John Oliver's HBO Series Gets Name, April Premiere

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February 12, 2014 AT 9:26 AM
John Oliver has settled on the format of his HBO series. The network announced Wednesday that Last Week Tonight With John Oliver will debut Sunday, April 27. Oliver, who signed off of The Daily Show in December after making a deal with HBO in November, had expressed some indecision about the format of his show. Speaking with reporters in January he did offer this: "It will be me making fun of things.