Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

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  • 2014
  • 9 Seasons
  • 8.9  (89,773)

In this current events satire series, comic John Oliver presents timely topics in his trademark combative, energetic and usually profane style. Oliver tackles political, economic, cultural and other subjects, and he doesn't go easy on any of them. The series airs on HBO.

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November 20, 2022
30. November 20, 2022
November 20, 2022
John Oliver discusses the Qatar World Cup and human rights violations happening in the host country; plus, the ongoing chaos at Twitter.
November 13, 2022
29. November 13, 2022
November 13, 2022
With the midterms approaching, John Oliver discusses how some elected officials might try to negate legitimate election results.
November 6, 2022
28. November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022
With the midterms approaching, John Oliver discusses how some elected officials might try to negate legitimate election results.
October 30, 2022
27. October 30, 2022
October 30, 2022
John Oliver discusses the issue at the core of many Republican attack ads; plus, the UK gets a new prime minister after Liz Truss resigns.
October 16, 2022
26. October 16, 2022
October 16, 2022
John Oliver discusses the latest round of attacks on transgender rights, and whats at stake; plus, Russia's war on Ukraine continues.
October 9, 2022
25. October 9, 2022
October 9, 2022
John Oliver discusses the outlets that cover crime, their incentives, and their flawed sources; plus, women leading protests in Iran.
October 2, 2022
24. October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022
John Oliver discusses why some prestigious museums contain so many stolen goods; plus, a disastrous start for the Liz Truss era in the UK.
September 25, 2022
23. September 25, 2022
September 25, 2022
John Oliver discusses Jair Bolsonaro, the far-right president of Brazil; plus, Ron DeSantis's migrants stunt; Puerto Rico's blackouts.
September 11, 2022
22. September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022
John Oliver discusses what the wildly popular TV franchise has been teaching us about law enforcement; plus, UK Prime Minister Liz Truss.
August 21, 2022
21. August 21, 2022
August 21, 2022
John Oliver explains what carbon offsets are and what they claim to do; plus, a look at the U.S. House and Senate elections in Alaska.
August 14, 2022
20. August 14, 2022
August 14, 2022
John Oliver discusses what’s happened since the U.S. withdrew from Afghanistan; plus, the FBI visits Trump; a look at AI-Generated images.
August 7, 2022
19. August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022
John Oliver discusses how the monkeypox outbreak in the U.S. has been mishandled; conspiracy theorist Alex Jones gets his comeuppance.
July 31, 2022
18. July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022
John Oliver discusses the cracks in our broken mental health care system; plus, a look at who's running to become the UK's prime minister.
July 24, 2022
17. July 24, 2022
July 24, 2022
Housing discrimination in the U.S. is discussed. Also: the 2021 Summer Olympics; the COVID-19 Delta variant.
June 26, 2022
16. June 26, 2022
June 26, 2022
John Oliver discusses the water shortage in the American west; plus, the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.
June 19, 2022
15. June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022
John Oliver discusses why rent has become increasingly unaffordable, and how the system is stacked against tenants; plus, GOP primaries.
June 12, 2022
14. June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022
Following the mass shooting in Uvalde, John Oliver discusses the importance of police in schools and if that is the answer to safety issues.
June 5, 2022
13. June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022
In this current events satire series, comic John Oliver presents timely topics in his trademark combative, energetic and usually profane style.
May 22, 2022
12. May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022
John Oliver is back for a new season of his acclaimed half-hour series that sheds a satirical and insightful light on current events in the US and around the globe, featuring a variety of special guests and segments.
May 15, 2022
11. May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022
John Oliver discusses the incredible amount of power we give electric utility companies; plus, Alabama's anti-trans law; Eurovision 2022.
May 8, 2022
10. May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022
John Oliver discusses the leaked draught opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade; plus, the presidential election in the Philippines.
May 1, 2022
9. May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022
John Oliver discusses environmental racism, how both government and industry are failing people of color, and pandas.
April 17, 2022
8. April 17, 2022
April 17, 2022
John Oliver discusses the tactics that can make police interrogations so damaging, particularly for the innocent, and why he's more of a Lorelai than a Rory.
April 10, 2022
7. April 10, 2022
April 10, 2022
John Oliver discusses how much data brokers know about us, what they're doing with our personal information, and one….unusual way to change privacy laws. DirecTV drops OAN.
April 3, 2022
6. April 3, 2022
April 3, 2022
The U.S. national debt; allegations of sexual misconduct against Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.); and labor unrest at Amazon are discussed.
March 27, 2022
5. March 27, 2022
March 27, 2022
Why overdoses in the U.S. have been on the rise; plus, a disastrous royal tour; Ketanji Brown Jackson hearings; the Nenana Ice Classic.
March 13, 2022
4. March 13, 2022
March 13, 2022
Why concert tickets are so expensive and who’s making money off them; plus, Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' bill and Disney's campaign donations.
March 6, 2022
3. March 6, 2022
March 6, 2022
John Oliver explains why criminalizing sex work hasn't helped the most vulnerable people involved; plus, Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
February 27, 2022
2. February 27, 2022
February 27, 2022
Discussions include police raids and no-knock warrants in the U.S. and the New York COVID-19 nursing home scandal.
February 20, 2022
1. February 20, 2022
February 20, 2022
One of the funniest, most refreshing personalities to hit the TV scene in years, John Oliver comes to HBO in this series that takes a topical look at the week in news, politics and current events. Each show offers Oliver a unique platform to offer his distinct perspective on issues facing the world today while also featuring a variety of special guests and segments.
Description

In this current events satire series, comic John Oliver presents timely topics in his trademark combative, energetic and usually profane style. Oliver tackles political, economic, cultural and other subjects, and he doesn't go easy on any of them. The series airs on HBO.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is a series that is currently running and has 9 seasons (272 episodes). The series first aired on April 27, 2014.

Where to Watch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is available for streaming on the HBO website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, HBO NOW, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV and HBO Max.

  • Premiere Date
    April 27, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    8.9  (89,773)