‘The Daily Show’ Reveals Chelsea Handler, Leslie Jones and John Leguizamo as Guest Hosts | spcilvly




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The end of an era is quickly approaching on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” and the network has announced at least the first phase of plans for what comes next.

Following the imminent departure of host Trevor Noah, the network shared this week that comedy legends including Al Franken, Chelsea Handler, DL Hughley, Leslie Jones, John Leguizamo, Hasan Minhaj, Kal Penn, Sarah Silverman, Wanda Sykes and Marlon Wayans will fill the roles. spot as host of the late-night show starting Tuesday, January 17, as part of its “next chapter.”

Comedy Central added that “Daily Show” correspondents and contributors are also “set to host and additional details will be announced.”

“As we enter Trevor’s final week, we want to thank him for his many contributions,” said Chris McCarthy, president and CEO of Paramount Media Networks, according to the network’s statement.

Trevor redefined the show, just like Jon Stewart before him, and as we look to the future, we’re excited to reimagine it once again with the help of this incredible roster of talent and correspondents along with the immensely talented ‘Daily Show’ team. . ”

Noah’s latest show will air this Thursday. The network has not yet announced whether guest hosts will rotate indefinitely or if a permanent individual host will be named soon.

“The Daily Show” airs weekdays at 11:00 pm ET/PT on Comedy Central and is available the next morning on Paramount+.

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