Larry Wilmore: ‘My mouth hit the floor’ when Jon Stewart offered me ‘The Minority Report’

05.11.14 3 years ago

Larry Wilmore: “My mouth hit the floor” when Jon Stewart offered me “The Minority Report”
The “T” will no longer be silent, like on “The Colbert Report,” when Wilmore assumes hosting duties on “The Minority Report.” Jon Stewart says he picked his “senior black correspondent” because of his work in front of and behind the camera (Wilmore was a producer on “The Office” and created “The Bernie Mac Show” for Fox). “I just think Larry is so ready,” says Stewart, who adds that “The Minority Report” won”t be limited to minority issues. “I love the idea that he”s going to put together something that doesn”t work the well-worn path in late night.” PLUS: Watch Wilmore”s funniest moments from “The Daily Show.”

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