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  • Producer Peter Lassally's retirement brings end to late night era

    Producer Peter Lassally's retirement brings end to late night era
    For a guy who comes across as soft-spoken and genial, Peter Lassally hardly projects the aura of a Hollywood power-broker. Yet it's hard to find many major developments in latenight television over the last 40-plus years that haven't involved him, from...
  • Tribeca 2015: Jon Stewart to preside over 'Goodfellas' reunion

    Tribeca 2015: Jon Stewart to preside over 'Goodfellas' reunion
    If Jon Stewart is looking for something to do after he leaves his Comedy Central show, maybe he can learn how to be a gangster. To be a gangster, after all, is to own the world. Stewart will get his hands dirty with “Goodfellas,”...
  • Q Poll: Fox News Most Trusted Network; Tina Fey, Dennis Miller Should Host Daily Show

    Q Poll: Fox News Most Trusted Network; Tina Fey, Dennis Miller Should Host Daily Show
    Fox News is the nation's most trusted cable news network, according to a Quinnipiac University national poll comparing major TV news outlets, while Tina Fey and Dennis Miller are the top choices to replace Jon Stewart when he leaves the Daily Show later...
  • 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 seals the Show on Raw

    Jon Stewart seals the Show on Raw
    On Monday's Raw, Jon Stewart showed what happens when you put a charismatic celebrity who actually is a fan of wrestling on television. Anyone who watched Raw through the "guest host" period knows what usually happens when a celebrity is on the show....
  • Absence of 'Daily Show,' 'Colbert Report' might impact authors

    Absence of 'Daily Show,' 'Colbert Report' might impact authors
    For fans of late night political comedy, this is a very bad year. Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart, the twin pillars of the genre, are vacating the hosting chair of their respective Comedy Central shows — Colbert to CBS where he takes control of...
  • Conan O'Brien reveals details of his Cuba trip to Jon Stewart

    Conan O'Brien reveals details of his Cuba trip to Jon Stewart
    Conan O'Brien carved out a bit of history for himself a week and a half ago when he became the first American TV host to tape segments for his show from the island nation of Cuba. On Wednesday night, he told Jon Stewart on "The Daily Show" that the...
  • Jason Jones announces 'Daily Show' departure following Jon Stewart

    Jason Jones announces 'Daily Show' departure following Jon Stewart
    Weeks after Jon Stewart announced his resignation from "The Daily Show," longtime correspondent Jason Jones broke the news that he'll be following in his footsteps. Jones tweeted Tuesday that he will exit the show, in which he worked with his wife...
  • Jason Jones exits 'The Daily Show' to star in TBS comedy series

    Jason Jones exits 'The Daily Show' to star in TBS comedy series
    Here's another person who seems unlikely to succeed Jon Stewart at "The Daily Show": Jason Jones. Jones, the longtime correspondent on Comedy Central's nightly news spoof, announced Tuesday he's leaving the show to star in his own as-yet-untitled comedy...
  • Jon Stewart: Spirit guide for a generation

    Jon Stewart: Spirit guide for a generation
    In 2007, the Pew Research Center asked people to name a journalist they most admired. Coming in at fourth place was a comedian who wrote, produced and hosted a political talk show. Jon Stewart shared the fourth spot with, among others, Brian Williams&...
  • John Oliver will stay on HBO through 2017

    John Oliver will stay on HBO through 2017
    HBO agreed to extend John Oliver's run on its satirical Sunday-night program "Last Week Tonight" through 2017, a move that puts to rest any speculation that the British comic might be in line to succeed Jon Stewart at Comedy Central's "The Daily Show,"...