REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER Continues Its
17th Season Feb. 8, Exclusively On HBO
Chris Christie Is The Top-Of-Show Interview Guest;
Eric Idle Is The Mid-Show Interview Guest;
Jonathan Alter, Natasha Bertrand And Jack Kingston Are The Roundtable Guests
REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER continues its 17th season FRIDAY, FEB. 8 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at midnight, exclusively on HBO. Allowing Maher to offer his unique perspective on contemporary issues, the show includes an opening monologue, roundtable discussions with panelists and interviews with guests. Former NJ Gov. Chris Christie is the top-of-show interview guest. Actor Eric Idle is the mid-show interview guest. The roundtable guests are political analyst Jonathan Alter, journalist Natasha Bertrand and former Ga. Rep. Jack Kingston.
The show is also available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand and partners' streaming platforms.
REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER has been renewed through 2020.
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, Scott Carter, Sheila Griffiths, Dean Johnsen, Billy Martin; co-executive producer, Chris Kelly; producers, Matt Wood, TJ Baldino; associate producer, Miles Leicher; director, Paul Casey.