Jon Stewart was just awarded a top comedy honor!
Stewart is set to receive the 23rd Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
It will be given to Stewart at an award ceremony at Kennedy Center Concert Hall.
The ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, April 24.
It’s the first ceremony since 2019 due to the pandemic.
Stewart said that he was “truly honored to receive this award.”
Stewart hosted “The Daily Show” from 1999 to 2015.
He has also made several film and TV appearances.
The last person to receive the award was Dave Chappelle in 2019.