The Daily Show host Jon Stewart makes his directorial debut with Rosewater starring Gael Garcia Bernal as journalist Maziar Bahari.
Jon Stewart makes his directorial debut with Rosewater, starring Gael Garcia Bernalas as imprisoned journalist Maziar Bahari.
The studio is targeting a Fall 2014 release for this drama based on the true story of a journalist who was tortured in Iran for nearly four months.
The actor will portray journalist Maziar Bahari, who spent 118 days being tortured and interrogated in an Iranian prison.
The comedian will take a 12 week hiatus from The Daily Show to make his directorial debut, with John Oliver to guest host.