John Stewart officially revealed his intention to leave The Daily Show as a host on August 6th. His plans to leave the show had already been announced by Stewart, and now, Comedy Central announced Trevor Noah as Stewart’s successor in the show.
The video of Stewart announcing his leaving and “the start date of his new career as non-host of The Daily Show” was officially posted by the program on Twitter.
Jon announces the start date of his new career as non-host of The Daily Show! http://t.co/mTuVUng7F7
— The Daily Show (@TheDailyShow) April 21, 2015