Jon Stewart started in the entertainment industry as a stand-up comedian, but over the years he has really become much more than that. As the host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, he has long had a platform for not only up-to-the-minute...Show More Summary
Jon Stewart's directorial debut "Rosewater" just premiered at the Venice Film Festival and will make its way to Telluride and Toronto before making it's theater release in November. However, fans can get a taste of "The Daily Show" hosts passion project -- which he wrote and directed -- with the trailer released today (Aug. Show More Summary
The first trailer for 'Rosewater', the directorial debut of 'The Daily Show' host Jon Stewart, blends human hope with inhuman cruelty.
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Jon Stewart wasn’t looking to direct a movie, he says, but when Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari was arrested just days after appearing on The Daily Show, Stewart became involved in the story that would lead to his silver screen debut. Show More Summary
Maziar Bahari first appeared on The Daily Show while he was covering the controversial 2009 election in Iran. His satirical interview with correspondent Jason Jones was expectedly tongue-in-cheek, but no more insulting than anything else the show had done (maybe just a little). Show More Summary
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The movie Jon Stewart took off from the Daily Show to direct last summer, Rosewater, is out this November, right at the kickoff of awards flick season. Has Jon Stewart made the kind of high-minded prestige film destined for Oscar greatness? Maybe! The first trailer certainly positions the movie to be more serious than what we're used to seeing from Stewart. Read more...
'The Daily Show' host Jon Stewart makes his directorial debut with 'Rosewater' starring Gael Garcia Bernal as journalist Maziar Bahari. [...]
Around this time last year, Jon Stewart got back to work at The Daily Show after taking most of the summer off to direct a movie he wrote. Here is that movie, Rosewater. Based on a true story, Gael García Bernal plays Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari, who was covering the Iranian elections in... More »
Network television may be bringing in younger talent from Jimmy Fallon to Seth Meyers to boost ratings; however, TV's highest-paid late-night host is Jon Stewart over on cable. According to TV Guide's annual salary report, "The Daily Show" host makes anywhere from $25-$30 million per year for the Comedy Central show. Show More Summary
There's nothing very funny about Jon Stewart's directorial debut Rosewater. The first trailer for the film, which the Daily Show host spent last summer directing in Jordan, appeared online Thursday.
Last year, Jon Stewart took an extended leave of absence from The Daily Show to direct his first movie, Rosewater, based on the harrowing true story of Maziar Bahari's incarceration in Iran. With the release of the first trailer forShow More Summary
Jon Stewart of The Daily Show writes and directs Rosewater, which tells the story of Iranian-born Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari, who was arrested for espionage while covering the Iranian elections in 2009. He was held for 118 days,...Show More Summary
Jon Stewart took ESPN to task over its awkward coverage of Rams rookie Michael Sam's shower habits on "The Daily Show." After showing a clip of ESPN's shower coverage, Stewart asked, “Why would his teammates feel uncomfortable showering...Show More Summary
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One of the films I have been following closely and waiting patiently for its grand unveiling is Rosewater, the directing feature debut of The Daily Show host Jon Stewart. Filmed last summer in the Middle East, Rosewater is now ready for release and Stewart will be bringing the film to the Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals. Show More Summary
On The Daily Show, Jon Stewart noted Michael Sam is historically one step closer to becoming the only openly gay man to play a regular season NFL game when he advanced to the St. Louis Rams 75-man roster. He cut to ESPN's shower-by-shower...Show More Summary