The 12-year Daily Show veteran focused on the current American political situation with segments on Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, and Hillary Clinton and a hilariously brutal take down of a sexist Kansas senator.
She joins the list of successful people to branch out from Jon Stewart’s show. Stephen Colbert is now the host of The Late Show, Steve Carell is a huge movie star (with an Oscar nomination), Trevor Noah took over for his old boss, and John Oliver is hosting Last Week Tonight on HBO.
The show’s first episode was a hit in our books – it delivered consistent laughs and on-point political commentary. The name isn’t our favourite, but we’ll deal with it.
If you missed it, here are the best segments from the premiere of Full Frontal.