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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 

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Former Daily Show host and correspondent John Oliver brings his persona to this weekly news satire program.
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John Oliver ...  Self - Host / ... 190 episodes, 2014-2020
David Kaye ...  Voice Over / ... 121 episodes, 2014-2020
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With his insightful wit and fearless candor, comedian John Oliver, formerly of the The Daily Show (1996), reviews the crazy current affairs happening in America and around the world. In doing so, he provides a wry perspective that punctures pomposity and cuts through all pretensions with comically outrageous audacity. In doing so, he can get to the heart of the matter of the world's most serious and absurd problems with plenty of laughs along the way. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Just like the nightly news. Only weeklier. See more »

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Comedy | News | Talk-Show

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014) won the 2018 Emmy Award in the Outstanding Variety Talk Series category. See more »

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John Oliver - Host: The point is.
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Alternate Versions

It is illegal in Great Britain to use video footage of Parliament for comedic purposes. Initially when episodes featuring such footage aired there the screen cut to black without explanation. For later episodes producers would substitute bizarre footage including for example comedian Gilbert Gottfried reading three-star Yelp reviews for restaurants in Boise, Idaho. See more »


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18 June 2020 | by juliaroqsSee all my reviews

John Oliver is absolutely hilarious. Every time I watch an episode I always find my self laughing. Recommend for you to watch!


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27 April 2014 (USA) See more »

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