Jon Stewart Heads to HBO

Comedian Jon Stewart signs a four-year deal with HBO to produce short-form digital content.
3:35 | 11/04/15

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Topping our skinny headlines this morning Amanda Tallet. John Stuart. Has a nuclear. Yeah after retiring from The Daily Show back in August comedian has officially signed a deal with HBO the four year contract. Will involve Stewart producing short form digital content for the premium cable networks HBO now and HBO go platform. Stuart took a break from The Daily Show to produce and direct the film rose water last year. And in that time took jet Johns John Oliver took over is hosting duties Oliver since moved on to host his own show. Last week tonight which airs on HB hope and that has fueled a lot of speculation of an eventual collaboration. Between the two but for now Stewart leaves. With this statement saying quoting here appearing on television 22 minutes a night clearly broke me. He says I'm pretty sure it increase. A few minutes of content now and again he's got it for over a decade what what it was quite a while teen donors have that a fifteen year round them up on the daily on time. One time were glad to see he's back. Well famed Harry Potter author JK Rawlings says that. She's got a whole new story up her sleeves for young readers in an interview with the BBC rolling struck JK Rowling said. She has an idea for children's book and is actually written part of it she didn't offer a name or John rubber band suspect. That it will be on related to Harry Potter soon they'll right now brawling is. Finishing the script for that potter spin off. Fantastic beasts and where to find them. Like mad and as of this we Justin Taylor no longer on probation for vandalizing his neighbor's home with eggs but he's still taking his hits and the court of public. The act he has a pissing you remember this when you couldn't. He walked out on a radio interview in Spain the host apparently looking for a bar a moment in getting a completely different line. That over the weekend in Norway another block cop getting annoying when fans can include having his legs he liked it so we still got off a scapegoat before leaving Europe. Just a provides one last call word moment or would this lesson for some rhythmically challenged fans. It's saying there's little. The at least not. Okay okay. Now it is defense get this. Means. Those fans will whale they patriots. Didn't do you think about my many there. GAAP to advocate on behalf of those friends and our own newsroom take a look at this we can't quite get on weekends do you. But that's not even have a there's that they weddings there but he knows about the. RE dot looking up look at her she's. We're canard but I think you might not have their read them but you could have their teeth and care. There are some strange items from famous musician soon going for options starting Saturday. Julie Anne's will be taking bids for a whole slew of items including the head up ring goes she dropped. From that iconic first and television show I can't pretty cool but here's where it gets weird. You can get a lock of hair from John Lennon's 1963 mop top along with a note that read to loved. Long if hair's not your thing. You might prefer can't lock up Kurt cobain's Deborah Pryce you can also snagged his green carding ends from Nirvana unplugged performance that's what you mechanical. And maybe down with that.

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