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Bill Maher Says It Will Be a “Very Different America” With Roe v. Wade Overturned

Bill Maher took time during the latest episode of HBO’s Real Time to address the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Maher was the only late night host to tape an episode after Friday’s announcement that the court had voted 6-3 to overturn the 1973 case that legalized abortion nationwide. He also referenced […]

Bill Maher Remembers Gilbert Gottfried: “He Was the King of Too Soon”

Bill Maher is remembering the late Gilbert Gottfried. While visiting Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday, Maher and the late night host reflected on Gottfried, who died on Tuesday at the age of 67 from recurrent ventricular tachycardia due to type II myotonic dystrophy. Maher noted that Gottfried was expected to appear in his New Year’s […]

Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez Join Virtual Fundraiser Venture Into Cures Lineup

EB Research Partnership is finalizing boldfaced name participants for its second annual Venture Into Cures virtual fundraiser. Scheduled for Nov. 18 and hosted by Tom Holland, the event raises money while shining a spotlight on individuals and families that are dealing with epidermolysis bullosa. Commonly called EB, it’s a rare genetic disorder (with no treatment […]

Bill Maher Praises Norm Macdonald for Keeping Cancer Battle Private

Bill Maher commended Norm Macdonald for keeping his battle with cancer private, with the news only revealed after the comic-actor died. The Real Time host made his comments Wednesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, where he said he was a fan of Macdonald and his comedy style. “A guy who was never afraid to be too […]

Bill Maher Questions Why the “Most Likable” Matt Damon Is “Flailing Around in Cancel Culture Quicksand”

Bill Maher came to the defense of Matt Damon during his “New Rules” segment of Real Time With Bill Maher on Friday. “Someone has to tell me, why is this guy always in the dog house with the online hall monitors of righteousness?” said Maher at the top of the segment. “It is a phenomenon […]

Quentin Tarantino Considered Rebooting ‘Reservoir Dogs’ as His Swan Song

It may be jaw-dropping for some of his fans to hear, but Quentin Tarantino says for a while he considered rebooting one of his own films as his final work of art in Hollywood. While a guest Friday on Real Time with Bill Maher, the Oscar-winning writer-director said he still planned on sticking to his […]

Bill Maher Says Vaccine “Probably” Helped in ‘Real Time’ Return After COVID-19 Diagnosis

Bill Maher made his return to HBO’s Real Time on Friday night after missing two weeks of shows when he tested positive for COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated against the disease. Taking the stage, the host thanked those who wished him well while admitting, “I can’t oblige you — I never was sick. I felt […]

‘Real Time With Bill Maher’ Taping Scrapped After Host Tests Positive for COVID

HBO has canceled the taping of Friday’s Real Time With Bill Maher after the host tested positive for COVID-19. Maher tested positive during weekly checks of the show’s staff. Per HBO, the host is fully vaccinated, is not showing any symptoms and “feels fine.” “Real Time production has taken every precaution following COVID CDC guidelines,” […]

Kellyanne Conway Defends Trump Legacy on ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’: “You Can’t Deny That Many People Are Better Off”

Appearing as a guest on the late-night show Friday, the former senior counsel shared her view of Trump's time in office, while Maher referenced the fact that many people have died during his administration.

Oliver Stone Shares Frustration of Financing Films Early in His Career, Calls Trump a “Sad Figure”

Following the release of his memoir Chasing the Light, Oliver Stone appeared virtually on Real Time With Bill Maher on Friday to discuss his career in the film industry.

Bill Maher Questions Naming of Coronavirus: “Why Should China Get a Pass?”

In a new episode of HBO's 'Real Time With Bill Maher' on Friday, the late-night host explored the history of diseases being named after countries in which they originated.

MGM Resorts Entertainers Raise $11 Million for Furloughed Staffers

MGM Resorts' emergency relief fund for struggling workers has swelled to $11 million after donations from Jay Leno, David Copperfield and Bill Maher.