"THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH" WELCOMES VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN TONIGHT AT 11PM ET/PT ON COMEDY CENTRAL
New York, June 10, 2020 - Trevor Noah welcomes former Vice President and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to The Daily Show with Trevor Noah tonight. The virtual in-depth interview was recorded earlier today and will air in an all-new 45-min episode of The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah at 11pm ET/PT on Comedy Central. The interview will also be available on all of the series' social platforms, including The Daily Show's YouTube channel.
Biden's conversation with Noah comes on the heels of worldwide protests in response to the death of George Floyd and the fight for racial equality. The recent news, which has sparked educational and thought-provoking conversations, was addressed by Noah in an 18-minute impassioned video which has garnered over 46M cross-channel views.
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Since launch amid the outbreak of COVID19, The Daily Social Distancing Show has exemplified The Daily Show with Trevor Noah's commitment to presenting a diverse range of influential and underrepresented voices to explore some of the most critical issues facing society. Former Vice President Biden, making his first appearance with Trevor Noah, joins the show's recent roster of some of the most influential government, arts, philanthropy, sports and cultural leaders and advocates which includes the first ever late night interviews for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Dr. Anthony Fauci -which combined have more than 48M views across channels - Bill Gates, President of the Ford Foundation Darren Walker, Governors Larry Hogan, Gavin Newsom, Gretchen Whitmer and Phil Murphy, NASA Astronaut Christina Koch; Mayors Lori Lightfoot, Keisha Lance Bottoms and Eric Garcetti; NBA All-Stars Stephen Curry, Kevin Love and Chris Paul; Multi-Grammy Award-Winning Artists Babyface & Teddy Riley and Jason Isbell; Golden Globe Award-Winning Actresses Jennifer Garner and Taraji P. Henson; Roxane Gay; Madeleine Albright; Jose Andres; Danny Meyer; Founder and CEO of RISE Amanda Nguyen; NAACP Image Awards-Winning Actresses Amandla Stenberg and Yara Shahidi; Thomas Piketty; 2x Emmy/Golden Globe Award-Winning Actor Ricky Gervais; Emmy/Grammy Award-Winning Actor Billy Porter; Black Visions Collective's organizer Miski Noor; NFL Super Bowl champion and Players Coalition co-founder Anquan Boldin and more.
Each night on The Daily Social Distancing Show, Trevor suggests charities for his viewers to donate. The call to action has helped the show raise over a million dollars to support racial justice and those directly affected by the COVID pandemic: NAACP Legal Defense Fund, The Bail Project, Equal Justice Initiative, City Harvest, No Kid Hungry, Feeding America, #SaveWithStories via Save The Children, NYC Mayor's Fund for First Responders, #FirstRespondersFirst and more.
In addition to The Daily Social Distancing Show, the show has continued to have a strong presence on its uber popular and super engaged social and digital platforms creating viral content including the tribute to the Heroes of the Pandumbic, which has generated over 31M views across all channels; Trump's Blame Game; When You're Inspired By Italy But Live In New York; Some People just don't get it... ; Fox News Is Very Concerned About This Presidential Candidate's Brain and more. A playlist of videos posted by the show recently are available here.
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