Jon Stewart News

Adult Swim to Premiere Season Two of NEWSREADERS, 10/23
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Adult Swim announced today the return of Newsreaders, the irreverent television newsmagazine series from the creative team behind the Emmy®-award winning Childrens Hospital. (more...)

VIDEO: Kathy Griffin & More in Highlights from LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

HBO continues its satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER. (more...)

Joy Behar to Bring ME, MY MOUTH & I Reading to Cherry Lane's 'Tongues' Series, 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

Cherry Lane Theatre's TONGUES: a reading series presents 'Me, My Mouth & I', written and performed by Joy Behar on Tuesday, September 23 at 2pm at Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street, NYC (more...)

VIDEO: Jon Stewart Bids Fond Farewell to THE DAILY SHOW's Michael Che
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

Last night, THE DAILY SHOW's Jon Stewart bid a fond farewell to correspondant Michael Che who is leaving the Comedy Central show to become SNL's newest Weekend Update anchor. (more...)

Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT Joins New York Comedy Festival, 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

For the first time since its wildly successful launch,? Comedy Central's newest late night hit '@midnight,'produced by Funny Or Die, will hit the road this fall, trading Silicon Beach for Silicon Alley. The social media sensation joins the stellar lineup of the 2014 New York Comedy Festival to tape a week of shows which will air Monday, November 3 throughThursday, November 6 at Midnight ET/PT. Hosted by Chris Hardwick (@nerdist), the special NYCF week of episodes will include visual and textual nods to New York and feature a coterie of comedians playing fan favorites such as #HashtagWars, Rapid Refresh and Sweet Emoji. The '@midnight' tapings will be filmed at ABC Television Center on Manhattan's Upper West Side and fans may request free tickets atwww.nycomedyfestival.com. 'Sure, we get a lot of comedians to come onto our show in Los Angele (more...)

Comedian Lewis Black Comes to the Wharton Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

GRAMMY Award-winning stand-up comedian LEWIS BLACK is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. Executing a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author, Black performs over 200 nights a year to sold out audiences throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and The United States. He is one of few performers to sell out multiple, renowned theatres, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City Center and the Main Stage at the Mirage in Las Vegas. Black will make his first appearance at Wharton Center on Sunday, October 12th, 2014. (more...)

Comedy Central's @MIDNIGHT to Air from New York Comedy Festival This November
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

For the first time since its wildly successful launch, Comedy Central's newest late night hit "@midnight," produced by Funny Or Die, will hit the road this fall (more...)

President Bill Clinton to Appear on THE DAILY SHOW this Week
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

Former President Bill Clinton will make his ninth appearance as a guest on 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' to discuss the Clinton Global Initiative on Thursday, September 18 at 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT). President Clinton, who will preside over the 10th Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, which takes place next week (September 21-24) in New York City, previously appeared as a guest on the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning show on September 21, 2012, November 9, 2011, September 17, 2010, September 17, 2009, September 23, 2008, September 20, 2007, September 18, 2006and August 9, 2004. (more...)

John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen & More to Perform at 8th Annual Stand Up for Heroes This November
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

Stand Up for Heroes, New York's most impactful night of comedy and music, returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden, Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. (more...)

Pirates and Vaudeville to Bring Family Fun to the Waterfront Museum Barge, 9/28-10/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

This year Red Hook's antique wooden barge is celebrating its 100th birthday with old-time family entertainment. Sponsored by Investors Bank & Brooklyn Bridge Realty, this series of two one-man performances features two Sunday spectaculars by a vaudeville comedian and a Pirate. Fall Family Fun entertainment aboard the historic Waterfront Museum & Showboat Barge Sundays, September 28 and October 5 at 1pm. First Come, First Served. (more...)

Mirvish's 2014-15 Season to Feature Angela Lansbury in BLITHE SPIRIT, KINKY BOOTS, BUYER & CELLAR & More
by Alan Henry - Sep 16, 2014

David Mirvish has finalized all the details and shows for his 2014-15 line-up of shows. There will be seven shows in the Mainstage Subscription Series, three in the Off-Mirvish Subscription Series and nine bonus shows not on subscription. That brings the total to a record 19 shows for the 2014-15 season. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

HBO continues satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER continues with a new edition SUNDAY, SEPT. 14 (more...)

Cecily Strong is 'Genuinely Happy' for SNL Replacement Michael Che
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2014

It was announced on Tuesday that Cecily Strong will be replaced by The Daily Show's Michael Che as co-anchor of SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE's Weekend Update. Until yesterday, there had been no response from Strong, but she finally shared her reaction via Instagram. (more...)

Comedian Michael Che to Replace Cecily Strong on SNL's 'Weekend Update' Desk
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

Michael Che will join Colin Jost at the 'Weekend Update' desk for the upcoming 40th season of NBC's iconic late-night show 'Saturday Night Live.' (more...)

Michael Che Is SNL's New 'Weekend Update' Co-Anchor
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

Michael Che will join Colin Jost at the "Weekend Update" desk for the upcoming 40th season of NBC's iconic late-night show "Saturday Night Live." (more...)

VIDEO: Adam Levine Explains Maroon 5 Album Title 'V' & More on THE DAILY SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

On a recent episode of Comedy Central's THE DAILY SHOW, Adam Levine chatted about the various interpretations of Maroon 5's fifth album title, 'V,' and reminisced about when the band was still called Kara's Flowers. (more...)

'DAILY SHOW' to Hit the Road with DEMOCALYPSE 2014: SOUTH BY SOUTH MESS This October
by TV News Desk - Sep 09, 2014

"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" will travel to indicted Governor Rick Perry's home state to broadcast a week of shows covering the upcoming midterm elections. "Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess" will be taped at ZACH Theatre in Austin, TX and air nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Monday, October 27 through Thursday, October 30. (more...)

WYATT CENAC: BROOKLYN Comedy Special to Premiere on Netlix, 10/21
by TV News Desk - Sep 08, 2014

Netflix will premiere "Wyatt Cenac: Brooklyn," stand-up comedian Wyatt Cenac's sophomore comedy special, on Tuesday, October 21 in all territories where Netflix is available. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - Sep 08, 2014

HBO continues its satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER with a new edition, which aired SUNDAY, SEPT. 7 (more...)

THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC! Adds 'INNOVATION NATION' to Lineup
by TV News Desk - Sep 03, 2014

CBS announced today that the new series THE HENRY FORD'S INNOVATION NATION is joining the three-hour Saturday morning block THE CBS DREAM TEAM, IT'S EPIC!, which returns for its second season Saturday, Sept. 27 (9:00 AM-12:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Hosted by CBS SUNDAY MORNING correspondent Mo Rocca, the show will tell the fascinating stories behind the historic innovators of the past and the forward-looking visionaries of today, and the extraordinary talents and dedication required to bring their inventions to life. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 79