News/Talk Show
Feb. 21, 2003
Returning Series
60 min.
HBO TV Network

Top Contributors

Real Time With Bill Maher tv show photo

Real Time With Bill Maher

"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,

Real Time With Bill Maher - 15x19 Alex Marlow Screenshot
1 star2 star3 star4 star5 star
4/5 (1 vote)

Last Episode

15x19 Alex Marlow Aired: Jun. 17, 2017

Alex Marlow, Eddie Izzard, Ian Bremmer, Malcolm Nance

Next Episode

On Hiatus/Break
Add this show to your profile to be notified when it will return to schedule.

Find Episodes


Show Update

+1 Like

'Real Time With Bill Maher' Renewed For Season 13
We're still a couple days out from the twelfth season premiere of veteran HBO political talk-fest Real Time with Bill Maher, but that hasn't stopped the network from securing the series for 2015. The thirteenth, much like the upcoming twelfth, season of Real Time will consist of 35 weekly episodes, leaving Maher his standard 12 off weeks for the year, half of which he usually takes from late-November to mid-January. Real Time with Bill Maher returns from its winter hiatus this Friday, January 17th at 10/9c.

3 years ago - Comment [4]

Character Guide

View All [1]

Series Fun Facts

More Trivia
  • Maher originally wanted the series to be titled "True Dat" but HBO rejected it. Maher settled for "Real Time" but does not like the title.
  • 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.
You are successfully logged out.

ShareTV Login

Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Create Account

Verify Password

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out

Forgot Your Password?

Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.