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English comedian and television host

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John Oliver: English comedian and television host
John William Oliver is an English-American comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host. Oliver started his career as a stand-up comedian, both in the United Kingdom and United States. He came to wider attention for his work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart as its senior British correspondent from 2006 to 2013. Oliver won three Primetime Emmy Awards for his work as a writer on The Daily Show and was its guest host for an eight-week period in 2013. In addition to The Daily Show, Oliver co-hosted the satirical comedy podcast The Bugle (2007–2015) with Andy Zaltzman, with whom Oliver had previously co-hosted the radio series Political Animal, and hosted John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show on Comedy Central from 2010 to 2013. He has also acted on television, most notably in a recurring role as Ian Duncan on the NBC sitcom Community, and in films, notably voice-over work in The Smurfs (2011), The Smurfs 2 (2013), and the remake of The Lion King.

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'Leave It to Beaver' Actor Ken Osmond Dies at 76, Hollywood Remembers Fred Willard & More | THR News [Video]

'Leave It to Beaver' Actor Ken Osmond Dies at 76, Hollywood Remembers Fred Willard & More | THR News

'Leave It to Beaver' actor Ken Osmond dies at age 76, John Oliver cautions against the hasty return of sporting events and Hollywood remembers Fred Willard.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 02:11Published
John Oliver Cautions Against Hasty Return to Sporting Events | THR News [Video]

John Oliver Cautions Against Hasty Return to Sporting Events | THR News

John Oliver spent the main segment of 'Last Week Tonight' lamenting the loss of professional and collegiate sports but cautioning against a hasty return of such events.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 02:11Published
Wendy Williams Shares Special Moment With New Fan John Oliver | THR News [Video]

Wendy Williams Shares Special Moment With New Fan John Oliver | THR News

After Oliver praised 'Wendy @ Home' on his own show, the two shared stories about filming from home and talked about their mutual love of 'The Real Housewives of New York.'

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:50Published
John Oliver Talks Discovering Joe Exotic, Kanye West Says He's Voting for Trump & More | THR News [Video]

John Oliver Talks Discovering Joe Exotic, Kanye West Says He's Voting for Trump & More | THR News

John Oliver talks discovering Joe Exotic, Leonardo DiCaprio & Robert De Niro want you to be in their next movie and Kanye West says why he's voting Trump for re-election.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 02:06Published

'Tucker Carlson of India': John Oliver takes dig at Arnab Goswami


IndiaTimes - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: The Lion King

movie review: the lion king
by Graham Pierrepoint - THE LION KING IMDb Dir: Jon Favreau Starring Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, John Oliver, Beyonce Knowles-Carter, James..
One News Page Staff - Published

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