Jon Stewart’s long-awaited HBO animation project is officially dead
So that new Jon Stewart appear with HBO that we enlightened you regarding a long time prior? It’s not happening.
Stewart and HBO have chosen to scrap the venture, which should have appeared the previous fall in time for the presidential decision. Refering to specialized difficulties, the link arrange issued a short proclamation about the choice:
“HBO and Jon Stewart have decided not to proceed with a short form digital animated project. We all thought the project had great potential, but there were technical issues in terms of production and distribution that proved too difficult given the quick turnaround and topical nature of the material. We’re excited to report that we have some future projects together, which you will be hearing about in the near future.”
HBO marked the previous “Daily Show” host on in November 2015 to create “digital shorts” that would be highlighted on different stages. The advanced shorts would have been only a couple of minutes long and incorporate voiceovers from the humorist.