After years of Emmy glory, HBO hosted a civilized affair in an airy plaza. The Netflix party was loud, with Dave Chappelle and Tiffany Haddish among the revelers.
John Oliver’s parody of the Pence family’s book about their pet bunny has bumped pre-orders of James B. Comey’s memoir from the top spot.
Mr. Oliver talks about the new season of his topical HBO comedy series and a challenging interview of Dustin Hoffman that he conducted.
Mr. Oliver, the HBO host, said at a panel discussion that Mr. Hoffman’s response to accusations of sexual misconduct felt like “a cop-out” and “a dismissal.”
The “Late Show” host was grateful for the comedic fodder. “Thank you for your service, Mr. President,” he said.
HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” served up its first show since the presidential inauguration on Sunday night, and the finish was a doozy.
Mr. Oliver, whose “Last Week Tonight” begins its fourth season on Sunday, discusses his trans-Atlantic outlook on Trump and the new administration.
Stephen Colbert and John Oliver trade jokes and blunt words in a live conversation about Donald J. Trump’s victory and their concerns for the nation.
The host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” has perfected the art of explaining complicated subjects.