Stewart Smackdown! Jon Stewart Throws a Chair in the Ring While Hosting WWE's SummerSlam

From behind the desk of The Daily Show … to wielding a chair in the WWE ring!

Jon Stewart took his role as host of WWE’s SummerSlam 2015 to the next level on Sunday night, hopping into the Barclays Center ring in Brooklyn, New York, to attack U.S. champion (and Trainwreck star) John Cena.

High School Teacher Creates Petition Asking for Jon Stewart to Moderate Presidential Debate

Patrick Stewart Was 'a Fly on the Wall' at Jon Stewart and Rachel Maddow's Offices to Prep for Blunt Talk

To put it, well, bluntly – Patrick Stewart was born to play British journalist and TV personality Walter Blunt.

“I am obsessed with newspapers. My first job was working on one – politics and current affairs,” Stewart, 75, tells PEOPLE of his lead role in the new Starz comedy, Blunt Talk.

“I am fascinated by news anchors and presenters, how they can influence and inform opinion.”

The Daily Show: The 5 Best Moments from Jon Stewart's Last Show

Legendary Daily Show host Jon Stewart took the anchor seat for the last time on Thursday night after 16½ years – and it didn’t disappoint.

Here are the five best moments from the emotional sign-off episode.

Jon Stewart Gets Choked Up During Star-Studded Final Episode of The Daily Show

It’s the end of an era.

After 16½ years of famously faking the news, The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart has left his legendary desk.

On Thursday night’s special extended episode, dozens of Stewart’s past employees-turned-famous-friends stopped by to bid him adieu.

5 Things We'll Miss from Jon Stewart's Daily Show

Jon Stewart on Daily Show Legacy: The World Is Worse Than When I Started!

During his second-to-last episode hosting The Daily Show on Wednesday, after 16 years, Jon Stewart looked back at the show’s success orchestrating

Jon Stewart's Most Unforgettable Daily Show Guests

Amy Schumer Confirms What We All Suspected, Says Vacation Pal Jennifer Lawrence Is the 'Coolest Chick You'll Ever Meet'

Jon Stewart Dishes on 'Secret' White House Meetings with President Obama

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