- NAME: John Oliver
- OCCUPATION: Actor, Comedian, Political Scientist, Radio Personality, Television Personality, Writer
- BIRTH DATE: April 23, 1977 (Age: 36)
- EDUCATION: University of Cambridge, Christ's College
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Birmingham, Erdington, England, United Kingdom
- Full Name: John William Oliver
- AKA: John Oliver
- ZODIAC SIGN: Taurus
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John Oliver is a British comedian and writer best known as The Daily Show's "senior British correspondent."
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He was offered a full-time contract with the show, but declined so that he could remain on The Daily Show.
Oliver married Iraq War veteran Kate Norley in October 2011. The two had met three years earlier, at the 2008 Republican National Convention, where Norley was campaigning with "Vets for Freedom" and Oliver was doing a piece for The Daily Show.
In March 2013, Stewart announced that he would be taking a 12-week hiatus from The Daily Show to direct a film,
Rosewater, with Oliver taking over as interim host of the show for the summer of 2013.
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