Real Time with Bill Maher


Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.
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TOP-OF-SHOW: Bari Weiss
MID-SHOW INTERVIEW: Barbra Streisand<..


Bill's interview guest is Omarosa Manigault-Newman. She's the former..


Bill's interview guests are presidential historian Doris Kearns Good..


Bill's interview guests are Republican strategist, former Breitbart ..


Bill's interview guests are the Academy Award filmmaker and activist..


Bill's interview guests include the former US Senator, Democratic Pr..


The Interview: Jack Bryan.
The Panel: David Axelrod, Rep. Cha..


The Interview: John Brennan.
The Panel: David Corn, Saru Jaya..


The Interview: Malcolm Nance.
The Panel: Steve Schmidt, Krist..


Join Bill for his season finale with his roundtable panel that inclu..


Bill's interview guests - Colion Noir is a pro-guns advocate and aut..


Bill's interview guests are Washington Post columnist George Will an..


Bill's interview guests include: Michael Eric Dyson is the Georgetow..


Bill's interview guests include Vermont's U.S. Senator and former Pr..


Bill's interview guests are former FBI agent Clint Watts. He's the a..


Bill's roundtable guests are Duncan Hunter. He's the Republican Cong..


Bill's interview guests are General Michael Hayden, the former CIA a..


Bill's interview guests: Ronan Farrow is the investigative reporter ..


Bill's interview guests are high profile attorney Michael Avenatti a..


Eliot Spitzer, Louie Anderson, TBD


The Interview: Rep. Beto O'Rourke.
The Panel: Pete Dominick,..


The Interview: Anna Deavere Smith.
The Panel: Fran Lebowitz a..


The Interview: Donna Brazile.

The Panel: Chris Matthe..


The Interview: Jack Jacobs.

The Panel:Rob Reiner, Chr..


The Interview: Woody Harrelson.

The Panel: David Fren..


The Interview: Janice Min.

The Panel: James Carville ..


The Interview: Billy Crystal.

The Panel: Fmr. Rep Har..


Bill's interview guest is that man that wears the red sweaters, Ken ..


Bill's interview guest is the Rev. Jesse Jackson. Bill's roundtable..


Bill's roundtable panel includes the Democratic U.S. senator from Mi..


Bill's interview guest is English ethologist, evolutionary biologist..


Bill's interview guest is former Vice President Al Gore. The Oscar®..


Bill's interview guest is writer Dan Savage. Dan is the writer of th..


Bill's interview guest is Maajid Nawaz. He is the founder of the wor..


Bill's interview guest is Alex Marlow, who was the first employee of..


Bill's interview guest is the Democratic United States Senator from ..


Bill's interview guest is the Republican United States Senator from ..


Bill's interview guest is former special assistant to President Dona..


Bill's interview guest is the Democratic U.S. Representative for Cal..


Bill's interview guest is Ohio's Republican Governor and former Pres..


Bill's interview guest is Democratic Senator from Massachusetts, Eli..


Bill's interview guests are: former Presidential Candidate and CIA O..


Bill's interview guests are: Republican Political Consultant and Tru..

S15E9 - Matt SchlappTimot..

Bill's interview guests are: Matt Schlapp, chairman of the American ..

S15E8 - Sheldon Whitehous..

Bill's roundtable guests include: Democratic US Senator from Rhode I..

S15E7 - Rosa Brooks; Jeff..

Bill's interview guests are: Environmentalist and founder of

S15E6 - Darrell Issa; Ang..

Bill's interview guests are: Maine's US Senator Angus King and actor..

S15E5 - Milo Yiannopoulos..

Bill's interview guests are Milo Yiannopoulos, senior editor of Brei..


Bill's interview guests are Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken ..

S15E2 - Richard Haass; Ev..

Richard Haass, president of the Council of Foreign Relations and Joh..

E411 - January 202017

Guests: Jane Fonda; Heather Mcghee, Jon Meacham And Thomas Perez; Ke..

E410 - November 112016

Eric Holder; David Axelrod, Ana Marie Cox And Thomas Friedman; Trae ..


President Barack Obama is Bill's interview guest. This week's paneli..


The Interview: Van Jones.

The Panel: Rick Lazio, Mich..


The Interview: Ann Coulter.

The Panel: Bob Kerrey, Re..


Bill's guests include Senator Al Franken, James Carville, Johann Har..


Bill's guests include Sean Penn, Angela Rye, Steve Moore, Peter Hamb..


Bill's guests include Maureen Dowd, Lanhee Chen, Neera Tanden, Max B..


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Senator Bernie Sanders and former congressman Barney Frank are the i..

S14E28 - Convention Edit..

Quick takes on the Democratic National Convention.

S14E27 - Convention Edit..

Quick takes on the Democratic National Convention.


Bill's interview guests are Trump advisor Lt. General Michael T Flyn..


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Quick takes on the Republican National Convention.


The Interview: Frank Luntz.
The Panel: Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D)..


Bill and his roundtable guests - Xiuhtezcatl Tonatiuh, Betsy Woodruf..


Bill's guest tonight include "Meet the Patels" writer/director Ravi ..


Bill's guests include "Art of Tough" author Senator Barbara Boxer (D..


Hayden Planetarium director Neil Degrasse Tyson, "Double Cup Love" a..

S14E17 - May 272016

Democratic President Nominee Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT),

S14E16 - May 132016

Bill's guests tonight include "Where to Invade Next" director Michae..

S14E15 - May 62016

Bill's guests tonight include Oscar-nominated actor Bryan Cranston, ..

S14E14 - April 292016

Bill's guests tonight include director Rob Reiner, New York Times na..

S14E13 - April 222016

Bill's guests include "Silicon Valley" star Thomas Middleditch, "60 ..

S14E12 - April 152016

Bill's guests include Oscar winner & "Meddler" star Susan Sarandon, ..

S14E11 - April 82016

Bill's guests include Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, author Max Brook..

S14E10 - March 252016

Bill's guests include "United" author Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), Ex..

S14E9 - March 182016

Bill's guests include Grammy award-winning musician Esperanza Spaldi..

S14E8 - Monica MehtaBill ..

Monica Mehta, Bill Kristol, Jane Mayer, Sam Stein


Journalist Richard Engel and comedian Margaret Cho are the interview..


Bill's guests include "Where to Invade Next" producer/director Micha..


Bill's guests include Ex-Rep. Trey Radel (R-FL), syndicated radio ho..

S14E4 - Overtime

Bill and his roundtable guests - Rep. Alan Grayson, Liz Mair, Jon Me..


Bill's guests include "No One Ever Tells You" singer Seth Macfarlane..


Bill's guests include "No One Ever Tells You" singer Seth Macfarlane..


Bill's guests include former Vice President Al Gore, "Where to Invad..


Asra Nomani, Dylan Ratigan, Jay Leno, Michael Steele and Paul Reiser


GOP Presidential candidate & Ex-Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), Repres..

S13E23 -2015.08.14

Anti-death penalty activist Sister Helen Prejean and rapper Talib Kw..


Climate scientist Michael E. Mann and social critic Caitlin Flanagan..

E21 - 2015.06.26

Political strategist Kristen Soltis Anderson; journalist Mary Kathar..

E19 - 2015.06.12

Intelligence analyst Philip Mudd; comic Lewis Black; political scien..

E18 - 2015.06.05

Bill’s special guests are Ian Bremmer, Lewis Black, Nina Turner, P..

E17 - 2015.05.15

Advocate Heather McGhee; political scientist Charles Murray; filmmak..

E16 - 2015.05.08

Bill’s special guests are Alex Wagner, Billy Crystal, Erin Brockov..

E15 (May 12105)

Economist Joseph Stiglitz; human rights activist Garry Kasparov; com..

E14 - 2015.04.24

Journalist Christopher Caldwell; author Ana Marie Cox; political con..

E12 - 015.04.17

Bill’s special guests are Clay Aiken, Jon Meacham, Judith Miller, ..

E12 - 2015.04.10

Bill’s special guests are Christina Bellantoni, Dave Barry, Elizab..

E11 - 2015.03.27

Bill’s special guests are Barney Frank, Jay Famiglietti, Mike Huck..


Activists Annie Clark and Andrea Pino are interviewed at the start o..


Author Lawrence Wright and screenwriter John Ridley are the intervie..


Singer Aloe Blacc and author Fran Lebowitz are the interview guests...


Singer Aloe Blacc and author Fran Lebowitz are the interview guests...

E6 - 2015.02.13 –

Filmmaker Robert Kenner and actor David Duchovny are the interview g..

E5 - 2015 02 06

Journalist Amy Holmes; journalist John McCormack; author Marianne Wi..

E4 - 2015.01.30

Bill’s special guests tonight are Joaquin Castro, Katty Kay, Laura..

E1 - 2015.01.23

Bill’s special guests tonight are Bill Burr, Bret Stephens, Howard..

E1 - 2015.01.16

Bill’s special guests tonight include Atul Gawande, Josh Gad, Wes ..

E1 - – Carly FiorinaJay..

Political commentator Paul Begala; former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly ..

Bill Maher: Live from D.C.

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Author Chrystia Freeland; journalist Chris Matthews; journalist Rola..


Political commentator Margaret Hoover; author Andrew Sullivan; journ..

E34 - 2014.11.07

Actors Kal Penn and Eva Longoria are the interview guests. The panel..

E31 - 2014.10.31

Actors Kal Penn and Eva Longoria are the interview guests. The panel..


Cornel West, Mary Matalin, John Avlon

E30 - 2014.10.17

Kirsten Gillibrand, Barbara Lee, David Miliband, David Frum

E30 - Sen. Kirsten Gillib..

Kirsten Gillibrand, Barbara Lee, David Miliband, David Frum

E28 - 2014.10.03

Bill’s special guests tonight include Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Ben A..

E27 - 2014.09.26 Bill’s..

The Interview:
Naomi Klein is the author of This Changes Ever..

E27 - 2014.09.19

Bill’s special guests tonight include Retired 4-Star General Colin..


Bill’s special guests tonight include Jerry Seinfeld, Nancy Pelosi..


Neil deGrasse Tyson, Amy Goodman, Matt Kibbe, Hogan Gidley


Climatologist Jason Box; author Sandra Tsing Loh; Rep. Donna F. Edwa..


Microbiologist Martin Blaser and author Max Brooks are the interview..


Journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates; musician Mike Shinoda; journalist Glenn..


Bill’s special guests tonight include Anthony Weiner, Jim Geraghty..


Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas; comic Sarah Silverman; journalist Da..


Political scientist Ian Bremmer; political strategist Kellyanne Conw..

E13 - 2014 04 25

Environmentalist Tom Steyer; actress Annabelle Gurwitch; political a..


Russian activists Masha Alekhina and Nadya Tolokonnikova, and journa..


Author Christopher Leonard; actor Bruce Dern; economist Austan Gools..


Aired: February 21, 2014

Rachel Maddow, Steve Coogan, Ja..

S12E5 - 2014.02.14

Bill Nye; Eric Klinenberg, Jeremy Scahill and Andrew Sullivan; Mayim..

S12E4 - 2014.02.07

Charlie Crist; Tom Colicchio, S.E. Cupp and Alicia Menendez; P.J. O..


Screenwriter John Ridley is an interview guest. Panelists: MSNBC's R..

E2 -2014.01.24

Activist Erin Brockovich and musician Willie Nelson are the intervie..

S11E35 - November 222013

Interviewee: Dan Savage (Savage Love columnist)
Panelists: Pa..

S11E34 - November 152013

Interviewee: Radley Balko (Warrior Cop author)
Panelists: Ezr..

S11E31 - October 252013

Interviewee: Maajid Nawaz (ex Islamic radical)
Panelists: Rev..

S11E28 - September 272013

Interviewee: Tim Robbins (founding Artistic Director of The Actors' ..

S11E27 - September 202013

Interviewee: Billy Crystal
Panelists: Chris Hayes (host of MS..

S11E26 - September 132013

Interviewee: Dr. Edwin Lyman (UCS senior scientist)

S11E25 - August 22013

Interviewee: Larry Miller (actor and comedian)
Panelists: Bar..

S11E24 - July 262013

Interviewee: Sarah Slamen (Texas activist);
Panelists: Reza A..

S11E23 - July 192013

Interviewee: John Hargrove (ex Seaworld trainer)
Panelists: C..

S11E22 - July 122013

Interviewee: Bobby Ghosh (Time International editor)

S11E20 - June 212013

Interviewee: Haifaa al-Mansour (first female Saudi filmmaker)

S11E19 - June 142013

Interviewee: Patrick Kennedy (Ex U.S. Rep. D-RI)
Panelists: N..

S11E18 - June 72013

Interviewee: George Packer (author of The Unwinding: An Inner Histor..

S11E16 - May 172013

Interviewee: Richard Haass (author of Foreign Policy Begins at Home)..

S11E15 - May 102013

Interviewee: Mark Bittman (NYT Food & Opinion journalist)

S11E12 - April 192013

Interviewee: Brian Levin (director of Center for Study of Hate & Ext..

S11E11 - April 122013

Interviewee: Peter Byck (Arizona State professor)
Panelists: ..

S11E9 - March 222013

Interviewee: Austan Goolsbee (economist)
Panelists: John Feeh..

S11E8 - March 152013

Interviewee: Michelle Rhee (education reformer)
Panelists: Ja..

S11E7 - March 82013

Interviewee: Charlies LeDuff (journalist)
Panelists: Avik Roy..

S11E5 - February 152013

Interviewee: Robert Zimmerman (brother of George Zimmerman)

S11E4 - February 82013

Interviewee: Julian Assange (Wikileaks founder)
Panelists: La..

S11E3 - February 12013

Interviewee: Alex Gibney (Mea Maxima Culpa director)

S11E2 - January 252013

Interviewee: Nancy Pelosi (House Minority Leader D-CA)

S11E1 - January 182013

Interviewee: Bob Kerrey (ex Governor & Senator D-NE)

S9E35 - November 112011

Guests: Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), MSNBC host Chris Matthews, Rep. Ke..

S9E34 - November 042011

Guests: Delaware Atty. Gen. Beau Biden, former N.Y. gov. David Pater..

S9E33 - October 282011

Guests: Tax reform lobbyist Grover Norquist, journalist Michelle Gol..

S9E32 - October 212011

Guests: EPA Chief Lisa Jackson, novelist Touré, columnist Thomas Fr..

S9E31 - October 142011

Guests: Pastor and Romney critic Dr Robert Jeffress, Magician Penn J..

S9E30 - October 072011

Guests: Labor leader Richard Trumka, humorist P.J. O'Rourke, author ..

S9E29 - September 302011

Guests: Reporter Dana Priest, environmental advocate Van Jones, form..

S9E28 - September 232011

Guests: Journalist Ron Suskind, musician and activist Tom Morello, c..

S9E27 - September 162011

Guests: Host of Current TV’s “Countdown with Keith Olbermann” ..

S9E26 - August 052011

Guests: Ex-Obama economy adviser Christina Romer, Astrophysicist Nei..

S9E25 - July 292011

Guests: Financial-fraud investigator Harry Markopolos, former New Yo..

S9E24 - July 222011

Guests: John Fetterman, DNC Vice-Chair Donna Brazile, edi..

S9E23 - July 152011

Guests: Sex columnist Dan Savage, Global Editor-at-Large of Reuters ..

S9E22 - July 082011

Guests: Executive Director of Drug Policy Alliance Ethan Nadelmann, ..

S9E21 - June 242011

Guests: Chief Foreign Correspondent for NBC News Richard Engel, colu..

S9E20 - June 172011

Guests: Ray Kurzweil, columnist Ross Douthat, Public Notice executiv..

S9E19 - June 102011

Guests: Former Congresswoman Jane Harman (D-CA), comedienne Janeane ..

S9E18 - June 032011

Guests: U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donova..

S9E17 - May 202011

Guests: Actor Zach Galifianakis, MSNBC host Dylan Ratigan, journalis..

S9E16 - May 132011

Guests: Counter-terrorism expert Richard A. Clarke, author Andrew Ro..

S9E15 - May 062011

Guests: Journalist Peter Bergen, author Michael Eric Dyson, investig..

S9E14 - April 292011

Guests: Governor Deval Patrick (D-MA), journalist Laura Flanders, bl..

S9E13 - April 152011

Guests: Theoretical Physicist Michio Kaku, MSNBC Ed Show host Ed Sch..

S9E12 - April 082011

Guests: Pilot Chesley Sullenberger, CNN host Eliot Spitzer, BBC anch..

S9E11 - April 012011

Guests: Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Special Olympics chairman Tim..

S9E10 - March 25,2011

Guests: Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill, Actress Ellen Page,..

S9E9 - March 182011

Guests: Actor Richard Belzer, Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, colum..

S9E8 - March 112011

Guests: Rep. Keith Maurice Ellison (D-MN), director Bill T. Jones, D..

S9E7 - March 042011

Guests: Novelist T. Coraghessan Boyle, feminist icon Gloria Steinem,..

S9E6 - February 182011

Guests: PBS host Tavis Smiley, director Kevin Smith, journalist John..

S9E5 - February 112011

Guests: Syndicated columnist Arianna Huffington, philosopher Cornel ..

S9E4 - February 042011

Guests: Journalist Mona Eltahawy, director Charles H. Ferguson, cons..

S9E3 - January 282011

Guests: Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele, NRO host Will Cain, form..

S9E2 - January 212011

Guests: Journalist Michael Hastings, politician/businessman David St..

S9E1 - January 142011

Guests: Assistant to the President Elizabeth Warren, actor Martin Sh..