Hosted by: Jon Stewart
"The Daily Show: Global Edition," is a half-hour international weekend edition of the satirical news commentary program which airs on U.S. cable network Comedy Central. The CNN International version is a compilation of the best comedy sketches that aired during the previous week on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," which is recorded weeknights before a live studio audience in New York.
Geared toward a young, savvy late night audience, the program features Stewart's smart wit, satire and observations on U.S. and world current affairs. Other "Daily Show" correspondents, including Steve Carrell, Stephen Colbert, Rob Corddry, Ed Helms and Mo Rocca, provide news updates, in-depth reports and various other comedy sketches throughout program. Stewart also interviews major stars from the world of film, television and music.
In 2001, "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" won an Emmy Award for "Outstanding Individual Achievement In Writing In A Variety, Music or Comedy Program" as well as a George Foster Peabody Award.
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