October 14, 2015

Lewis Black Returns to The Daily Show and He’s Totes On Fleek

He's back. He's Black. He's back in Black. Lewis Black returns to the Daily Show to tell Trevor Noah he doesn't give a shit about the new set, and he's tired of pandering to Millennials. It's Black's first appearance on the show since Trevor Noah came on as host.
October 12, 2015

Bobcat Headlines Gotham, Steve Marden Wins, A Management Change and More News From the New York Comedy Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey stopped at Gotham, New York Comedy Club, QED, The Stand, Creek and the Cave and more!
October 5, 2015

Trevor Noah at Gotham, Hoboken Gets Funny and Which NY Comics Said No To The Roast?

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening […]
September 29, 2015

America Loves Trevor Noah and The New Daily Show

Last night through social media America said loud and clear that they love The Daily Show's new host, Trevor Noah.
September 28, 2015

5 Mistakes We Want to See Trevor Noah Avoid

Tonight Trevor Noah takes over late night's smartest talk show, The Daily Show. When Trevor was named as Jon Stewart's successor, there were plenty of questions. At the time Noah was basically the last kid in the door. He had been hired as a correspondent in December 2014, and most people had never heard of him. Now everyone's waiting to see whether Trevor will hold his own. Trevor is smart, he knows all of these things, but its easy to forget them when you're taking over a show of this magnitude and popularity.
September 23, 2015

Trevor Noah Announces First Daily Show Guests

Trevor Noah needs to make a big impression when he takes over the Daily Show next week- he’s stepping into some very big shoes.  We’ll have […]
September 18, 2015

Trevor Noah Gives His Take on the GOP Debate

Trevor Noah was a special guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Thursday night.
September 15, 2015

Internet Reacts to Titans of Late Night Sausage Party Photo

The internet had a lot to say about this Vanity Fair photo featuring the "Titans of Late Night." It's a photo Vanity Fair released promoting their upcoming interview with ten Late Night Talk Show hosts featuring Stephen Colbert, Conan, Trevor Noah, James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel, John Oliver, Larry Wilmore, Seth Meyers, Jimmy Fallon and Bill Maher.
September 14, 2015

Comedians on Late Night Week of September 14, 2015

First full week back after the summer and all the shows are out of repeats.  Things are about to get interesting. Monday on Late Night Jim Gaffigan […]
August 17, 2015

Comics Camp Out for NBC Auditions, Trevor Noah Drop In, Brent Morin Tapes His Special and More Comedy News From NYC

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening […]
August 10, 2015

Bill Burr at MSG Plus Apatow, Leguizamo, Macdonald and More Giant Names Lined Up for Spectacular New York Comedy Festival

The New York Comedy Festival has announced their starting line up for 2015 and its pretty spectacular
August 7, 2015

We All Got To Witness Jon Stewart’s Moment Of Zen. The Last Daily Show.

It's over. After 16 years as host of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart ended his legendary run with the show he made an international sensation. For his last show on the air, we had just four segments left with the man who became a news source for an entire generation. Just over an hour with a man who helped shape the opinions of so many people and launched the careers of superstars in the comedy world today.
July 28, 2015

Trevor Noah One Hour Special and Big Jay Oakerson Series Coming To Comedy Central

Some big news from the Comedy Central Camp. Trevor Noah will not only take over as the new host of the Daily Show September 28th, but […]
July 28, 2015

Montreal Rap Up Final Thoughts and Even More Photos

So I’m in a packed elevator and a guy looks over at me and gives me props for Too Much Tuna.  He looks familiar, and has […]
July 24, 2015

Just For Laughs Holds Wake for Gilbert Gottfried, Fan Ejected From Show During Trevor Noah Gala and More News from Montreal

So much news from Montreal! Gilbert Gottfried has a very strange OCD, Jeffrey Ross has an audience member forcibly removed, and Bill Burr proves that I'm a pushover. And that's just for starters.
July 20, 2015

Trevor Noah Packs Out Gotham, New S&M Comedy Show Debuts and More News From the NYC Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey stopped at Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines, New York Comedy Club and more!
July 18, 2015

Trevor Noah Started Stand Up Because of a Drunk Buddy

Trevor Noah, who will be taking over the Daily Show when Jon Stewart leaves next month, has officially moved to New York. His first impressions of living in the big apple are "it's loud."
May 30, 2015

Levity Entertainment Launches YouTube Comedy Channel

Levity Entertainment launched a brand new venture to provide original content from the roster of comedians they manage and work with. The new YouTube Channel "Wait For It" will offer original comedy series via YouTube channel.
May 28, 2015

Trevor Noah Daily Show Start Date Announced Via Twitter and YouTube

Comedy Central has announced via Twitter that Trevor Noah will start as the new host of The Daily Show on September 28th. Comedy Central also gave us a little peek of what Trevor's been doing at that desk when he thinks nobody is looking. Will it be "new and sexy"?
May 12, 2015

Comedy Central Says The UK Won’t See ‘The Daily Show’ Anymore

Fans of The Daily Show across the pond have said goodbye to Jon Stewart earlier than expected. Comedy Central's UK branch made a brief announcement on their website that their channel, Comedy Central Extra, "will no longer broadcast The Daily Show."
May 5, 2015

Mike Myers To Make First Appearance Ever at Just For Laughs 2015 Plus Dozens of Other Names Announced

In July, the comedy world heads to Montreal. It's the 33rd annual Just For Laughs Festival.
April 23, 2015

Moontower Preview! Hasan Minhaj Talks About Jon Stewart and Trevor Noah

Last year Hasan Minhaj was great at Moontower Comedy Festival but this year he's coming back as a Daily Show Correspondent. Minhaj got his gig with the show this December, at the same time as Trevor Noah was hired. Now just 5 months into his time with the show, Hasan created memorable pieces, and learned so much. He's also going to be on board for the changing of the guard, as Stewart says goodbye to the show and Trevor Noah takes over as the new host. We got to talk with Hasan and ask him about working at the Daily Show during such an exciting time, and about Moontower.
April 14, 2015

Trevor Noah Now Hanging with Seinfeld and Larry David; So Now Who’s An Anti Semite?

The new host of the Daily Show has some new New York City Friends.
April 13, 2015

Joe Machi and Aida Rodriguez on Top of the World After LCS; Finesse Mitchell and Nikki Glaser Have Pilots and So Much More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, and Gotham Comedy Live and Stand Up New York.
April 8, 2015

UPDATE: Russell Peters Calls Trevor Noah A Joke “Thief” (Just a Gag)

Trevor Noah hasn't had a good day since he was named the new host of the Daily Show on Comedy Central.
April 7, 2015

Jon Stewart Talks About Future Host Trevor Noah

Finally, last night we got to hear what Jon Stewart thinks of Comedy Central's choice of new Daily Show host, Trevor Noah.
April 1, 2015

11 Things We Learned About Trevor Noah and 8 Things We Learned From Trevor Noah

This week Comedy Central announced that Trevor Noah was going to be the new host of the Daily Show when Jon Stewart steps down later this year. Trevor Noah has been a big name in stand up comedy worldwide, but American audiences are only starting to get to know him. And yet, he rock skipped from one of the best starting tv gigs in comedy- Daily Show Correspondent- to one of the best jobs in comedy worldwide - Daily Show host- in almost no time at all.