Jon Stewart's Final 'Daily Show': Hollywood Reacts
A-listers took to social media Thursday evening to bid adieu to the veteran late-night host.
After more than 16 years in his post as Comedy Central's The Daily Show host, Jon Stewart closed the chapter on his late-night anchor-in-chief duties Thursday.
Hollywood A-listers, including Conan O'Brien, Ed Helms and Jennifer Grey, took to social media to say goodbye to Stewart ahead of the episode's airing.
See the posts below.
Congratulations to Jon Stewart on an incredible achievement in comedy. Sadly, now it's back to getting all my news from Geraldo #DailyShow— Conan O'Brien (@ConanOBrien) August 6, 2015
Thank you Jon Stewart & @TheDailyShow for making us laugh but more importantly for making us all think about the world around us.— Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) August 6, 2015
On his last night, I say thank you Jon Stewart and @TheDailyShow for years of keeping the left and the right accountable at every turn.— Rob Thomas (@ThisIsRobThomas) August 6, 2015
You used outrageousness to aim outrage where it needed to go. So #JonVoyage, and thank you.— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) August 6, 2015
Here's to your own moment of zen, jon stewart. We’ll miss u #JonVoyage— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) August 7, 2015
Tonight is the Republican primary debate. Broadcasting his final show, Jon Stewart said, "Politics is now so funny we don't need comedians."— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) August 6, 2015
Wish you all best, dude. Keep taking those fantastic pauses, inhales, slow squint then drop funny line... Love you, man. #jonvoyage— Jerry Seinfeld (@JerrySeinfeld) August 7, 2015
Oh and #JonVoyage— Larry Wilmore (@larrywilmore) August 6, 2015