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HBO Renews ‘Last Week Tonight’ Through 2020

John Oliver and “his extraordinary genius” to do 30 shows a season 9/12/2017 3:08 PM Eastern
'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver' (Credit: Eric Liebowitz/HBO)

HBO has renewed Last Week Tonight With John Oliver for three additional seasons, keeping the show on through 2020. HBO plans on 30 shows a season. 

“We are thrilled to have John Oliver as an integral part of the HBO family and to continue to share his comedic brilliance with the world,” said Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. “His extraordinary genius for rich and intelligent commentary is second to none.”

Last Week Tonight debuted in 2014 and is currently in its fourth season.

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