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Happy Valentine’s Day! Late night televison fans can think of no better gift for the holiday than a brand new episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.
Season 7 of Last Week Tonight wrapped up back on Nov. 15, 2020. John Oliver discussed the results of the 2020 presidential election before saying goodbye to the year in explosive style.
Chances are that season 8 will open up with coverage of many of the same topics that dominated last season: the novel coronavirus pandemic, the economy, the 2020 election, former President Donald Trump, and an impeachment trial.
We’ll find out tonight when season 8 officially kicks off on HBO. There will be a brand new episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver tonight.
John Oliver has been previewing Last Week Tonight on other late night shows
John Oliver and his award-winning staff of writers at Last Week Tonight have had some time to prepare for tonight’s season premiere. Fans have been eager to hear Oliver’s take on how the pandemic has progressed as well as all the developments following the election. Those two topics are the frontrunners to get Oliver’s attention on tonight’s episode.
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If you’ve been watching the rest of late night TV over the past month, then you’ve seen Oliver promoting the new season of Last Week Tonight. It also gave fans a sense of where Oliver’s head is at after watching former President Trump refuse to concede, a riot break out at the Capitol, and more. Check out these recent appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert:
How to watch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is considered by many to be the best late night television show on the air right now. It’s hard to argue when you look at Last Week Tonight‘s trophy case, ratings, and the quality of the content. So after nearly three months away, expectations are sky-high for tonight’s show but fans should expect John Oliver to deliver. Here are the details you need to know on how to watch:
Date: Sunday, Feb. 14
Start Time: 11:00 p.m.
TV Channel: HBO
Live Stream: HBO Max
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