The show has been screened irregularly on More4 in recent times, however from the end of July Comedy Central promise fans a more regular slot.
Airing on Comedy Central Extra from Monday 23rd of July the multi Emmy award-winning series arrives just in time to provide the UK to provide viewers with a quirky look at the presidential elections.
“I’m delighted to welcome Jon Stewart to his rightful home in the UK” says Jill Offman, MD Comedy Central UK, adding, “The Daily Show is another example of our commitment to provide our viewers with the best content from the UK and US.”
News correspondents John Oliver, Aasif Mandvi, Kristen Schaal, Jessica Williams, Wyatt Cenac, Jason Jones and Samantha Bee are on hand to provide the latest news and views from the world of current affairs. Whether they’re skewing the days news or investigating something worth probing the show provides a unique insight into the people, events and places that make America what it is. This is just one reason why The Daily Show earned its title as the self-proclaimed ‘most trusted name in fake news.’
“It’s a stella addition to our programming line-up which includes original commissions such as two series of sitcom Threesome and the recently announced The Alternative Comedy Experience overseen by Stewart Lee” says Jill Offman, continuing, “As well as our line up of US shows such as 30 Rock, The Office USA, Southpark, and Two and a Half Men”
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart airs weeknights at 10.30pm from July 23rd on Comedy Central Extra. Sky Channel 128 Virgin Media 185.