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Nominees for the Primetime Emmy Awards announced

Nominees for the Primetime Emmy Awards announced

The nominations for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced and the Late Show With David Letterman is nominated six times including being up for the coveted Outstanding Variety Talk Series award. Fellow former talk show The Colbert Report is also up for the same award alongside other popular nominees including The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Daily Show With Jon Stewart. Outstanding Variety Talk Series: The Colbert Report – Comedy Central The Daily Show With Jon…

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Last Week Tonight With John Oliver to air on Sky Atlantic

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver to air on Sky Atlantic

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver premieres on HBO in the US this Sunday, 27th April. It’s now been announced the programme will air on UK TV from the outset, with Sky Atlantic picking up the rights for it. Sky Atlantic seems like the perfect fit for Last Week Tonight, as they have a special deal with HBO already allowing them to air popular HBO shows such as Boardwalk Empire. Last Week Tonight With John Oliver starts on Sky Atlantic…

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Last Week Tonight With John Oliver coming to HBO this April

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver coming to HBO this April

John Oliver left The Daily Show at the end of last year to host his own weekly news programme on HBO. His new HBO show now has a name – Last Week Tonight With John Oliver – and it’s been announced it will premiere on Sunday 27th April at 11pm. USA Today reports Last Week Tonight With John Oliver “will take a weekly satirical look at news, politics and current events on the half-hour Sunday show, which is scheduled for…

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