Maher previously hosted a similar late-night show called Politically Incorrect, originally on Comedy Central and later on ABC.
Maher is known for his sarcastic attitude, Maher supports the legalization of cannabis and same-sex marriage.
is an American comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, media critic, and television host.
As a television host, he is well known for the HBO political talk show Real Time with Bill Maher (2003–present).
Interviewed following these developments on whether Yiannopolous' interview on his show helped lead to his demise, Maher concurred, saying, "As I say, sunlight is the best disinfectant.
You're welcome." Maher hosted the January 13, 2006 edition of Larry King Live, on which he was a frequent guest.
" The show was canceled on June 16, 2002, and the Sinclair Broadcast Group had dropped the show from its ABC-affiliated stations months prior.