His new live weekly show, "Amazon Fishbowl With Bill Maher," debuts Thursday night on Amazon.com. Guests include the Dixie Chicks, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges and author Dean Koontz.
The show, which Maher called the "top-shelf television-style programming", will appear Thursdays through August 17. Each 30-minute episode will feature interviews and performances with artists whose wares are available for sale on the Web site.
Speaking on the new set, Maher himself commented "To hold forth with the industry's very best actors, directors, musicians, authors - I'm thrilled to be on the cutting edge of this". Some other notable names listed as the show's future guests are John Mayer, Nelly Furtado and Augusten Burroughs.