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LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
Air Date: Sunday, May 07, 2017
Time Slot: 11:00 PM-11:30 PM EST on HBO
Episode Title: (#100/411) "EPISODE 100"
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EMMY(R) WINNER LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER CONTINUES ITS FOURTH SEASON MAY 5, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

Presenting a satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, as well as addressing broader issues, the Emmy(R)-winning LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER continues its fourth season SUNDAY, MAY 5 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. This week's topics include Eminem's copyright infringement lawsuit against the ruling party of New Zealand, the U.S. House of Representatives' hasty approval of the AHCA and how the new chief of the FCC is threatening net neutrality.

The show is also available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand and affiliate portals.

The show is the only weekly news-oriented comedy series to be presented on Sunday night. Taped in New York a few hours before it debuts on HBO, the show features a mix of Oliver's topical commentary, pre-taped pieces and occasional guests.

In 2016, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER received three Primetime Emmys(R), including Outstanding Variety Talk Series, Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series and Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming.

In 2015, the show received an Emmy(R) in the category of Outstanding Interactive Program. The show was honored at the 21st Critics Choice Awards in the category of Best Talk Show, and received a Peabody Award, as well as Writers Guild Award in the category of Comedy/Variety (Including Talk)? - ?Series.

LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER is produced for HBO by Avalon Television; executive producers, John Oliver, Tim Carvell, Liz Stanton, Jon Thoday, James Taylor; director, Paul Pennolino.

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LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
4/27/14 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (summer 2017)
TIME SLOT:
sundays from 11:00 PM-11:30 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
4 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release, January 2017) LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER: The only weekly news-oriented comedy series to be presented on Sunday night takes a satirical look at news, politics and current events. Taped in New York a few hours before it debuts, the Emmy(R)-winning show features Oliver's topical commentary on the previous week's events, as well as addressing broader issues. Editions debut Sundays at 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT). The fourth season begins Feb. 12.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· John Oliver as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Diane Fitzgerald as PROD
· James Taylor as EP
· Jim Hoskinson as DIR
· John Oliver as EP
· Jon Thoday as EP
· Liz Stanton as CO-EP
· Tim Carvell as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Avalon Television