Bill Maher Celebrity Watchlist

Boasting an acute wit, a mane of gray hair and an incredulous smirk that punctuates his political punch lines, Maher has made a career out of ridiculing those in power. He spent the late 1970s and early 1980s honing his comedic skills on the stand-up circu… (more)

Birth Name: William Maher Jr.

Birth Place: New York, NY

Birthday: January 20, 1956, Capricorn

Profession: Talk-show host, Comedian, Author

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VIDEO: Ben Affleck Blasts Bill Maher for "Gross, Racist" Views in Islam Debate

Things got a little tense on Friday's episode of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, with Ben Affleck calling Bill Maher and Sam Harris' characterizations of Islam "gross" and "racist." The discussion started when… Read more

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Celebrity Deathmatch: Conan O'Brien Vs. Bill Maher
03:57 — Which late night host will get the last laugh?
Bill Maher Likes Bernie Sanders
03:01 — Bill explains why he's for Bernie Sanders and says why he thinks Ted Cruz is the worst of all the Republican candidates.

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Fri Feb 12 4:25am
ViceBoko Haram and Unnatural Selection(Season 4, Episode 1) HBO

Season 4 begins with a report from Nigeria on the government's fight against the terrorist group Boko Haram. Also: a look at CRISPR, a DNA-editing tool, and how it is being studied in the U.S., Brazil, Scotland and China.

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Fri Feb 12 7:10pm
Vice Special Report: Fighting ISIS HBO

Ben Anderson reports on the battle against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, and meets captured ISIS fighters in Kurdistan. Also included: remarks by former ambassador Ryan Crocker; Middle East expert Ali Khedery; and Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev.

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Fri Feb 12 10:00pm
Real Time With Bill MaherNew(Season 14, Episode 5) HBO

Journalist Richard Engel and comedian Margaret Cho are the interview guests. The panelists are journalist Joshua Green, political analyst Ana Navarro and rapper Killer Mike.

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Blurred Lines: Alan Thicke's Unusually Thicke Is Not Your Average Reality Show

Robin Thicke might hate these blurred lines, but his father sure doesn't. (Not like that!) Alan Thi…

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Alan Thicke to Star in TVGN Reality Show Unusually Thicke

Alan Thicke, best known for playing Growing Pains patriarch Jason Seaver, will star in a TVGN realit…

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HBO Renews Real Time with Bill Maher for 13th Season

HBO has renewed Real Time with Bill Maher for a 13th season, the pay cable network announced Wednesd…

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TV Guide Magazine's 60 Greatest Talk Show Moments

They yap, they yammer, they sometimes even yell, but where would we be without our trusty talk-show…

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Donald Trump Threatens Yet Another Lawsuit

Donald Trump's at it again! Two weeks after threatening to sue Bill Maher, Trump has now set his sig…

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Donald Trump Threatens to Sue Bill Maher

Donald Trump said Monday that he plans to sue Bill Maher to the tune of $5 million for a joke the co…


  • Birth Name: William Maher Jr.
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Birthday: January 20, 1956, Capricorn
  • Profession: Talk-show host, Comedian, Author

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