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Bill Maher is perhaps best known for his work as a political commentator in the USA, but he's also an established stand-up comedian as well. His political talk show, Real Time with Bill Maher continues to prove popular with millions in the US, with the comedian taking aim at the world of politics and the topics of the day. Everything is a target for Maher, including political correctness, bureaucrat, religion and more. Grab Bill Maher tickets today at StubHub and experience the comedian yourself in person.
Breakthrough and TV success
Bill Maher began his career as an actor and stand-up comedian in New York. He began his comedy career at the club, Catch a Rising Star, in the late 1970s, crossing paths with many future heavyweights in the world of comedy. Later, he would go on to appear as a comic on late night shows with David Letterman and Johnny Carson, becoming a household name by the 1980s. During this time, he also maintained a busy career as an actor, securing bit parts and supporting roles in all manner of dramas, comedies and movies of the era.
Bill Maher's first big breakthrough came in 1993 when he was given his own political discussion show, Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher. The shoe would enjoy a four year run on Comedy Central before transferring to ABC for another five years. This show would establish Maher as a front-runner in the world of political commentary, with the comic regularly skewering the leading political figures of the day. Get to grips with his unique style of political comedy yourself when you book Bill Maher tickets online at StubHub.
Bill Maher - live shows and awards
Away from his appearances as anchor and host on television, Bill Maher has enjoyed a successful career as a stand-up. From the early 1990s, he's been a regular face on One Night Stand on HBO, with solo specials including Stuff That Struck Me Funny, Be More Cynical, Victory Begins at Home and The Golden Goose Special.
Bill Maher has also enjoyed regular nominations and wins for his work on television. Both Politically Incorrect and Real Time have earned the comic successive Emmy Award nominations, with Real Time walking away with several, as well as earning worldwide praise for its cutting attacks on unpopular politics and skilled writing. If you've never seen this comic in person, it's high time you book Bill Maher tickets and experience his politically charged comedy in person. Find tickets online today for a venue near you with StubHub.