The stars are coming to the Montclair Film Festival in New Jersey, which began on April 29 and runs through May 8. There are dozens of films to see, special events, conversations, parties and panels. With an event this huge, one can be easily overwhelmed. Show More Summary
New York Times media columnist Jim Rutenberg likes how Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore “keeps it 100" (percent honest). So he declared in Monday’s newspaper that Wilmore and his fellow Comedy Central host Trevor Noah aren’t up the task of satirizing the 2016 campaign. Show More Summary
Here at The A.V. Club, we’re big fans of Eclectic Method and his funky pop culture video remixes, which have been used to celebrate everything from Back To The Future, Doctor Who, and Star Trek, to Wes Anderson and Jon Stewart. His latest video is a salute to Edgar Wright’s high-concept comic book comedy Scott Pilgrim Vs. Show More Summary
John Oliver plays it off like an innocent attempt to fill in some cicadas on what they missed during their incredibly long gestation, but we know what's really going on here! We can see through the lies! Sure, this year's batch of emerging cicadas comes from 1999, but you know what else started in 1999? Jon Stewart's run on The Daily Show. Wake up, sheeple!
VIACOM SPOKESMAN LARRY WILMORE SMEARS FOX NEWS AS RACIST, HAILS OBAMA AS ‘MY NGGA.’ In 2010, Jon Stewart warned Wilmore that his race card was maxed out; advice he sadly never heeded.
Before walking onstage, Larry Wilmore got gently ribbed by the President, who described him as the black guy who replaced Jon Stewart, adding "you're the South African one, right?" If that seemed like a zinger at the beginning of the...Show More Summary
The USA Freedom Kids want to send Jon Stewart and Cher to Canadia.
The USA Freedom Kids attracted a lot of attention earlier this year with their pint-sized electioneering on behalf of GOP front-runner Donald Trump. Now the kids are on a mission to raise $1 million to “send anti-Trump celebs to Canada.” So far, they’ve only raised $75 on the...
Media artist Michael Naimark writes: In 1990, right as the first VR wave was swelling, Stewart Brand and Grateful Dead manager Jon Mcintyre concocted a scheme to produce an invitation-only 24-hour VR event modeled after the Electric Cool-Aid Acid test. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, HBO and Discovery announced they had taken an equity stake in OTOY, a $300 million virtual-reality and 3-D company. Jon Stewart, who is developing a new project with HBO and OTOY, gushed in a statement: “OTOY is unbelievable! It’s a limitless mind blowing creative platform. Show More Summary
Remember the bull rescued by Jon Stewart? You can now breathe easy — because he's found a safe home!
“I signed the contract very rapidly,” said Samantha Bee about TBS offering her a late night show. Bee, who cut her teeth and became a standout performer on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, had been hoping to hear good news about her comedy The Detour when TBS swooped in with an offer for an additional show. […]
This is a natural follow up to former Daily Show host Jon Stewart’s announcement late last year that he plans to work with graphics company Otoy to develop innovative programming for HBO. Time Warner’s premium channel operation and Discovery...Show More Summary
Samantha Bee is crushing late night on her TBS series Full Frontal, but the comedian can't escape questions about The Daily Show – namely, if she feels resentment about not being offered the hosting spot after Jon Stewart's August 2015 departure. "I am very zen about it," Bee recently told Katie...
While we pine for Jon Stewart to help us survive this election cycle, the former Daily Show host is having the time of his life with his two rescue pigs, Anna and Maybelle. Yes, on this idyllic farm sanctuary, everyone is peaceful and...Show More Summary
Jon Stewart has a new film project to his name, and it's premiering tonight at the Tribeca Film Festival.
” The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” gets one more parting gift — a Peabody. Variety reports that Stewart’s show will be honored with an institutional award at the 75th Peabody Awards. Stewart, 53, who grew up in Lawrenceville, stepped down as host in 2015 after 16 years as...
Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart latest film-related project is slated to premiere Thursday at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, the Associated Press reported. After stepping behind the camera to direct Rosewater in 2014, Stewart served as executive producer for After Spring, a...
--The New Europeans The greatest patriotism is to tell your country when it is behaving dishonorably --Julian Barnes Islam is a beautiful harmless happy daffodil --Earth (The Book), Jon Stewart, et al. I don't wanna hear your talking,...Show More Summary