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Real Time with Bill Maher is HBO's late night news commentary show featuring weekly analysis and comedy from political commentator Bill Maher. Ever controversial the comedian has finally found a home where he can speak his mind without fear of retribution - HBO. Real Time is filmed in front of a live studio audience in LA. The show takes periodic breaks but airs on Friday nights throughout the year. Check our schedule page for Real Time with Bill Maher's next air date. While controversial HBO has long stood by Mr. Maher. And it doesn't look like he's going off the air any time soon!

Bill Maher Slated For REAL TIME Specials for the GOP/Dem Conventions

Bill Maher Slated For REAL TIME Specials for the GOP/Dem Conventions

We are all quite familiar that Bill Maher likes to rant on his political bent. He has done so now into his fourteenth season of REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER. He ups the ante this year, but not with a traditional stand-up routine, as he has done on occasion. This year he is creating special shows timed with both the Republican and Democratic conventions. Oh, Boy!  Essentially, he will be reporting live for the East Coast after each night of the televised conventions being held in Cleveland, Ohio and Philadelphia Pennsylvania, respectively. What follows is the detailed Press Release regarding the...

Senator Sanders to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher

Senator Sanders to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher

The Bernie revolution is in full swing this political season and fans of Bill Maher’s show have known him for much longer than most of his current supporters do. He’s been on the show 11 times and very few people could have guessed how close he’d be to the White House in 2016. So when Exstreamist.com noticed that he’d be appearing on Bill Maher’s show on May 27th, we knew it would be a reunion worth watching. We wanted to be sure, because Real Time often changes guests at the last minute (especially when they’re this BIG!) so we asked the Real Time team, who confirmed it for us: @HBOWatch That's the...

Real Time with Bill Maher Returns This Week with Al Gore, John Krasinski

Real Time with Bill Maher Returns This Week with Al Gore, John Krasinski

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER kicks off its 35-show 14th season FRIDAY, JAN. 15 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at 11:00 p.m., exclusively on HBO.Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists, and interviews with guests. Former Vice President Al Gore is the top-of-show interview guest. Actor John Krasinski is the mid-show interview guest. The roundtable guests are political activist Ralph Reed, political analyst Nicolle Wallace and academic Cornel West. Bill comes back to us at just the right moment. Of course the show...

Quentin Tarantino to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher Panel

Quentin Tarantino to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher Panel

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER continues its 13th season FRIDAY, NOV. 6 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at 11:00 p.m., exclusively on HBO. Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists, and interviews with guests. Broadcaster Keith Olbermann is the top-of-show interview guest. Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino is the mid-show interview guest. The roundtable guests are journalist David Frum, reporter Jillian Melchior and former NY Rep. Anthony Weiner. This is a stacked guest list! Quentin Tarantino famously does not do many...

Bernie Sanders to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher this Week

Bernie Sanders to Appear on Real Time with Bill Maher this Week

This news may break Reddit. Senator Bernie Sanders will appear with Bill Maher on HBO’s air this Friday. Maher is known for his liberal views but has yet to endorse a candidate for the democratic nomination officially. Previously, Bill gave one million dollars to the Obama campaign.  Sanders has been on the show before. Here’s a clip if you missed that interview and just can’t wait. Here’s the rundown for Friday night’s program: REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER continues its 13th season FRIDAY, OCT. 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at 11:00 p.m., exclusively on HBO. Allowing Maher to...

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER Gets a 14th and 15th Season

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER Gets a 14th and 15th Season

It seems that Bill Maher isn’t going anywhere soon. The show just launched its thirteenth season on FRIDAY, JANUARY 09 at 10:00pm and now we know he will surge on with “New Rules” for two more seasons. Here straight from an HBO Press Release are the particulars: HBO has renewed REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER for a 14th and 15th season of 35 editions each, scheduled for 2016 and 2017, it was announced by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO programming. He stated –  “HBO has provided Bill Maher with an uncensored forum since the late ‘80s. This extension of our successful partnership guarantees that Bill will continue to offer his...

Bill Maher Returns for 12th Season with 2-Hour Live Special on 09.12

Bill Maher Returns for 12th Season with 2-Hour Live Special on 09.12

Update:  Get Ready for A Double Dose of Bill Maher on 09.12! It is a big Friday night coming up for Bill Maher on September 12th.  It all starts with another edition of his long-running show REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER and then his tenth Comedy Special. We bump up this posting as a reminder and add the video that is in heavy rotation promoting the LIVE evening of Maher wit.     REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER returns from hiatus and resumes its 12th season with a live edition, presented from Sidney Harman Hall in Washington, D.C. at a special time, on FRIDAY, SEPT. 12 (9:00-10:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT).  In this week’s...

Neil deGrasse Tysion Joins Bill Maher (Again)

Neil deGrasse Tysion Joins Bill Maher (Again)

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER continues its 12th season FRIDAY, JULY 25 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at 11:00 p.m., exclusively on HBO. Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists, and interviews with guests. Economist Richard D. Wolff is the top-of-show interview guest. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is the mid-show interview guest. The roundtable guests are political consultant Hogan Gidley, journalist Amy Goodman and author Matt Kibbe. Neil was on the show not too long ago and as always the man kept the...

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