced today that due to overwhelming demand, John Oliver, host of HBO's Last Week Tonight, has added a second show at The Beacon Theatre on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:30PM in addi... (more...)


Mo Rocca to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 11/14Mo Rocca to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 11/14
October 16, 2014

For tickets ($75), call (203) 438-5795 or visit ridgefieldplayhouse.org. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a not-for-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefie... (more...)


Milwaukee Repertory Theater to Stage HARVEY, 11/18-12/21Milwaukee Repertory Theater to Stage HARVEY, 11/18-12/21
October 16, 2014

In celebration of its 70th Anniversary, Milwaukee Repertory Theater mounts a new production of Mary Chase's Harvey, the classic American comedy that won the Pulitzer Prize, played for 1,775 performanc... (more...)


VIDEO: Bill O'Reilly & Jon Stewart Argue Over 'White Privilege' on DAILY SHOWVIDEO: Bill O'Reilly & Jon Stewart Argue Over 'White Privilege' on DAILY SHOW
by - October 16, 2014

Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly stopped by Comedy Central star Jon Stewart's The Daily Show last night to discuss his book "Killing Patton" and argued that his ethnicity has not played a part in ... (more...)


Upright Citizens Brigade Members to Play CSULB Theatre Arts Department, 11/8Upright Citizens Brigade Members to Play CSULB Theatre Arts Department, 11/8
October 16, 2014

Members of the Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company (UCB TourCo) – one of the most acclaimed improvisation and sketch comedy troupes in the nation – will bring their specialized training and perfo... (more...)


Robin Thede Named Head Writer for THE MINORITY REPORT WITH LARRY WILMORERobin Thede Named Head Writer for THE MINORITY REPORT WITH LARRY WILMORE
October 15, 2014

Robin Thede has been named Head Writer of Comedy Central's next great late-night franchise "The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore," it was announced today by Wilmore, Executive Producer, Writer and H... (more...)


Jon Stewart's NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARS to Air March 2015 on Comedy CentralJon Stewart's NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARS to Air March 2015 on Comedy Central
October 13, 2014

Comedy Central has once again joined forces with Jon Stewart's Busboy Productions and New York Collaborates for Autism for its sixth biennial special event, 'Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Tog... (more...)


John Oliver to Perform at Beacon Theatre, 1/30John Oliver to Perform at Beacon Theatre, 1/30
October 13, 2014

New York, NY (October 13, 2014) - Live Nation announced today that John Oliver, host of HBO's Last Week Tonight, will be performing at The Beacon Theatre on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:30PM. John Ol... (more...)


John Oliver Coming to The Beacon Theatre in January 2015John Oliver Coming to The Beacon Theatre in January 2015
October 13, 2014

Live Nation announced today that John Oliver, host of HBO's Last Week Tonight, will be performing at The Beacon Theatre on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:30PM. John Oliver is an Emmy and Writer's Guild... (more...)


Hasan Minhaj & Trevor Noah Join Comedy Central's THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWARTHasan Minhaj & Trevor Noah Join Comedy Central's THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART
October 10, 2014

“The Best F*&#ing News Team Ever!” is getting bigger and bester with the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” adding two new members to its roster with Hasan Minhaj begin... (more...)


Jake Johannsen Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 11/6-8Jake Johannsen Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 11/6-8
October 09, 2014

A self-confessed raconteur of weird stories, it is no wonder that Jake Johannsen is one of David Letterman's favorite comics. With over forty Letterman appearances under his belt (not to mention a han... (more...)







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