ONE SHOW. INFINITE PODCASTS. (FIVE PODCASTS). THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH TO LAUNCH THE DAILY SHOW PODCAST UNIVERSE A NEW AND ORIGINAL LIMITED PODCAST SERIES ON COMEDY CENTRAL’S GLOBAL PODCAST NETWORK ON JANUARY 13, 2020
ONE SHOW. INFINITE PODCASTS. (FIVE PODCASTS).
THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH TO LAUNCH THE DAILY SHOW PODCAST UNIVERSE
A NEW AND ORIGINAL LIMITED PODCAST SERIES
ON COMEDY CENTRAL’S GLOBAL PODCAST NETWORK ON JANUARY 13, 2020
Five-Episode Miniseries Will Parody Popular Podcasts
Subscribe to The Daily Show Podcast Universe on Major Podcast Outlets
Listen to the Official Audio Trailer Narrated by Trevor Noah HERE
NEW YORK, December 20, 2019 —Comedy Central announced today that The Daily Show with Trevor Noah is launching The Daily Show Podcast Universe, a new and original five-episode miniseries, as part of its growing Global Podcast Network on January 13, 2020. The limited series will parody a variety of popular podcasts and will feature Trevor Noah and The Daily Show correspondents, plus special guests. Fans can subscribe to The Daily Show Podcast Universe on anywhere podcasts are heard. Listen to the official audio trailer narrated by Trevor Noah HERE.
Episodes featured in The Daily Show Podcast Universe miniseries include:
Slowbama – Mystery. Scandal. Lattes.
Pod Save Little Creek Elementary – They won’t take this lying down—unless it’s nap time.
These American Lies – Stories about lies and the presidents who tell them.
#Crushing: A Success Podcast For Winners – So much epic, so little time.
“The Daily Show Podcast Universe further reinforces the fact that The Daily Show with Trevor Noah is a late-night leader in podcasting,” said Steve Raizes, Senior Vice President of Podcasting for Viacom. “The series continues to break new ground across platforms and offers fans truly unique ways to interact with the show, Trevor and the correspondents.”
In February 2018, The Daily Show launched its highly successful podcast, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Ears Edition, which has delivered over 100 million lifetime downloads to date and is the most-downloaded podcast among the late-night TV franchises. The podcast features episode highlights and extended interviews and garnered a Webby People’s Choice Award in 2019, in addition to being one of Apple’s new-in-2018 most-downloaded shows.
Comedy Central’s Global Podcast Network launched in 2017 and features brand extensions of Comedy Central’s hit franchises and new original content. The podcasts are available across major podcast apps and include The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Ears Edition, South Side Stories, The Jeselnik & Rosenthal Vanity Project, Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik, You Up w/ Nikki Glaser, The Bonfire with Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder, Crank Yankers, Stand-Up w/ Chris Distefano and Your 2 Dads w/ Sean and Julian, hosted by Sean O’Connor and Julian McCullough.
Comedy Central gives audiences access to a world of super funny, personally relatable, culturally relevant, and provocative comedy that tells the funny truths of life, every day and everywhere. From award-winning late-night, scripted and animated series to stand-up specials, short-form and sketch, Comedy Central has it all. A subsidiary of ViacomCBS, Comedy Central is available to more than 300 million households in over 150 countries across the globe.
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