As we know, Jon Stewart is marked to step down as host of The Daily Show later this year. As far as speculation as to the replacement we know there’s a short list. But now it appears one of the show’s correspondents has emerged as the front runner. Variety is reporting that South African comedian and one of the newest additions to the show, Trevor Noah, is said person.
While this is completely speculation at the moment, if this were to happen, it would drastically change the late night landscape as the back-to-back of Noah (of mixed race) and Larry Wilmore would offer a big injection of diversity in the current whitewashed late night landscape. Read More