THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH TO COVER 2022 MIDTERM ELECTIONS FROM KEY STATE OF GEORGIA
The show will broadcast from Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia with a live audience Oct 31-Nov 3
New York, NY, June 21, 2022 – This fall, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah will be heading to Atlanta, Georgia to cover the nation’s midterm elections from one of the most important battleground states. The Emmy-winning late night comedy series will record full shows from Tabernacle in Downtown Atlanta, which will air nightly October 31st through November 3rd at 11:00PM ET/PT on Comedy Central and will be available on Paramount+ the following day.
On-the-ground election coverage has long been a hallmark of The Daily Show, having previously visited battleground states like Ohio and Florida for midterms. This fall, The Daily Show is highlighting key races and broader voting issues by heading to Georgia for the first time. Leading up to election night, this will cap off their “Votedemic 2022” midterm election coverage.
Guests and ticket information for the shows in Atlanta will be announced at a later date.
With the most distinct voice in late night, Trevor Noah moves The Daily Show seamlessly from insightful, hilarious satire to serious, provocative conversations, meeting society’s moments of unrest and uncertainty with clarity and conviction. With a diverse and comedic news team including Ronny Chieng, Michael Kosta, Desi Lydic, Dulcé Sloan, Roy Wood Jr., Lewis Black and Jordan Klepper, the Emmy and Peabody Award winning franchise engages its expansive linear and social platforms to unpack urgent issues in a compelling way, helping audiences make sense of the world around them. The show has an audience of over 44M across social media accounts including Facebook,Twitter, YouTube channel, Instagram, TikTok Snapchat and @DailyShowDogs.
Trevor Noah is Host, Writer and Executive Producer of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, with Jen Flanz as Showrunner, Writer and Executive Producer, and Jill Katz as Executive Producer. Justin Melkmann is Co-Executive Producer. Ian Berger, Max Browning, Pam DePace, Ramin Hedayati, David Kibuuka, David Paul Meyer, Zhubin Parang and Elise Terrell are Supervising Producers; and Jocelyn Conn, Jeff Gussow, Brittany Radocha, Shawna Shepherd and Beth Shorr are Producers. Dan Amira is Head Writer and Producer, with Lauren Sarver Means and Daniel Radosh as Senior Writers. The series is directed by David Paul Meyer. Ari Pearce and Matthew Parillo serve as Executives in Charge of Production for Comedy Central.
For over 25 years, the Tabernacle has been in one of Atlanta‘s most beloved hotspots. Countless concerts by iconic artists and spectacular private events in a unique and intimate setting can be noted throughout its history. The building was originally built as a church in 1910 and transformed into a music venue for the 1996 Olympic games. It is now the home to over 200 events a year and is consistently ranked one of the top music and special event venues in the country.
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