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What Is Rosewater, And Can It Improve Your Skin?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.02.2015 | Style

"Beauty Glossary" is a HuffPost series that breaks down beauty product techniques, treatments and ingredients so you know exactly what you're putting ...

9 Amazing Ways Rosewater Can Change Your Beauty Routine

Refinery29 | Kate Foster | Posted 04.20.2015 | Style

At the first sign of the sun each year, we get totally amped to surround ourselves with all floral everything. And, while sunflowers and daisies are g...

Iran and Israel and US

Paula Gordon | Posted 06.02.2015 | Politics
Paula Gordon

The interventionist 19th century British Prime Minister Lord Palmerston famously said that "Nations have no permanent friends or allies, they only have permanent interests."

What's Next for Jon Stewart?

Ben Hellwarth | Posted 04.25.2015 | Media
Ben Hellwarth

I have a feeling that Jon Stewart, with his ersatz Ph.D. from Comedy Central (and no student debt), might like to get on the field of real news and journalism, at least the televised kind, and do something to solve those problems, both the country's and the conflictinator's.


Francis Levy | Posted 01.24.2015 | Arts
Francis Levy

As a director Jon Stewart's persona is a far cry from that of the television host. Instead of treating Bahari's story as a comic strip or subject of satire (in the way Argo partially did in its tale of a notorious escape from Iran), Stewart tackles his subject with deadly seriousness.

'Rosewater': A Film Review

Peter Clothier | Posted 01.23.2015 | Entertainment
Peter Clothier

I'm sorry, Jon Stewart. I'm really sorry because I love your Daily Show. I love that your satire holds the feet of politicians to the fire. But your film... well, someone needs to say this: it's not what it's cracked up to be.

It Doesn't Get Any Sweeter Than Stephen Colbert Interviewing Jon Stewart

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.22.2014 | Comedy

On his umpteenth stop of his press tour for "Rosewater," Jon Stewart, the person, sat down with Stephen Colbert, the character, for an endearing meeti...

Popcorn Preview: Rosewater

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.17.2015 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Rosewater (2014) Cast includes: Gael García Bernal (The Motorcycle Diaries), Kim Bodnia (In China They Eat Dogs), Claire Foy (Season of the Witch), S...

Mexico's Biggest Movie Star Asks For Help: "We Cannot Keep on Going Like This"

Vanessa Erazo | Posted 01.16.2015 | Entertainment
Vanessa Erazo

For the past two weeks, Gael García Bernal has been making the rounds on TV -- late night shows, morning shows, news programs, and even fake news programs -- to promote his newest film, the Jon Stewart-directed drama Rosewater.

Gael García Bernal Says Mexico Needs The World's Help To 'Stop This Massacre'

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.17.2014 | Latino Voices

Gael García Bernal has joined the chorus of voices speaking out against the Mexican government’s handling of the disappearance and suspected killin...

Movie Review: Rosewater -- Well-meaning

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

On a regular basis, I see many worse movies out there than Rosewater, Stewart's sometimes affecting, sometimes overly earnest film about an Iranian journalist thrown into solitary confinement by a regime that thinks he's a spy.

INTERVIEW: Jon Stewart & Maziar Bahari on Rosewater

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.13.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

For fifteen years, Jon Stewart has been "America's Most Trusted Newsman" as host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show, even as he'd be the first to tell you he's not an actual newsman.

Paige Lavender

Jon Stewart Explains His Unique Brand Of Activism | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

Jon Stewart, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" and the writer and director of the new film "Rosewater," said he has a unique brand of activism...

Paige Lavender

Jon Stewart Reveals The One Thing He'll Never Do | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics

Jon Stewart, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" and writer/director of the new film "Rosewater," can assure you there's one thing he'll never d...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Interstellar and Big Hero 6 + Jon Stewart on Rosewater

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

We share our takes on the new Michael Keaton starrer Birdman, and then dive deep into Christopher Nolan's epic new film, Interstellar, starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, and discuss why it may be a 2014 favorite for both of them.

Lauren Duca

The Most Absurd Thing About Torture Is That It's A 'Job' | Lauren Duca | Posted 11.17.2014 | Entertainment

"He has to satisfy his boss. He has a time sheet. Torture is a job like any other job." After hosting "The Daily Show" for decade and a half, dire...

Why Jon Stewart Cast A Mexican Actor To Play An Iranian In 'Rosewater'

The Huffington Post | Ana Maria Benedetti | Posted 11.11.2014 | Latino Voices

Jon Stewart stopped by HuffPost Live on Tuesday to talk about his directorial debut, "Rosewater," and his choice to cast a Mexican star as the film's ...

Jon Stewart Eviscerates Self, Changes The Way You Think About Stewart

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.11.2014 | Comedy

Before you write a snarky comment about the headline on this post, here's some backstory: Jon Stewart wrote it himself. The man behind "The Daily S...

WATCH LIVE: Jon Stewart Talks Politics And 'Rosewater' On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Jon Stewart sits down with HuffPost Live president Roy Sekoff to discuss writing and directing his first feature film, "Rosewater." He'll also talk ab...

Gael García Bernal Separates From Wife After 5 Years Of Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.03.2014 | Divorce

"Y Tu Mamá También" star Gael García Bernal is reportedly separating from his wife after nearly five years of marriage. Bernal's mother confirme...

'Rosewater': Jon Stewart as Auteur

Corinna Clendenen | Posted 11.03.2014 | Entertainment
Corinna Clendenen

Who would ever guess that talking with Stewart and his merry band of pranksters was so dangerous? But following an interview with The Daily Show's Jason Jones, Newsweek correspondent Maziar Bahari paid the price.

Jon Stewart Unveils 'Rosewater' Clips Featuring Jason Jones

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.29.2014 | Comedy

The trailer for Jon Stewart's highly anticipated directorial debut, "Rosewater," arrived on Thursday, and "The Daily Show" host marked the occasion by...

Watch The First Trailer For Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.28.2014 | Entertainment

On the heels of the first poster for Jon Stewart's "Rosewater," which HuffPost Entertainment debuted earlier on Thursday, comes the film's first trail...

Here's The First Poster For Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.28.2014 | Entertainment

Jon Stewart's directorial debut, "Rosewater," is set to have a pretty big few weeks. The film premieres at the Telluride Film Festival this weekend be...

The One Product That Will Calm Your Skin... And Your Bladder

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 12.04.2013 | Style

Over at HuffPost Style, we're big fans of rosewater -- between its calming, anti-inflammatory properties and moisturizing capabilities, there doesn't ...