Samantha Bee and Jason Jones, the political commentators and comedians who both formerly starred on The Daily Show, are a couple off-screen.
“It feels like a continuation — an intensification, sure — but a continuation of a relationship that has long existed,” said Bee, adding that juggling two shows and three kids (Piper, 11; Fletcher, 8; and Ripley, 6) forces them to focus on what matters. “I think we’re doing okay with it,” she said. “We don’t have a social life. We’re basically in bed at 9:30. Head down, eyes forward.”
Here, they recount the moment they fell in love (on a camping trip that took an unexpected turn) and sound off on personal quirks.