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Samantha Bee

Comedian and TV Host Samantha Bee
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Profession: Comedian and TV Host

Nationality:
United States of America
American
Canada
Canadian

Why Famous: Bee found initial fame as a correspondent on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" where she was the longest-running regional correspondent.

In 2015 she left the show and started her own show "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee", which has been met with critical acclaim. She was named in 2017 by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Born: October 25, 1969
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Age: 51 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio

Historical Events

  • 2016-02-08 Late-night talk show "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee" debuts on TBS in the US