10:15 AM EDT 01/19/2016

Add PEOPLE News

Jon Stewart

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

UpdatePosted 12/08/2015 03:10PM

Jon Stewart Returns to The Daily Show with a Call to Action, Blasts Congress

Originally posted 12/08/2015 10:45AM

Jon Stewart returned to The Daily Show, – but not necessarily for the reason you'd suspect.

The 53-year-old paid a visit to his old Comedy Central stomping ground on Monday to bring attention to an issue he said he cares about very deeply.

Donning a gray T-shirt and his ever-growing scruffy beard, Stewart blasted Congress for not automatically renewing the Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act, a now-expired bill providing healthcare to first responders who worked at the site of the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 attacks.

"I want to get some attention paid to it, but I was realizing that I don't have a show and nobody gives a s--- anymore," he told host Trevor Noah.

Read More

Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty
FROM EW: Jon Stewart to Make Short-Form Daily Content for HBO

FROM EW: Jon Stewart to Make Short-Form Daily Content for HBO

Originally posted 11/03/2015 02:35PM

Jon Stewart's new deal will involve commenting on daily news events

Read More

Filed Under: HBO, TV News, Jon Stewart

The Daily Show

Jon Stewart Discusses His Post-Daily Show Scruff: 'Everybody Who Quits a Talk Show Grows a Beard'

Originally posted 10/19/2015 12:55PM

Jon Stewart is loving life after leaving The Daily Show – in particular, he's enjoying his new facial hair.

"So I grew a beard because everybody who quits a talk show grows a beard," Stewart, 52, said during a stand-up gig at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, according to Politico.

Read More

Credit: Getty (4)
Will! Jon! Jimmy! All the Boys Who Brought Their Beards to the Emmys

Will! Jon! Jimmy! All the Boys Who Brought Their Beards to the Emmys

Originally posted 09/21/2015 12:10PM

The night's hottest accessory? Facial hair

READ MORE

Primetime Emmy Awards 2015

Jon Stewart Will Leave Earth in a Rocket if Donald Trump Is Elected President: 'Clearly This Planet's Gone Bonkers'

Originally posted 09/21/2015 09:30AM

Jon Stewart has no regrets about bowing out of political satire – despite Donald Trump's headline-grabbing run for president.

Read More

Primetime Emmy Awards 2015

Emmys 2015: Jon Stewart Jokes 'You Will Never Have to See Me Again' After Daily Show Wins Outstanding Variety Talk Series

Originally posted 09/20/2015 10:50PM

The Emmys have spoken, and Jon Stewart's The Daily Show has been named the best outstanding variety talk series of 2015 after signing off for good last month.

Read More

Watch Jon Stewart Rally on Capitol Hill with 9/11 First Responders Who Want Permanent Health Care

Originally posted 09/16/2015 02:50PM

" Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart made the most of his newfound free time on Wednesday by rallying on Capitol Hill for legislation to support 9/11 first responders.

Read More

Credit: JP Yim/Getty
Stewart Smackdown! Jon Stewart Throws a Chair in the Ring While Hosting WWE's SummerSlam

Stewart Smackdown! Jon Stewart Throws a Chair in the Ring While Hosting WWE's SummerSlam

Originally posted 08/24/2015 12:55PM

From behind the desk of The Daily Show ... to wielding a chair in the WWE ring!

Read More

Credit: Brad Barket/Getty
Petition Asking for Jon Stewart to Moderate Presidential Debate Has More Than 200,000 Signatures

High School Teacher Creates Petition Asking for Jon Stewart to Moderate Presidential Debate

Originally posted 08/22/2015 02:20AM

The people have spoken – and they want Jon Stewart.

Read More

From Our Partners