Heard Comedy Central pursued 3 big-ass names for Daily Show: Poehler, Louis CK, Schumer. Went 0 for 3. Young/cheap/upside was smart audible.— Bill Simmons (@BillSimmons) March 30, 2015
According to Grantland's Bill Simmons, Comedy Central pursued Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, and Louis C.K. for the "Daily Show" hosting position. All three turned it down, and today it was announced that Trevor Noah would be taking the position.
Who is your dream host ontd?