HBO cancels collaboration with Jon Stewart
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Former Daily Show host Jon Stewart isn't making a return to TV after all.
The comedian's highly anticipated show with HBO is canceled.
Citing technical issues, HBO and Stewart announced in a joint statement that they won't move forward with the short-form digital animated project.
Sources say the news, which was first reported by the New York Times, came as a surprise to some considering the show got so much interest.
HBO says it still has some future projects planned with the former host.