"Real Time with Bill Maher" is a weekly HBO talk show series hosted by comedian and political satirist Bill Maher. Episodes include an opening political sketch, a monolog, a panel of three well educated celebrities two guests (live or via satellite), and at the end "New Rules."The panel members normally represent a wide spectrum of American politics,
Series Fun Facts
- An episode scheduled for November 9, 2007 was canceled due to the 2007 Writers Strike. The scheduled guests were Ben Affleck, George Carlin, and Tom Brokaw.
- The series is broadcast live and uncensored.
- The fourteenth season finale was the first episode to air after the election of Donald J. Trump as President of the United States. The fifteenth season premiere aired on Inauguration Day in 2017.