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HBO Reveals First Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Promo — Watch and Weigh In

Last Week with John Oliver

Tired of getting relevant, up-to-the-minute news as it breaks? Don’t worry, John Oliver has no intentions of giving it to you. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

John Oliver Leaving Daily Show to Host 'Topical Weekly Comedy Series' at HBO


John Oliver is greener pastures-bound.

The actor-comedian is leaving his longtime perch at The Daily Show to headline a  topical weekly comedy series at HBO, to launch in 2014. The program — which will air on Sunday nights — will take …READ MORE

Exclusive: The Simpsons Targets Daily Show's John Oliver to Play 'Wilkes John Booth'

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There isn’t a Ford’s Theatre in Springfield, is there?

The Daily Show‘s John Oliverstill riding a wave of acclaim from his summer stint subbing for Jon Stewart, has recorded a role for The Simpsons …READ MORE

Community Brings Back The Daily Show's John Oliver for Multi-Episode Arc

Community Season 5 Cast John Oliver

Crank up Mystikal’s “Danger,” Greendale: John Oliver is once more in the house.

The Daily Show funnyman will reprise his role of Prof. Ian Duncan on the upcoming season of NBC’s Community. READ MORE

The Daily Show With John Oliver: The 5 Best Bits

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John Oliver, we salute you.

It must’ve been daunting, filling in as the host of The Daily Show while Jon Stewart took the summer off to direct a movie. After all, Stewart is a huge reason for his show’s success: He’s the Walter Cronkite of fake news, a wry reason to flip to Comedy Central at 11/10c four nights a week. Would his faithful audience accept …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEOS

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The Daily Show Host John Oliver

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart John Oliver has secured a start date.

Comedy Central announced Wednesday that the late-night series’ fan-fave correspondent will begin his eight-week stint as guest host on …READ MORE

Jon Stewart Plans Summer Hiatus From The Daily Show, John Oliver to Host 8 Weeks of New Shows

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Jon Stewart is planning a break from the Daily grind.

The Daily Show With John Stewart host will turn the faux anchor’s desk over to correspondent John Oliver this summer in order to direct his first feature film …READ MORE