Jon Stewart will return to stand-up comedy in a special for HBO, the pay-cable network announced Wednesday. It will mark the former “Daily Show” host’s first such special in more than 20 years. The date and location are still to be determined.

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HBO also announced that Stewart, 54, will host the latest “Night of Too Many Stars” all-star benefit for NEXT for AUTISM, to be presented live from The Theater at Madison Square Garden Nov. 18. The special will feature stand-up performances, sketches and short films.

Stewart’s last stand-up special, “Jon Stewart: Unleavened,” aired on HBO in 1996.