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Real Time with Bill Maher

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER continues its 19th season FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/7:00-8:00 p.m. PT). Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists and interviews with guests.  
The series is available on HBO and to stream on HBO Max. 
This week features a one-on-one, in-studio interview with Rep. Barbara LeeDemocratic Congresswoman who represents California's 13th district. This week’s in-studio panel discussion will include Director of the Media Center at USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and Contributing Editor of The 19th NewsChristina Bellantoni and Washington Post columnist and author of the new book out on September 14th, “American Happiness and Discontents: The Unruly Torrent, 2008-2020,” George F. Will.
Politico has hailed Maher as “a pugnacious debater and a healthy corrective to the claptrap of cable news,” while Variety noted, “There may not be a more eclectic guest list on all of television.” 
Maher headlined his first special on the network in 1989 and has starred in 11 HBO solo specials to date.
The executive producers of REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER are Bill Maher, Sheila Griffiths, Marc Gurvitz, Dean Johnsen, Billy Martin; co-executive producer, Chris Kelly; producer, Matt Wood; director, Paul Casey.

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