topic-orcrp000011741 News Coverage on Comedy Central - CTNow
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Comedy Central

A collection of news and information related to Comedy Central published by this site and its partners.

Top Comedy Central Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • New 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah heralds a new frontier in TV: diversity

    New 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah heralds a new frontier in TV: diversity
    What was Comedy Central thinking? In tapping Trevor Noah as the next host of "The Daily Show," the cable network will turn over its most valuable franchise to a relative unknown who has made just a handful of appearances on the program. With rare...
  • Trevor Noah set to replace Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Show'

    Trevor Noah set to replace Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Show'
    Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to "The Daily Show" a handful of times in recent months, will become Jon Stewart's replacement as host, Comedy Central announced Monday. Noah was chosen a little more than a month...
  • With Whipclip, TV viewers can create and share clips of favorite moments

    With Whipclip, TV viewers can create and share clips of favorite moments
    Justin Bieber jokes will flood the Internet Monday night when Comedy Central premieres a “roast” of the pop singer. Unfortunately, most of the chatter will come via text even though sarcasm, vocal cadence and other keys to making a one-liner...
  • 'Big Time in Hollywood, FL' a weak shot at absurd comedy

    'Big Time in Hollywood, FL' a weak shot at absurd comedy
    Created by Alex Anfanger and Dan Schimpf, whose online series "Next Time on Lonny" was "discovered" by Ben Stiller, Comedy Central's new series, "Big Time in Hollywood, FL," chronicles the lives of two online filmmakers longing to be discovered by someone...
  • Why not a conservative Jon Stewart?

    Why not a conservative Jon Stewart?
    At the end of each episode of “The Daily Show,” host Jon Stewart offers a “Moment of Zen.” Sometime in the past, I had my own such moment: Conservatives need someone like him. Stewart has been host of “The Daily Show”...
  • Go ahead and laugh at these guys

    If a coworker's guffaw or Facebook post is about all that's making you grin lately, you might want to head out. And get out. Of your head. And into someone else's. "A comedy club is a unique experience, a date night or different evening out. And...
  • Sony launches TV service Playstation Vue, starting at $49.99 a month

    Sony launches TV service Playstation Vue, starting at $49.99 a month
    Sony Playstation is checking out the Vue. Sony Computer Entertainment on Wednesday launched its cloud-based TV service, called Vue, featuring such popular networks as CBS, Cartoon Network, CNN, Comedy Central, Food Network, Fox, NBC, TBS and Discovery...
  • Hannibal Buress show picked up by Comedy Central

    Hannibal Buress show picked up by Comedy Central
    Comedy Central has picked up an 8-episode TV series called "Why? With Hannibal Buress" from the Chicago-bred comic. The show, which will tape in front of a live audience, will feature Buress "answering the burning questions on his mind through stand-up,...
  • Jon Stewart leaving Comedy Central at end of year

    Jon Stewart leaving Comedy Central at end of year
    UPDATES with Stewart's words of farewell and cultural impact: In a move that will rock Comedy Central to its core, the channel announced Tuesday that Jon Stewart is leaving at the end of the year. "For the better part of two decades, we have had the...
  • John Oliver will remain on HBO through 2017

    John Oliver will remain on HBO through 2017
    Check another name off that list of possible Jon Stewart replacements on "The Daily Show." HBO announced on Tuesday that it was renewing "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" for two more seasons, keeping the British comedian on the channel through 2017....
  • Jon Stewart: Who will follow him?

    UPDATED: In the history of late-night television, Jon Stewart stands as a true innovator, and his run is coming to an end. He announced Tuesday night that he will be leaving "The Daily Show" after 17 years. "It is time for someone else," he said. ...