Jon Stewart Taking A Hiatus From “The Daily Show”

Jessica Wakeman | March 5, 2013 - 5:40 pm
  • Jon Stewart is temporarily leaving “The Daily Show”! Gasp! Whatever could be going on? Well, fret not, my friends. Stewart is simply taking eight weeks off this June to produce his first feature film and leaving the show in John Olivier’s capable British hands. [Comedy Central]
  • Carly Rae Jepsen canceled a concert for the Boy Scouts of America over their bigotry against gays. Good for her! [People]
  • Chloe Sevigny will play Danny’s ex-wife on “The Mindy Project.” I officially approve of this casting. [Entertainment Weekly]
  • Terrance Howard has a sex scene with Oprah Winfrey in “The Butler”? Mind. Blown. [TMZ]
  • Maymo the beagle loves dryer sheets so much she belongs on the doggie version of “My Strange Addiction.” [Laughing Squid]
  • Sarah Jessica Parker and Blythe Danner could both be headed to Broadway to star in a play written by Amanda Peet called “The Commons Of Pensacola.” [Perez Hilton]
  • Honey Boo Boo wasn’t selling Girl Scout cookies on her Facebook page for herself — she was just selling them for her friend. And  now the Girl Scouts of America told her to stop.  [ABC News]
  • Welcome to the billionaire’s club, Tory Burch! And to think I’ve never bought a pair of those shoes. [ The Cut]
  • New couple alert: Adam Levine is dating Amanda Setton from “Gossip Girl” and “The Mindy Project.” [RadarOnline]
  • Hawaii has advanced a bill to protect celebs from “overeager paparazzi” called the Steven Tyler Act. [Yahoo]

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