THE DAILY SHOW WRITERS COMEDY TOUR
Who hasn’t heard of The Daily Show?
The longest-running program on Comedy Central, this hysterically funny late night talk and news satire program has won 24 Primetime Emmy Awards since its inception and is popular with young, well-educated audiences. In the first quarter of 2019, in fact, the show recorded historic ratings growth with men 18-34. With 700 million cross-platform video views, 8.5 million Facebook fans, 5.13 million YouTube subscribers and 3.5 million Instagram followers, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah continues its digital and social tear as the most engaging social series across all of late night TV. “The Daily Show is more culturally relevant than ever,” said Kent Alterman, President of Comedy Central, Paramount Network and TV Land. “Led by Trevor’s brilliance, wit and his ability to pierce through the cultural conversation, the entire Daily Show team is making the show a true multi-platform success and a destination for a new generation of Daily Show fans.”
Now….4 brilliant Daily Show comedy writers have gotten together to tour America!
For buyers looking for a show with affordable “name recognition” that reaches younger audiences (especially the prime demographic of men 18-34), The Daily Show Writers Comedy Tour really delivers! The show features the comics behind the jokes that make America laugh every weeknight on Comedy Central’s premiere late night show. From making fun of their failed dating lives, being a cat owner, or talking politics, the Daily Show comedy writers have something for everyone!
Here’s a closer look at Who’s Who in this funny funny Show!
is a stand-up comedian and writer for The Daily Show With Trevor Noah. Matt won an Emmy for his work at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and his standup has appeared on Comedy Central and History. Matt’s debut comedy album, Who’s My Little Guy, was released on 800 Pound Gorilla Records during the summer of 2019.
is a staff writer on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central, and in 2018 was featured in Glamour Magazine and The Hollywood Reporter as one of the top female writers in late night. Kat has performed standup on FOX’s Laughs, and her jokes can be heard on Sirius XM Radio, Pandora, Spotify, and her debut album on iTunes entitled, The Important Thing Is That I’m Pretty. She has opened for Maria Bamford and headlined SF Sketchfest and the Women in Comedy Festival in Boston.
is a Ugandan stand-up comedian and writer on The Daily Show With Trevor Noah. In addition to being a trained lawyer and accountant, Joe is an observational satirist whose standup has been seen on three different continents from South Africa through Switzerland to the biggest comedy clubs in New York. Opio has written over 360 episodes of The Daily Show and is a WGA Award nominee.
is currently a staff writer on The Daily Show With Trevor Noah and he was judged “New York’s Funniest Comic” at the 2017 New York Comedy Festival. He wrote and starred in the Comedy Central series, Nothin’s Easy and has been a writer on many high-profile television shows.