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John Oliver pokes fun at Duterte's kiss, calls it 'grotesque'

Jun 13, 2018 - 11:38 AM

'Fan or not, she repeatedly pulled away from him. Sometimes women just don't want to kiss you,' says the English political commentator on his HBO show.

Beyonce joins Disney's live-action 'The Lion King'

Nov 02, 2017 - 9:03 AM

The 36-year-old pop megastar confirms the long-rumored role in a Facebook post that showed headshots of the voice cast

File photo/Shutterstock

US presidential campaign front and center at Emmys

Sep 19, 2016 - 12:45 PM

There were plenty of jabs at Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump who was even compared to Adolf Hitler

Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks onstage during the 68th Emmy Awards show on September 18, 2016 at the Microsoft Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Valerie Macon/AFP

WATCH: John Oliver suggests Kenny G as 'smooth' solution to West Philippine Sea dispute

Jul 19, 2016 - 10:27 PM

Because Kenny G is a really big deal in China the host of Last Week Tonight proposes the musician could help in easing maritime tensions

Screengrab from YouTube/Last Week Tonight; Photo by Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA

WATCH: Jennifer Lawrence, John Oliver tell 'True Confessions' on 'Jimmy Fallon'

May 24, 2016 - 3:07 PM

Who among Jennifer Lawrence John Oliver and Jimmy Fallon can hide the truth well in a game of True Confessions ?

Screengrab from YouTube/The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

John Oliver blasts Rodrigo Duterte on 'Last Week Tonight'

May 09, 2016 - 2:21 PM

On Last Week Tonight With John Oliver the English political commentator blasts Rodrigo Duterte calling his rape remark truly nauseating and saying that at times Duterte appears to be trying to test the limits of basic human decency

JOHN OLIVER. The political commentator and English host blasts Philippine presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte on his news satire show 'Last Week Tonight.' This is a screengrab from his YouTube channel, from one of his older videos

Snowden warns US still intercepts intimate emails

Apr 06, 2015 - 11:11 PM

The good news is that there s no program named the dick pic program The bad news: they are still collecting everybody s information – including your dick pics Snowden says

RARE APPEARANCE. File photo of Edward Snowden from Wikileaks