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John Oliver on Dustin Hoffman Confrontation: “I Tried and I Failed”

John Oliver spoke with Sky One's Russell Howard last week, and the conversation included some talk about Oliver's contentious panel discussion with Dustin Hoffman from earlier…
Jordan Freiman / December 26, 2017

Watch John Oliver Confront Dustin Hoffman Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

The conversation got heated at a 20th anniversary screening of Wag the Dog on Monday night when John Oliver grilled Dustin Hoffman over allegations that…
Maggie Serota / December 5, 2017

“Weird Al” Yankovic Asked North Korea Not to Kill Us on John Oliver

John Oliver's most recent episode of Last Week Tonight featured him lambasting Donald Trump for refusing to condemn white supremacy, examining the tensions between North Korea and…
Brian Josephs / August 14, 2017

John Oliver Used to Think Trump Running for President Would Be Funny

The strongest comedic voice of the election season is no longer Jon Stewart, but his British apprentice. Viewers of HBO's Last Week Tonight are well acquainted with…
Brian Josephs / November 7, 2016

Usher, Sheryl Crow, and Cyndi Lauper Tell Donald Trump Not to Use Their Songs

One of the greatest Donald Trump takedowns came from HBO's John Oliver, who made "Make Donald Drumpf Again" a trending slogan. It's no surprise he…
Brian Josephs / July 25, 2016