HBO announced a four-year deal with Jon Stewart that will bring the former Comedy Central star to its digital platform initially for occasional pieces.
Other productions from Stewart have yet to be determined.
If it all sounds vague, that's because HBO does not know what it will get from Stewart. All it knows is that it has him for the next four years.
"In his first project for HBO under the new deal, Stewart will view current events through his unique prism," the HBO release says.
"Working with the pioneering cloud graphics company OTOY Inc., he is developing new technology that will allow him to produce timely short-form digital content, which will...