Late-night talk show host Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show, Comedy Central has confirmed. News of Stewart’s departure began circulating on
Comedy Central immediately tweeted a statement that addressed the rapidly spreading rumor:
Thank you Jon. pic.twitter.com/yPdxjnkuLw
— Comedy Central (@ComedyCentral) February 10, 2015
The network indicated Stewart’s departure would not mark the end of The Daily Show, and a timeframe more specific than “later [in 2015]” was not provided.
Last updated: 10 February 2015