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About John Oliver

John Oliver served as a writer and correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" from 2006-2013. As a result of his popularity on "The Daily Show," Comedy Central asked John to write and star in his own one hour stand-up special, "Terrifying Times," which premiered in 2008 and was subsequently released on DVD. John starred in the Mike Myer's movie, "The Love Guru" and is currently appearing in a recurring role in the NBC series, "Community." John hosted his own series for Comedy Central, "John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show," where he performed stand-up along with some of his favorite comedians. John received multiple Writers Guild and Emmy nominations for his writing on "The Daily Show" and in 2009 won the Emmy Award for Best Comedy Writing in a Comedy or Variety Series.

Alongside long term writing partner Andy Zaltzman, John currently co-writes and stars in "The Bugle"; an ongoing series of satirical news podcasts, in association with The Times newspaper.... Read More »

John Oliver served as a writer and correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" from 2006-2013. As a result of his popularity on "The Daily Show," Comedy Central asked John to write and star in his own one hour stand-up special, "Terrifying Times," which premiered in 2008 and was subsequently released on DVD. John starred in the Mike Myer's movie, "The Love Guru" and is currently appearing in a recurring role in the NBC series, "Community." John hosted his own series for Comedy Central, "John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show," where he performed stand-up along with some of his favorite comedians. John received multiple Writers Guild and Emmy nominations for his writing on "The Daily Show" and in 2009 won the Emmy Award for Best Comedy Writing in a Comedy or Variety Series.

Alongside long term writing partner Andy Zaltzman, John currently co-writes and stars in "The Bugle"; an ongoing series of satirical news podcasts, in association with The Times newspaper. With Zaltzman, John has also co-written and hosted the BBC Radio 4 show "Political Animal." John has additionally written and starred in three series of "The Department" (BBC Radio 4) alongside Chris Addison and Andy Zaltzman. Further credits include "Mock the Week" (BBC Radio 2), "Bremner, Bird and Fortune" (Channel 4), "The Last Word" (More 4), "Green Wing" (Channel 4), "Chambers" (BBC 1), "People Like Us" (BBC 1), the Ardal O'Hanlon sitcom "My Hero" (BBC 1) and "Important Things With Demetri Martin" (Comedy Central). John also regularly performs his stand-up comedy act at colleges and comedy venues throughout the United States.