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‘Full Frontal’ Brings Back Jon Stewart, Larry Wilmore and Others for Election Nightmare

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 10, 2016 @ 9:12 AM
TBS
The coming weeks will see a great deal of digital ink devoted to the discarded material and pivots that late-night hosts faced in the wake of Tuesday’s election, and perhaps none would have been so biting as Full Frontal’s Samantha Bee. Now, Bee shows us “A Beautiful, Faraway Dream,” returning Jon Stewart and news anchors from all over to celebrate what might have been.

Colbert Enlists Jon Stewart, ‘Hamilton’ for Final Voting Push

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 8, 2016 @ 9:36 AM
CBS
Stephen Colbert has plenty of work left in this election, including a live Showtime special full of all the swears and nudity you like, but you didn’t think Jon Stewart was going to sit out, did you? Watch the former Daily Show and Colbert Report hosts reunite for a voting musical extravaganza, with a touch of Hamilton to boot.

Watch Jon Stewart and Larry Wilmore Bid Farewell to ‘The Nightly Show’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 19, 2016 @ 11:47 AM
Comedy Central
And lo, Larry Wilmore’s The Nightly Show has come to an early end after 259 episodes, but won’t be forgotten. Not only did former Daily Show host Jon Stewart drop by to send off his former show’s “Senior Black Correspondent,” you can watch both Stewart’s and Wilmore’s goodbyes right now.

Jon Stewart Will Appear on Larry Wilmore’s Final ‘Nightly Show’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 18, 2016 @ 1:02 PM
Comedy Central
The cancellation of Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show remains a sudden shock days after the fact, even as Wilmore gears up for his final show on Thursday. He certainly won’t be alone, as fellow Comedy Central departure (and executive producer) Jon Stewart will put in an appearance to help send off his show’s former “Senior Black Correspondent.”

Jon Stewart’s HBO Show an Animated Onion-Style News Parody

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 30, 2016 @ 2:34 PM
CBS
Neither HBO nor Jon Stewart have been particularly forthcoming with the ex-Daily Show host’s new shortform content, previously eyed for a return around the 2016 elections. Now, however, HBO reveals that Stewart’s new project is that of an animated cable news parody in the vein of The Onion, potentially due out as early as September or October.

Jon Stewart Came Out of Retirement to Slam Donald Trump on ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’

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by Matt Singer July 22, 2016 @ 9:23 AM
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I’ve missed Jon Stewart. I’m guessing you have too. The Daily Show continues in his absence with Trevor Noah at the helm, and it’s not a bad TV show. But it’s not the same. For one night only, though, the old Daily Show magic was back, on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.

Watch ‘The Late Show’ Return Stephen’s ‘Colbert Report’ Persona

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 19, 2016 @ 8:56 AM
CBS
Stephen Colbert has been sorely missing from late-night, and we don’t mean the one hosting CBS’ Late Show night after night. Thankfully, The Colbert Report version made a welcome return to a changed political landscape last night, along with none other than former Comedy Central buddy Jon Stewart.

Jon Stewart Reunites With Samantha Bee in ‘Full Frontal’ Late-Night Return

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 7, 2016 @ 9:55 AM
TBS
We still don’t have the clearest picture of what ex-Daily Show host Jon Stewart’s HBO future looks like, though that hasn’t stopped Stewart from making headlines with his rescue work. Now, at long last, Stewart returned to late-night to reunite with Samantha Bee for her own Full Frontal TBS series and a little horsin’-around.

Jon Stewart Clarifies HBO Comments on Returning to TV Pre-Election

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 10, 2016 @ 11:45 AM
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Last week, former Daily Show host Jon Stewart had fan hopes up that his particular brand of acerbic satire might return to TV ahead of this year’s chaotic elections, as HBO officials suggested his development deal could soon bear fruit. Now, Stewart himself acknowledges that some of the animated content he’s helped shepherd could arrive, but also that “I am not going to be on television anymore.”