Real Time with Bill Maher
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Real Time with Bill Maher
First Aired: February 21st, 2003
Status: Continuing
Air Time: Friday, 10:00 PM
Network: HBO
Summary: Each week Bill Maher surrounds himself with a panel of guests which include politicians, actors, comedians, musicians and the like to discuss what's going on in the world.
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Season 15 - Episode 28
Episode 438
Air Date: September 22nd, 2017
Episode Statistics:
# of Episodes: 437
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Season 15
Episode 411
Episode 1: Episode 411
Air Date: January 20th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Season 15 opens on inauguration day with actress Jane Fonda and GQ special correspondent Keith Olbermann as the interview guests. The roundtable includes - Demos president Heather McGhee, author and presidential historian Jon Meacham and former Secretary of Labor and DNC chair candidate Thomas Perez.
Episode 412
Episode 2: Episode 412
Air Date: January 27th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Richard Haass, president of the Council of Foreign Relations and John Avlon, editor-in-chief of the Daily Beast are the interview guests. Bill's roundtable panel includes - actress Eva Longoria, Ohio's Democratic congressman Tim Ryan and the founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform, Grover Norquist.
Episode 413
Episode 3: Episode 413
Air Date: February 3rd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are African American academic Michael Eric Dyson and actress Leah Remini. Bill's roundtable includes - Missouri's Secretary of State and US veteran Jason Kander, conservative political commentator for 'The Blaze', Tomi Lahren and Republican strategist and Daily Beast contributor Rick Wilson.
Episode 414
Episode 4: Episode 414
Air Date: February 10th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken and filmmaker John Waters. Bill's roundtable includes - Mail Online editor-at-large Piers Morgan, comic and writer Jim Jeffries and Karine Jean-Pierre from
Episode 415
Episode 5: Episode 415
Air Date: February 17th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are Milo Yiannopoulos, senior editor of Breitbart News and actress Leah Remini. Bill's roundtable panel includes - comedian and political commentator Larry Wilmore, media commentator and terrorism/intelligence expert Malcolm Nance and former US congressman from Georgia, Jack Kingston.
Episode 416
Episode 6: Episode 416
Air Date: February 24th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are - California Republican congressman Darrell Issa, and author Fran Lebowitz. Bill's roundtable includes - actor/producer Seth McFarlane, activist Asra Nomani, and Maine's US Senator Angus King.
Episode 417
Episode 7: Episode 417
Air Date: March 3rd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are - Environmentalist and founder of, Bill McKibben and Charlie Sykes from Indivisible. Bill's roundtable include - CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord, the MSNBC's Joy Reid and author and former Pentagon policy advisor Rosa Brooks.
Episode 418
Episode 8: Episode 418
Air Date: March 17th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's roundtable guests include - Democratic US Senator from Rhode Island Sheldon Whitehouse, former Democratic US Congressman from Massachusetts Barney Frank, CNN anchor and host of "The Lead" Jake Tapper and conservative blogger and contributing editor of New York magazine Andrew Sullivan.
Episode 419
Episode 9: Episode 419
Air Date: March 24th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are - Matt Schlapp, chairman of the American Conservative Union and historian Timothy Snyder. Bill's roundtable guests are - MSNBC commentator Chris Hayes, Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA) and British commentator and former member of Parliament, Louise Mensch.
Episode 420
Episode 10: Episode 420
Air Date: March 31st, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are - Republican Political Consultant and Trump Confidant, Roger Stone and the Former Director of the National Security Agency, General Michael Hayden. Bill's roundtable guests are - Former Republican US Senator and Presidential Candidate from Pennsylvania, Rick Santorum, President for the Center for American Progress, Neera Tanden and the Founder and CEO of Define America and EmergingUS, Jose Antonio Vargas.
Episode 421
Episode 11: Episode 421
Air Date: April 7th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guests are - former Presidential Candidate and CIA Operative Evan McMullin and Actress/Comedian Chelsea Handler. Bill's roundtable guests are - Democratic Congressman from California, Ted Lieu, Republican Strategist and CNN Commentator Ana Navarro and the New Yorker's Lelani Cobb.
Episode 422
Episode 12: Episode 422
Air Date: April 21st, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Arwa Damon. Arwa Damon is an Emmy-winning journalist and CNN’s Senior International Correspondent. Her documentary, “Return to Mosul,” about going back to the city she spent 28 hours hiding in while it was under siege by ISIS, aired last month on CNN. She is co-founder of INARA, a non-profit that helps war wounded children find medical care. Bill's roundtable guests include the President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, David Miliband, conservative political commentator S.E. Cupp, writer and author Hanna Rosin and the Democratic congressman from Massachusetts, Seth Moulton.
Episode 423
Episode 13: Episode 423
Air Date: April 28th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Democratic Senator from Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, author of the book, "This Is Our Fight - The Battle to Save America's Middle Class." Bill's roundtable guests are - venture capitalist Nick Hanauer, film director Rob Reiner, CNN political commentator and editor of "Voices", Tara Setmayer and former Secretary of Energy, Ernest Moniz.
Episode 424
Episode 14: Episode 424
Air Date: May 5th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Ohio's Republican Governor and former Presidential Candidate, John Kasich. The Governor's new book is "Two Paths - America Divided or United." Bill's roundtable guests are Civil Rights Activist Maya Wiley, Novelist and Journalist George Packer, Ex-Deputy Director of the CIA's Counter-Terrorism Center Phillip Mudd and the National Affairs Editor of New York Magazine, Gabriel Sherman.
Episode 425
Episode 15: Episode 425
Air Date: May 12nd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is the Democratic U.S. Representative for California’s 28th district and the Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff. Bill's roundtable includes - rapper, actor and activist Michael Render (aka Killer Mike), blogger and libertarian political pundit Matt Welch, political commentator and the former Director of Speechwriting for President Barack Obama Jon Favreau, and actress/comedian Annabelle Gurwitch.
Episode 426
Episode 16: Episode 426
Air Date: May 19th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is former special assistant to President Donald Trump, Boris Epshteyn. Bill's roundtable include - Princeton professor and social justice activist Cornell West, former Obama advisor and senior editor of the Atlantic, David Frum and astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson.
Episode 427
Episode 17: Episode 427
Air Date: June 2nd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is the Republican United States Senator from Nebraska, Ben Sasse. Bill's roundtable panel includes - former NY State Attorney General Elliot Spitzer, writer-at-large for New York Magazine, Rebecca Traister, the CEO and Co-Founder of Axios, Jim VandeHei and ex-design ethicist for Google, Tristan Harris.
Episode 428
Episode 18: Episode 428
Air Date: June 9th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Michael Eric Dyson, Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University, and the author of "Tears We Cannot Stop - A Sermon to White America." Dyson regularly writes about race and politics in America as a columnist for The New York Times. Bill's roundtable panel includes - CNN political commentator and former 'Meet The Press' moderator David Gregory, the former Republican Congressman from Florida, David Jolly, rapper and actor Ice Cube and the former national press secretary for the Bernie Sanders campaign, Symone Sanders.
Episode 429
Episode 19: Episode 429
Air Date: June 16th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Alex Marlow, who was the first employee of Breitbart News and has been the site's editor-in-chief since 2013. In 2015, Marlow was named to Forbes "30 Under 30" list. Bill's roundtable panel includes MSNBC's chief analyst for terrorism, torture and cyber intelligence, Malcolm Nance, Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer and actor and comic Eddie Izzard.
Episode 430
Episode 20: Episode 430
Air Date: June 23rd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is Maajid Nawaz. He is the founder of the world’s first counter-extremism think tank, Quilliam. He is co-author with Sam Harris of Islam and the Future of Tolerance - A Dialogue. Bill's roundtable panel includes - conservative political commentator and prominent 'Never-Trump' member Charlie Sykes, Bianna Golodryga from Yahoo News, the former White House ethics lawyer from the Bush (2) administration, Richard Painter and actor/political activist Bradley Whitford.
Episode 431
Episode 21: Episode 431
Air Date: June 30th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is writer Dan Savage. Dan is the writer of the nationally syndicated column, “Savage Love,” and host of the “Savage Lovecast” podcast. Bill's roundtable panel includes the former Republican National Committee chair and MSNBC contributor Michael Steele, BBC America Newsnight anchor Katty Kay, former National Security advisor Richard Clarke and Mediate founder and ABC News chief legal analyst Dan Abrams.
Episode 432
Episode 22: Episode 432
Air Date: August 4th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is former Vice President Al Gore. The Oscar® winning filmmaker will discuss his latest project, "An Inconvenient Sequel - Truth to Power." Bill's roundtable panel includes political commentator and pollster Kristen Soltis-Anderson, NYT columnist and best selling author of "The Devil's Bargain", Joshua Green, author of "ISIS - Inside the Army of Terror", Michael Weiss and the chairman of the Faith and Freedom Coalition and author of "Awakening", Ralph Reed.
Episode 433
Episode 23: Episode 433
Air Date: August 11st, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author of the new book, 'Science in the Soul', Richard Dawkins. Bill's roundtable panel includes Washington Post columnist and CNN commentator Fareed Zakaria, Pulitizer Prize winning author and presidential historian Jon Meacham and four-time Emmy winning actor Jim Parsons.
Episode 434
Episode 24: Episode 434
Air Date: August 18th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's roundtable panel includes the Democratic U.S. senator from Minnesota, Al Franken, the Democratic Lieutenant Governor from California, Gavin Newsome, political analyst for the Rasmussen Reports, Amy Holmes and comedian/magician Penn Gillette.
Episode 435
Episode 25: Episode 435
Air Date: August 25th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is the Rev. Jesse Jackson. Bill's roundtable panel includes Democratic strategist and CNN political contributor Paul Begala, former White House and State Department advisor Nayyera Haq, Editor-At-Large for Reason Magazine Matt Welch and New York Times columnist Frank Bruni.
Episode 436
Episode 26: Episode 436
Air Date: September 8th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Summary: Bill's interview guest is that man that wears the red sweaters, Ken Bone. Bill's roundtable panel includes author of 'Strangers at the Gate - Arrivals in New York', Adam Gopnik, political commentator S.E. Cupp and climate activist, hip-hop artist and author of the book 'We Rise', Xiuhtezcatz Martinez.
Episode 437
Episode 27: Episode 437
Air Date: September 15th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Episode 28: Episode 438
Air Date: September 22nd, 2017, 10:00 PM
Episode 29: Episode 439
Air Date: September 29th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Episode 30: Episode 440
Air Date: October 6th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Episode 31: Episode 441
Air Date: October 20th, 2017, 10:00 PM
Episode 32: Episode 442
Air Date: October 27th, 2017, 10:00 PM