Comedy Central has announced that The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah will lengthen its episodes to 45 minutes starting Monday, April 27th, and airing weeknights, Monday through Thursday at 11 pm ET/PT on Comedy Central.

The news of supersized episodes comes when viewers are tuning in to host Trevor Noah for a candid point of view and a source of trustworthy information.

During the past six weeks, Comedy Central and The Daily Show have seen success in significant linear ratings, digital gains, and highly sought-after bookings as audiences find comfort in comedy programming. Last week, Noah scored the first-ever late-night interview with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, and on March 26th, Dr. Anthony Fauci chose The Daily Show for his first late-night appearance during the pandemic.

Other guests have included Bill Gates, California Gov. Gavin Newsom, and basketball star and philanthropist Steph Curry.



In addition to The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah, the show has continued to have a strong presence on its social and digital platforms creating viral content including the tribute to the Heroes of the Pandumbic, which has generated over 27M views across all channels; Trump’s Blame Game; When You’re Inspired By Italy But Live In New York; Some People just don’t get it…; Fox News Is Very Concerned About This Presidential Candidate’s Brain and more.

Trevor Noah is Host, Writer and Executive Producer of The Daily Social Distancing Show with Trevor Noah, with Jen Flanz as Executive Producer and Showrunner, and Jill Katz as Executive Producer. Justin Melkmann is Co-Executive Producer. Max Browning, Eric Davies, Pam DePace, Ramin Hedayati, David Kibuuka, Zhubin Parang and Elise Terrell are Supervising Producers, and Jocelyn Conn is Producer. Dan Amira is the Head Writer, with Lauren Sarver Means and Daniel Radosh as Senior Writers. The series is directed by Paul Pennolino. Sarah Babineau, Ari Pearce and Michael Stanger are the Executives in Charge of Production for Comedy Central.