HBO is probably home to more shows that double as cultural phenomena than any other network in history. But it’s also home to Last Week Tonight, the mildly popular news and commentary program hosted by John Oliver, and the show’s new season 4 promo that pokes fun at that very disparity.
I’m now torn between wanting to tell you exactly what and who are in that Last Week Tonight promo, and letting you discover it for yourself. Suffice it to say, if you consider yourself even mildly conversant in HBO’s current slate of programming, the teaser has some fun in store for you, particularly in its final segment.
It will take you less than a minute and a half to see exactly what secrets the season 4 teaser for Last Week Tonight holds by watching it below. And the new season of the show can be seen on HBO starting on February 2nd at 11 PM.
Here’s the teaser: