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  1. exclusive
    Laura Benanti and Jason Jones Will Host Off Broadway’s Lucille Lortel Awards“One beautiful, hilarious theater star who has a deep respect for the theater and all it stands for and a middle-aged white guy.”
  2. Jason Jones on ‘The Detour,’ Politics, and Making It in the StatesIn his show The Detour, Jason Jones plays the dad in a family that is constantly trying to evade capture from some authority or government […]
  3. How The Detour Destroyed Six Snowmobiles While Shooting One EpisodeJason Jones, co-creator and star of the TBS sitcom, discusses the season three premiere’s destructive opening bit.
  4. vulture festival la 2017
    Natalie Zea: My ‘Crazy’ Detour Character Is Making Me a Worse Mom“I’ve gotten a talking-to a couple times for being a little too candid with my daughter, who is 2.”
  5. Jason Jones Advises Against Looking to Hollywood for Heroes“It’s not good to put stock in a celebrity. Enjoy their work, but know their lives are fucked up.”
  6. Season 3 of ‘The Detour’ Premieres on TBS in JanuaryTBS has set the season 3 premiere date for Jason Jones and Samantha Bee’s The Detour. Deadline reports that the show, which was renewed back in […]
  7. TBS Renews Jason Jones and Samantha Bee’s ‘The Detour’ for a Third SeasonJason Jones and Samantha Bee’s TBS show just got a season renewal. The network announced today that it’s given The Detour starring Jones and […]
  8. On ‘The Detour’ with Jason JonesJason Jones doesn’t look at his new TV role on The Detour as much of a departure from his days as a correspondent for The Daily Show. In fact, […]
  9. Season 2 of ‘The Detour’ Premieres on TBS in FebruaryTBS just announced the season 2 premiere date for Jason Jones and Samantha Bee’s comedy The Detour. The new season will debut on the network […]
  10. upfronts 2016
    Samantha Bee on Full Frontal and The Detour“I play Jason’s mother and so just digest that.”
  11. ‘The Detour’ Is a Surprising, Fun, and Filthy Take on the Family Sitcom Recently in the sitcom world, there has been an influx of successful family comedies. It’s not that the family comedy ever really went out of […]
  12. TBS Renews Jason Jones and Samantha Bee’s ‘The Detour’ Ahead of Its Season […]Samantha Bee just got a big renewal for Full Frontal, but that’s not the only good Bee-related news at TBS this week. The network announced […]
  13. Jason Jones and Stephen Colbert Look Back on Their ‘Daily Show’ YearsTo promote his upcoming TBS series, Jason Jones stopped by The Late Show last night, where he and Stephen looked back on their years as Daily […]
  14. Here’s a Sneak Peek of TBS’s New Comedy ‘The Detour’ Starring Jason JonesNow that Samantha Bee has settled into her new job at TBS, it’s time for her husband and fellow Daily Show alum to make his debut as well. […]
  15. new york comic-con 2015
    Samantha Bee on Her Late-Night Show: ‘Can We Just Have a F*cking Women’s Space?’Bee discussed Full Frontal at New York Comic Con.
  16. party chats
    Samantha Bee on Her New TBS Show, The Detours“All the dirty ways that you can be, our show is dirty.”
  17. upfronts 2015
    Turner Upfront: New Shows From Carell, ConanAnd more details on that Jason Jones–Samantha Bee project.
  18. Watch Jon Stewart Say Goodbye to Jason Jones on ‘The Daily Show’After ten years as a correspondent, Jason Jones made his final appearance on The Daily Show last night, and Jon Stewart gave a proper tribute […]
  19. the daily show
    The Daily Show’s Samantha Bee Will Get Her Own Show on TBSShe’ll also executive produce along with Jason Jones. 
  20. exits
    Jason Jones Leaving The Daily ShowTo star in a TBS comedy.
  21. TBS Orders Jason Jones and Samantha Bee’s Comedy Pilot to Series; Jones […]Good news for The Daily Show’s Jason Jones and Samantha Bee: According to THR, the husband/wife duo just landed a 10-episode series order at […]
  22. Hasan Minhaj, Jessica Williams, and Jason Jones Have a Condemnation-OffFollowing an insensitive tweet Rupert Murdoch posted about Muslims, Jon Stewart gathered his Daily Show Senior Condemnologists Hasan Minhaj, […]
  23. ‘The Daily Show’s Jason Jones and Samantha Bee Are Developing a Comedy for […]When TBS ordered a new comedy called Wrecked last week, reports also mentioned that the network had teamed up with Daily Show correspondents […]
  24. Samantha Bee and Jason Jones Have a ‘Daily Show’ Host-OffJon Stewart was too sick to host The Daily Show last night, so husband/wife duo and newly made American citizens Jason Jones and Samantha Bee […]
  25. Watch Jason Jones’s Eye-Opening Report on Google Glass DiscriminationHere’s the newest Daily Show report from Jason Jones on the latest target of discrimination and hate crimes: a bunch of nerds who annoy people […]
  26. Contenders for ‘Late Late Show’ Include Michael Ian Black, Joel McHale, […]While Stephen Colbert’s appointment as David Letterman’s successor went down in record time, THR reports that the hiring process to replace […]
  27. Jessica Williams Takes Jason Jones Behind the Scenes of Her ‘Black Friday […]Veteran Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones is hosting a new web series “Behind the Spotlight” while the show’s on break this week, and above […]
  28. ‘The Daily Show’s Jason Jones to Star in NBC Pilot from ‘Borat’ Co-WriterLongtime Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones may be moving to network TV in the fall. THR reports that Jones has landed one of the lead roles […]
  29. Jason Jones Searches Moscow for Signs of Gay Rights Support Last night on The Daily Show, Jason Jones continued his “Sochi-ish” Olympics coverage by interviewing Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Sergey Markov […]
  30. Jason Jones Explores the Unappreciated Art of Gerrymandering Last night on The Daily Show, Jason Jones met one of the country’s finest squiggly line artists, a squiggly line artist who understands that […]
  31. Jason Jones Figured Out the Key to Getting People to VoteOn last night’s Daily Show, Jason Jones investigated a recent Colorado recall election that saw a state senator removed from office for passing […]
  32. Jason Jones and Samantha Bee Personified Washington D.C.’s Nihilism and […] The Daily Show has been killing during this busy time in Washington D.C., with so much material churned up from both the government shutdown […]
  33. Jason Jones Finally Found a Way To Sell Obamacare The Daily Show’s Jason Jones looked at the first day of Obamacare last night and, for once, couldn’t quite keep a straight face when talking […]
  34. ‘The Daily Show’ Correspondents Were Determined to Break News Last Night The Best F#@king News Team Ever hit the streets of New York last night to figure out just what the hell was going on, and as always, their […]
  35. Jason Jones Profiles a Raisin Outlaw for ‘The Daily Show’ From last night’s Daily Show, here’s a report correspondent Jason Jones filed on a criminal raisin farmer. Stay tuned for the ending, a […]
  36. Jason Jones and Al Madrigal Got Hitched Last Night on ‘The Daily Show’ Since yesterday’s historic Supreme Court ruling essentially mandated that everyone dissolve their straight marriages and jump into gay […]
  37. ‘The Daily Show’s Jason Jones Teaches Canadian Bankers About the Free […] Here’s a report Jason Jones filed for The Daily Show last night in which he tries but fails to teach a good-hearted Canadian banker the […]
  38. Watch John Oliver Take Over for Jon Stewart on ‘The Daily Show’ Last night was Jon Stewart’s final episode of The Daily Show for three months, while he takes his first-ever hiatus from the fake news program […]
  39. Jason Jones, Jenny Slate, and Martin Mull Will Star in Different PilotsPilot season 2013 continues, as all the networks are scrambling to cast actors in their potential new fall shows. The Daily Show’s Jason Jones […]
  40. ‘The Daily Show’s Jason Jones Takes on ‘The Pablo Escobar of Maple Syrup’ The Daily Show sent correspondent Jason Jones back to his home country of Canada to dive deep into the nation’s sordid maple syrup ring. […]
  41. Steve Carell Is Producing a New Show for ‘Daily Show’ Brethren Jason JonesDaily Show alumnus Steve Carell just sold a new show to Fox that he’ll be producing as a starring vehicle for current Daily Show correspondent […]
  42. ‘The Daily Show’ Correspondents Will Explain the Amendments to You Getting a little rusty on your Constitutional Amendments? Well, The Daily Show correspondents are stepping in to kick that problem to the […]
  43. Trade Roundup: Wendi McLendon-Covey, Jason Jones, Justin KirkBridesmaids’ Wendi McLendon-Covey will star opposite Goldie Hawn in The Viagra Diaries pilot. She’ll play Goldie’s therapist daughter and if […]
  44. Daily Show’s Jason Jones Joins The AssistantsReportedly The Daily Show’s Jason Jones will co-star in The Assistants for CBS.  Also starring TJ Miller, Assistants will feature Jones as […]
  45. comedy
    British Paper Adorably Overestimates John Oliver’s Takeover of the American AirwavesTo read today’s ‘Independent,’ you’d think John Oliver was Jon Stewart.