Comedian John Oliver Plans Tour Following Daily Show Guest Hosting Gig

NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — John Oliver is having a busy year. The British comedian and long-time "Daily Show" correspondent was tapped to serve as guest host for the show during Jon Stewart's eight-week hiatus this summer and after that wraps up, he is hitting the road for a tour in the fall.

Oliver joined the Daily Show in 2006 and has won awards, including an Emmy and a Writer's Guild Award for his writing; and he won the Breakout Award at the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen.

The tour, promoted by Live Nation, has four shows on the books.

The full list of tourdates

Friday, October 11th – Chicago Theatre – Chicago, IL
Friday, October 25th – Bass Concert Hall – Austin, TX
Friday, November 8th – Warner Theatre – Washington, DC
Saturday, November 9th – Durham PAC – Durham, NC

-CelebrityAccess Staff Writers

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