Bill Maher

Bill Maher

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    • January 20th, 1956
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. William "Bill" Maher, Jr. (born January 20, 1956) is an American stand-up comedian, television host, political commentator, author and actor. Before his current role as the host of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher hosted a similar late-night talk show called Politically Incorrect originally on Comedy Central and later on ABC. Maher is known for his political satire and sociopolitical commentary, which targets a wide swath of topics: religion, politics, bureaucracies of many kinds, political correctness, the mass media, greed among people and persons in positions of high political and social power, the lack of intellectual curiosity of the electorate, among many topics. He supports the legalization of marijuana and same-sex marriage, and serves on the board of PETA. He is also a critic of religion and is an advisory board member of Project Reason, a foundation to promote scientific knowledge and secular values within society. Maher currently ranks number 38 on Comedy Central's 100 greatest stand-ups of all time. Bill Maher got a Hollywood Walk of Fame star on September 14, 2010. His is the 2,417th star dedicated on the famous sidewalk. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bill Maher, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (16 Credits)

2019Still Laugh-In: The Stars Celebrate
2018Bill Maher: Live from Oklahoma as Performing
2014The Interview as Bill Maher (uncredited)
2014A Million Ways to Die in the West as Barn Dance Comedian (uncredited)
2008Swing Vote as Bill Maher
2005Bill Maher: I'm Swiss as Bill Maher
2003Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home as Bill Maher
2002John Q as Bill Maher
2001Tomcats as Carlos (uncredited)
2000Bill Maher: Be More Cynical as Bill Maher
1999Edtv as Bill Maher
1993Politically Incorrect
1989Cannibal Women in the Avocado Jungle of Death as Jim
1987House II: The Second Story as John
1986Ratboy as Party Guest
1983D.C. Cab as Baba

Himself (19 Credits)

2020Fat Fiction as Self (Archival footage) / Comedian
2019Late Night as Himself
2018Matangi/Maya/M.I.A as Himself (archive footage)
2017Get Me Roger Stone as Self (archive footage)
2013Iron Man 3 as Himself
2013Delivery Man as Himself
2012The Campaign as Himself
2011The Undefeated as Self (archive footage)
2010Bill Maher... But I'm Not Wrong as Himself
2008Religulous as Self - Host/Narrator
2007Bill Maher: The Decider as Himself
2007Heckler as Self
2006A/k/a Tommy Chong as Himself
2005Fuck as Himself
2005Inside Deep Throat as Himself
2005The Aristocrats as Himself
2003Stupidity as Himself
2003Pauly Shore Is Dead as Himself
2003Real Time with Bill Maher as Self - Host


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