Real Time with Bill Maher Season 19
S19 E01Jan 15, 2021
January 15, 2021 Jan 15, 2021 Guests: Kellyanne Conway – Former Senior Counselor to President Trump; Katie Couric – Award-winning journalist and Co-Founder of Katie Couric Media; Matt Jones – Founder and Host of "Kentucky Sports Radio" and the author of Mitch, Please!
S19 E01Jan 16, 2021
Episode 551 Jan 16, 2021 For the first show of the season, Bill interviews President Trump's former Senior Counselor, Kellyanne Conway. Joining him on the panel are award-winning journalist Katie Couric and author Matt Jones.
S19 E02Jan 23, 2021
Episode 552 Jan 23, 2021 This week, Bill interviews former FBI Assistant Director for Counterintelligence Frank Figliuzzi. Joining him for the panel discussion are Lead Producer and Co-Founder of Freethink, Kmele Foster, and Contributing Writer for Vanity Fair, Peter Hamby.
S19 E03Jan 30, 2021
Episode 553 Jan 30, 2021 This week, Bill interviews evolutionary biologists and co-hosts of The DarkHorse Podcast, Heather Heying and Bret Weinstein. Joining him for the panel discussion are CNN Political Commentator, Van Jones, and Contributing Editor at Harper’s Magazine, James Pogue.
S19 E04Feb 6, 2021
Episode 554 Feb 6, 2021 Bill interviews comedian Jimmy Kimmel ahead of a panel discussion with TIME's Senior Correspondent Charlotte Alter and political pundit Matt Welch.
S19 E05Feb 12, 2021
February 12, 2021 Feb 12, 2021 Guests: Rep. Adam Kinzinger – Republican Congressman who represents Illinois' 16th Congressional District and Founder of the Country First PAC; Markos Moulitsas – Founder and Publisher of The Daily Kos and co-host of The Brief podcast; Steve Schmidt – MSNBC Political Analyst and Founder of the political action committee, The Lincoln Project.
S19 E05Feb 13, 2021
Episode 555 Feb 13, 2021 Bill interviews Rep. Adam Kinzinger about his recent Washington Post op-ed urging Senate Republicans to convict Donald Trump. For the panel discussion, he is joined by political blogger Markos Moulitsas and MSNBC Political Analyst Steve Schmidt.
S19 E06Feb 27, 2021
Episode 556 Feb 27, 2021 This week, Bill interviews journalist Megyn Kelly. For the panel discussion, he is joined by Democratic Senator from Montana, Jon Tester, and New York Times opinion columnist, Ezra Klein.
S19 E07Mar 5, 2021
March 5, 2021 Mar 5, 2021 Guests: Joe Scarborough – Co-host of MSNBC's Morning Joe and author of Saving Freedom; Truman, The Cold War and the Fight for Western Civilization; Frank Bruni – Columnist for The New York Times; Charlamagne Tha God – Co-Host of the nationally syndicated radio show The Breakfast Club on iHeart Radio and author of Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me.
S19 E07Mar 6, 2021
Episode 557 Mar 6, 2021 This week, Bill interviews journalist Joe Scarborough, and for the panel discussion is joined by author Frank Bruni and radio host Charlamagne Tha God.
S19 E08Mar 13, 2021
Episode 558 Mar 13, 2021 This week, Bill sits down with New York Times bestselling-author Annabelle Gurwitch. For the panel, he is joined by Scott Galloway, Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern, and comedian Larry Wilmore.
S19 E08Mar 12, 2021
March 12, 2021 Mar 12, 2021 Guests: Annabelle Gurwitch – New York Times bestselling author and host of the new podcast Tiny Victories; Scott Galloway – Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern and author of Post Corona: From Crisis to Opportunity; Larry Wilmore – Co-Creator of HBO's Insecure and Executive Producer of the Netflix Docuseries Amend: The Fight For America.
S19 E09Mar 19, 2021
March 19, 2021 Mar 19, 2021 Guests: David Shor – Head of Data Science with Open Labs and Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress Action Fund; Nick Gillespie – Editor-At-Large at Reason and Host of The Reason Interview podcast; Heidi Heitkamp – Former Democratic Senator from North Dakota and Co-Founder of One Country Project.
S19 E09Mar 20, 2021
Episode 559 Mar 20, 2021 This week, Bill interviews political data scientist David Shor. For the panel discussion, he is joined by Heidi Heitkamp, former Senator for North Dakota, and journalist Nick Gillespie.
S19 E10Mar 27, 2021
Episode 560 Mar 27, 2021 This week, Bill opens the show interviewing Christopher Krebs, the former Director of the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency. Then, joining him on the panel are Caitlin Flanagan, staff writer at The Atlantic, and Bret Stephens, columnist for The New York Times and an MSNBC contributor.
S19 E11Apr 10, 2021
Episode 561 Apr 10, 2021 This week, Bill interviews former Secretary of State of California, Sen. Alex Padilla. For the panel discussion, he is joined by author Heather McGhee and writer Reihan Salam.
S19 E12Apr 16, 2021
April 16, 2021 Apr 16, 2021 Guests: Sharon Osbourne – Television personality and former host of CBS' The Talk; Ian Bremmer – President of Eurasia Group and GZERO Media who hosts GZERO WORLD with Ian Bremmer on PBS; Rosa Brooks – Law Professor at Georgetown University and author of the new book Tangled Up in Blue: Policing the American City.
S19 E12Apr 17, 2021
Episode 562 Apr 17, 2021 Sharon Osbourne gives her first interview since her abrupt firing from The Talk, while joining Bill for the panel discussion are journalist Ian Bremmer and Law and Policy professor Rosa Brooks.
S19 E13Apr 24, 2021
Episode 563 Apr 24, 2021 Bill opens the show interviewing former Contributing Editor for Vanity Fair, Fran Lebowitz. Joining him for the panel discussion are S.E. Cupp, columnist and CNN contributor, and April Ryan, author and DC Bureau Chief and White House Correspondent for theGrio.com.
S19 E14May 1, 2021
Episode 564 May 1, 2021 This week, Bill interviews author Ben Sheehan and for the panel discussion is joined by historian Nancy MacLean and author Thomas Frank.
S19 E15May 8, 2021
Episode 565 May 8, 2021 Bill opens the show by interviewing professor of linguistics at Columbia University, John McWhorter. For the panel discussion, he is joined by Rep. Elissa Slotkin, a Democratic congresswoman who represents Michigan's 8th district, and Rick Wilson, a Republican strategist and author.
S19 E16May 14, 2021
May 28, 2021 May 14, 2021 Guests: Bob Costas – 29-time Emmy-winning broadcaster who hosts Back on the Record With Bob Costas coming to HBO this summer; Nicholas Kristof – Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist at The New York Times and co-author of Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope; James Carville – Democratic strategist and co-host of the weekly podcast Politics War Room with James Carville and Al Hunt.
S19 E16May 29, 2021
Episode 566 May 29, 2021 Returning from a two-week break after testing positive for COVID-19, Bill opens this week's show by interviewing Emmy-winning broadcaster Bob Costas. For the panel discussion, he is joined by Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist at The New York Times, Nicholas Kristof, and Democratic strategist and co-host of the weekly podcast Politics War Room, James Carville.
S19 E17Jun 5, 2021
Episode 567 Jun 5, 2021 This week, Bill interviews Democratic Congressman representing New York's 15th district, Rep. Ritchie Torres. Joining him for the panel discussion are Governor John Kasich and journalist Chris Matthews.
S19 E18Jun 12, 2021
Episode 568 Jun 12, 2021 Opening the show this week, Bill interviews astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. On the panel, he is joined by filmmaker Rob Reiner and political scientist Rachel Bitecofer.
S19 E19Jun 19, 2021
Episode 569 Jun 19, 2021 Bill interviews fellow comedian Nikki Glaser to open the show and is then joined on the panel by political commentator Paul Begala and journalist Jane Coaston.
S19 E20Jun 26, 2021
Episode 570 Jun 26, 2021 This week, Bill opens the show by interviewing acclaimed film director Quentin Tarantino, and for the panel is joined by author Max Brooks and pop-historian Dan Carlin.
S19 E21Jul 30, 2021
July 30, 2021: Eric Adams, Joshua Green, Rep. Stacey Plaskett Jul 30, 2021 Guests: Eric Adams – Brooklyn Borough President who's the Democratic nominee for NYC Mayor and author of Healthy at Last: A Plant-Based Approach to Preventing and Reversing Diabetes and Other Chronic Illnesses; Joshua Green – Senior National Correspondent at Bloomberg Businessweek; Rep. Stacey Plaskett – Democratic Congresswoman representing the United States Virgin Islands.
S19 E21Jul 31, 2021
Episode 571 Jul 31, 2021 Bill returns from his summer break, opening the show by interviewing Eric Adams, the Democratic nominee for NYC Mayor. For the panel discussion, he's joined by Democratic congresswoman Rep. Stacey Plaskett and author Joshua Green who is also a senior national correspondent for Bloomberg Businessweek.
S19 E22Aug 7, 2021
Episode 572 Aug 7, 2021 This week, Bill opens the show interviewing two-time Olympic gold medalist Donna de Varona. For the panel, he's joined by Malcolm Nance, a career U.S. Counterterrorism Intelligence Officer and MSNBC contributor, alongside right wing commentator Ben Shapiro.
S19 E23Aug 14, 2021
Episode 573 Aug 14, 2021 Screen legends Martin Short and Steve Martin join Bill for the opening interview, while journalist Michael Moynihan and former DNC chair Donna Brazile join him for the panel discussion.
S19 E24Aug 21, 2021
Episode 574 Aug 21, 2021 Bill opens the show interviewing political commentator Andrew Sullivan and is joined on the panel by journalist Jackie Calmes and former Democratic congressman Max Rose.
S19 E24Aug 20, 2021
August 20, 2021 Aug 20, 2021 Guests: Andrew Sullivan – Blogger on The Weekly Dish on Substack; Jackie Calmes – Washington columnist for the Los Angeles Times; Max Rose – Former Democratic Congressman who represented New York's 11th district and the former Special Assistant to the U.S. Secretary of Defense for COVID-19.
S19 E25Aug 27, 2021
August 27, 2021: Craig Whitlock, Katty Kay, Ralph Reed Aug 27, 2021 Guests: Craig Whitlock – Washington Post Investigative Journalist and author of The Afghanistan Papers: A Secret History of the War; Katty Kay – Washington Editor of Ozy Media; Ralph Reed – Founder and Chairman of the Faith and Freedom Coalition.
S19 E25Aug 28, 2021
Episode 575 Aug 28, 2021 Bill opens this week's episode by interviewing Washington Post journalist Craig Whitlock. For the panel, he's joined by British journalist Katty Kay and conservative Christian lobbyist Ralph Reed.
S19 E26Sep 11, 2021
Episode 576 Sep 11, 2021 Bill opens this week's show by interviewing Rep. Barbara Lee, the Democratic Congresswoman representing California's 13th district. For the panel, he is joined by journalist Christina Bellantoni and columnist George F. Will.
S19 E27Sep 18, 2021
Episode 577 Sep 18, 2021 This week, Bill interviews Pulitzer-prize winning historian and staff writer at The Atlantic, Anne Applebaum. On the panel, he is joined by advice columnist and author Dan Savage, and Chair of the editorial board and U.S. Editor-at-Large of The Financial Times, Gillian Tett.
S19 E28Sep 25, 2021
Episode 578 Sep 25, 2021 Tristan Harris, co-founder of The Center for Humane Technology, is Bill's interviewee at the top of the show and joining him on the panel are MSNBC contributor Jennifer Rubin and national spokesperson for No Dem Left Behind, Richard Ojeda.
S19 E29Oct 2, 2021
Episode 579 Oct 2, 2021 Bill opens this week's show interviewing musician and activist Stevie Van Zandt. For the panel, he's joined by journalist and podcaster Matt Taibbi alongside Editor-in-Chief of Reason magazine Katherine Mangu-Ward.
S19 E30Oct 9, 2021
Episode 580 Oct 9, 2021 Harvard's professor of psychology, Steven Pinker is Bill's interview subject this week. For the panel, he is joined by activist and musician Killer Mike alongside national political reporter for The Washington Post, Robert Costa.
S19 E31Oct 23, 2021
Episode 581 Oct 23, 2021 This week, Bill opens the show by interviewing Saru Jayaraman, Director of UC Berkeley's Food Labor Research Center. For the panel discussion, he is joined by former Democratic Presidential candidate Andrew Yang and New York Times opinion writer John McWhorter.
S19 E32Oct 30, 2021
Episode 582 Oct 30, 2021 This week, Bill opens the show by opening Sean Spicer, former Press Secretary to President Trump. For the panel, he is joined by Caitlin Flanagan, staff writer at The Atlantic, and Sen. Chris Coons, Democratic U.S. Senator from Delaware.
S19 E33Nov 6, 2021
Episode 583 Nov 6, 2021 Bill begins this week's show interviewing Amy Klobuchar, the senior U.S. Senator from Minnesota. On the panel, he's joined by Glenn Loury, professor of economics at Brown University, and Michael Eric Dyson, professor at Vanderbilt University.
S19 E34Nov 13, 2021
Episode 584 Nov 13, 2021 Bill opens this week's episode interviewing Canadian businessman Kevin O'Leary. For the panel, he's joined by Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff and talk show host Tavis Smiley.
S19 E35Nov 20, 2021
Episode 585 Nov 20, 2021 For the season's final show, Bill interviews journalist Fareed Zakaria about his forthcoming new book. For the panel discussion, he is joined by former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Mayor-Elect of New York City, Eric Adams.