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What to Watch If You Love 'The Daily Show' 

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Updated November 21, 2019 65 votes 7 voters 45 items

List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of The Daily Show will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen The Daily Show.

Wondering what to watch after The Daily Show? If the political hilarity of the series has you hungry for more smart and silly news segments, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with congressional comedy is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like The Daily Show ready for you to start bingeing.

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to The Daily Show, The Colbert Report is a great spin-off series about the all too funny and all too true state of American politics. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee is another great show with funny insights into current events.

For fans of The Daily Show looking for good movie recommendations, Monty Python and the Holy Grail is an excellent film that offers a comedic look at religion and politics. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include Late Night with Seth Meyers, Key & Peele, and The Blues Brothers.

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30 Rock is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Daily Show'
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30 Rock (NBC, 2006) is an American satirical sitcom television series created by Tina Fey. Head writer Liz Lemon (Fey) tries to run her sketch comedy show, while dealing with an arrogant boss (Alec Baldwin), an unpredictable movie star (Tracy Jordan), and an insecure actress (Jane Krakowski). ...more on Wikipedia

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60 Minutes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Daily Show'
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60 Minutes is an American newsmagazine television program that is broadcast on the CBS television network. Debuting in 1968, the program was created by Don Hewitt, who chose to set it apart from other news programs by using a unique style of reporter-centered investigation. In 2002, 60 Minutes was ranked at #6 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time. The New York Times has called it "one of the most esteemed news magazines on American television". ...more on Wikipedia

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Daily Show'
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Arrested Development (Fox, 2003) is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz. Level-headed son Michael Bluth (Jason Bateman) takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned, but the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable. ...more on Wikipedia

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Chappelle's Show is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Daily Show'
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Chappelle's Show (Comedy Central, 2003) is an American sketch comedy television series created by Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan. Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture. ...more on Wikipedia

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