John Oliver Leaving Daily Show to Host 'Topical Weekly Comedy Series' at HBO
John Oliver is greener pastures-bound.
The actor-comedian is leaving his longtime perch at The Daily Show to headline a topical weekly comedy series at HBO, to launch in 2014. The program — which will air on Sunday nights — will take …READ MORE
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John Oliver, we salute you.
It must’ve been daunting, filling in as the host of The Daily Show while Jon Stewart took the summer off to direct a movie. After all, Stewart is a huge reason for his show’s success: He’s the Walter Cronkite of fake news, a wry reason to flip to Comedy Central at 11/10c four nights a week. Would his faithful audience accept …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEOS
TVLine's Performer of the Week: John Oliver
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THE PERFORMER | John Oliver
THE SHOW | The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
THE AIRDATE | July 31, 2013 READ MORE
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Jon Stewart Plans Summer Hiatus From The Daily Show, John Oliver to Host 8 Weeks of New Shows
Jon Stewart is planning a break from the Daily grind.