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The Jim Jefferies Show

The Jim Jefferies Show is here to shake up the humdrum formula of the political late-night show. Jim tackles the news of the day with no-bullshit candor, piercing insight and a uniquely Aussie viewpoint.


About The Jim Jefferies Show

The Jim Jefferies Show is here to shake up the humdrum formula of the political late-night show. Jim tackles the news of the day with no-bullshit candor, piercing insight and a uniquely Aussie viewpoint.

TV Show Information

Year of Release: 2017
Country: us
Last Updated: Monday 22 April, 2019
Minutes per Episode: 22
Genre: comedy / talk-show
Rating: 6,8/10
Season(s): 3
Network: Comedy Central (US)
TV Show Status: returning series
Releasing Episodes: Tuesday on 22:30
Likes: 93

Episode Overview

Season: 1
Episode: 1 - Worldwide Racism
Released: 07 June 2017
Description: Jim kicks off his first show by highlighting President Trump's affection for dictators, tackling racism in the U.S. and investigating Holland's "Black Pete" tradition.
Episode: 10 - Charlottesville White Supremacist Rally
Released: 16 August 2017
Description: Jim addresses the violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, VA, explores the Confederate monument debate and unpacks President Trump's new immigration policy.
Episode: 11 - Jim's Police Ride-Along
Released: 20 September 2017
Description: Jim goes on a ride-along with police in the U.K., takes aim at Hurricane Harvey's wannabe vigilantes and sits down with the mayor who created "Anti-Jim Jefferies Day."
Episode: 12 - Trump's Anti-NFL Freak Out
Released: 27 September 2017
Description: Jim examines President Trump's beef with protesting athletes, highlights the scourge of traumatic brain injuries among NFL players and discusses health care with Andy Slavitt.
Episode: 13 - Trump's Bungled Puerto Rico Response
Released: 04 October 2017
Description: Jim highlights Trump's tone-deaf reaction to Hurricane Maria, breaks down the administration's spate of travel scandals, and talks free speech with the Insane Clown Posse.
Episode: 14 - Hawaii's One-Party System
Released: 11 October 2017
Description: Jim looks at ISIS's desperate attempt to take credit for the Las Vegas shooting, the Hawaiian GOP's internal divide and America's laughably outdated banking system.
Episode: 15 - Trump's Congressional Twitter Troll
Released: 18 October 2017
Description: Jim challenges men to do better after the Harvey Weinstein scandal, chats with a congressman popular for taunting the president, and examines Russia's two-way propaganda.
Episode: 16 - America's Opioid Epidemic
Released: 25 October 2017
Description: Jim highlights the growing opioid epidemic in the U.S., examines binge-drinking on college campuses and sits down with "The Death of Expertise" author Tom Nichols.
Episode: 17 - After School Satan Club
Released: 01 November 2017
Description: Jim delves into the Mueller indictments, tries to help a struggling after-school club run by Satanist, and rips the GOP's too-late response to Donald Trump.
Episode: 18 - Mark Cuban vs. Donald Trump
Released: 08 November 2017
Description: Jim updates some conveniently forgotten news stories, examines the Trump administration's discriminatory religious liberty guidelines and pitches an invention to Mark Cuban.
Episode: 19 - Roy Moore's Sexual Assault Allegations
Released: 15 November 2017
Description: Jim examines the GOP's reluctance to drop accused child molester Roy Moore from the Senate ballot and talks with Rob Reiner about sexual harassment in Hollywood and beyond.
Episode: 2 - Unpacking Impeachment
Released: 14 June 2017
Description: Jim gives his take on Qatar's sudden isolation in the Middle East, examines the process of impeachment in the U.S. and pays a visit to Melania Trump's hometown in Slovenia.
Episode: 20 - Let's Talk About Guns
Released: 22 November 2017
Description: Jim discusses gun control with the former Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden, then joins him at a shooting range to figure out why Americans love firearms so much.
Episode: 3 - Criminal Injustice
Released: 21 June 2017
Description: Jim reacts to Bill Cosby's mistrial, chats with Azerbaijan Ambassador Elin Suleymanov and weighs in on the prevalence of capital punishment in the U.S.
Episode: 4 - Health Care Unhinged
Released: 28 June 2017
Description: Jim discusses the U.S. Senate Republicans' health care bill and talks to the right-wing Australian senator Pauline Hanson.
Episode: 5 - Understanding the First Amendment
Released: 12 July 2017
Description: Jim highlights major vacancies in U.S. government agencies, chats with a group of conspiracy theorists and explores dicey First Amendment issues.
Episode: 6 - America's Age Of Unenlightenment
Released: 19 July 2017
Description: Before the sea swallows him, Jim Jefferies tackles climate change and the grave condition of Australia's – and the world's – largest natural treasure, the Great Barrier Reef.
Episode: 7 - Trophy Hunter Takedown
Released: 26 July 2017
Description: Jim Jefferies chats with former CIA operations officer and co-founder of Stand Up Republic Evan McMullin.
Episode: 8 - The Fight for LGBT Military Rights
Released: 02 August 2017
Description: Jim offers much-needed branding advice to the Democratic Party, gives a rundown of the history of anti-LGBTQ discrimination in the U.S. military and chats with Evan McMullin.
Episode: 9 - The Threat of Nuclear War
Released: 09 August 2017
Description: Jim breaks down the possibility of a nuclear war with North Korea, examines the arguments against euthanasia and chats with fellow comedian Bill Burr.
Season: 2
Episode: 1 - Jim Attends The March For Our Lives
Released: 28 March 2018
Description: Jim looks at GOP attempts to ignore the gun debate, attends a March For Our Lives rally and explains why teens are so successful at advocating for gun control.
Episode: 10 - The Sex Robot Revolution
Released: 30 May 2018
Description: Jim questions the public demand for insincere apologies, meets a scientist at the forefront of sex robot technology, and weights the pros and cons of gene editing.
Episode: 11 - Jordan Peterson & Sarah Silverman
Released: 20 June 2018
Description: Jim examines the president's penchant for picking fights with U.S. allies, sits down with controversial lecturer Jordan Peterson and talks free speech with Sarah Silverman.
Episode: 12 - The Crisis at the US - Mexico Border
Released: 27 June 2018
Description: Jim slams President Trump's immigration policies, talks with a former social worker who's seen their effects and explains why Russia is an inhospitable World Cup host.
Episode: 13 - Judging the Supreme Court
Released: 11 July 2018
Description: Jim questions the wisdom of having a Supreme Court, examines Scott Pruitt’s environmentally destructive last act as EPA chief and investigates the state of Irish drinking.
Episode: 14 - America's Number One
Released: 18 July 2018
Description: Jim questions America's obsession with greatness, tackles toxic masculinity, chats with the king of curmudgeon comedians, Bill Burr, and gives his thoughts on FIFA's protest over TV cameras ogling the female spectators.
Episode: 15 - Comic-Con's Diversity Problem
Released: 25 July 2018
Description: Jim explores reports of Amazon's questionable workplace conditions, breaks down America's love of billionaires and unravels the backlash against comic diversity at Comic-Con.
Episode: 16 - America Reaches Peak Outrage
Released: 01 August 2018
Description: Jim breaks down the consequences of controversial tweets from the past, questions why Americans are so unhappy and explores the growing movement to end circumcision.
Episode: 17 - The 1D Brain Behind 3D-Printed Guns
Released: 08 August 2018
Description: Jim explores the debate over 3D-printed guns, breaks down the TSA's plans to relax airport security and sits down with Representative Barbara Lee.
Episode: 18 - Life During Trump's Topsy-Turvy Presidency
Released: 15 August 2018
Description: Jim recaps the alt-right's Unite the Right 2 rally, unpacks Donald Trump's chaotic presidency and responds to suggestions that he should stop talking about politics.
Episode: 19 - What is QAnon?
Released: 22 August 2018
Description: Jim questions the logic behind modern marriage, breaks down America's tradition of tipping in the service industry and chats with QAnon experts.
Episode: 20 - Jim's Deep Dive Into Religion
Released: 29 August 2018
Description: Jim unpacks the Trump administration's religious liberty task force, gets insight from religious followers worldwide and chats with a diverse group of religious leaders.
Episode: 21 - Nike's Ad Campaign Stirs Up Controversy
Released: 19 September 2018
Description: Jim breaks down Nike's controversial ad campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick, describes Hollywood's diversity problem and takes a ride with Amsterdam police officers.
Episode: 22 - Republicans Stand By Brett Kavanaugh
Released: 26 September 2018
Description: Jim questions the GOP's unwavering support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, dissects America's obsession with work and meets a nudist fighting for religious freedom.
Episode: 23 - America's Racist Criminal Justice System
Released: 03 October 2018
Description: Jim breaks down California's attempt to reform the cash bail system, looks at the racial disparities in criminal sentencing and gets insight into the 2018 midterm elections.
Episode: 24 - The Exploitation of Victimhood
Released: 10 October 2018
Description: Jim looks at Brett Kavanaugh's self-proclaimed victimhood, British knowledge of American politics and the idiocy of gender reveal parties.
Episode: 25 - The Downward Spiral of Climate Change
Released: 17 October 2018
Description: Jim explains why Americans struggle to address climate change, looks at the decline of the recycling industry and talks to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar about athlete activism.
Episode: 26 - Why Healthy Living Is Impossible
Released: 24 October 2018
Description: Jim looks at society's obsession with beauty, explains why having a completely healthy lifestyle is impossible and proposes constitutional amendment amendments.
Episode: 27 - How Right Wing Rhetoric Leads to Violence
Released: 31 October 2018
Description: Jim looks at the connection between President Trump's rhetoric and recent violent attacks, scrutinizes smart home technology and delves into the effects of spanking kids.
Episode: 28 - Third-Party Debate: The Best of the Rest
Released: 07 November 2018
Description: Jim explains why you probably didn't vote in the midterms, sends a team of correspondents to change minds at Politicon and hosts a debate for third-party longshots.
Episode: 29 - Trump Wages War Against Journalists
Released: 14 November 2018
Description: Jim weighs the challenges of living on Mars, sits down with CNN political analyst April Ryan and questions why Americans use so much paper.
Episode: 3 - Scott Pruitt's Biggest Scandal
Released: 11 April 2018
Description: Jim breaks down the Oklahoma teachers' strike, tries desperately to get Noel Gallagher to like him and examines EPA chief Scott Pruitt's religious worldview.
Episode: 30 - Jim Becomes a U.S. Citizen
Released: 21 November 2018
Description: Jim profiles the journey of immigrants preparing to become U.S. citizens, takes the oath with them and offers a sneak peek at his new, more Americanized show.
Episode: 4 - Comey's Nasty Little Tell-all
Released: 18 April 2018
Description: Jim questions President Trump's motives for bombing Syria, breaks down former FBI Chief James Comey's gossipy memoir and sits down with "Rampage" star Malin Akerman.
Episode: 5 - Ireland's Abortion Ban
Released: 25 April 2018
Description: Jim proposes a test for curbing overpopulation, heads across the pond to challenge Ireland's draconian abortion laws and meets a teacher with controversial views on slavery.
Episode: 6 - Questioning Trump's North Korea Strategy
Released: 02 May 2018
Description: Jim has questions about the seemingly positive developments out of North Korea and South Korea, examines the toxic culture of "incels" and checks in with his weatherman.
Episode: 7 - The Exploitation of NFL Cheerleaders
Released: 09 May 2018
Description: Jim looks at all the ways the NFL mistreats its cheerleaders, chats with Carol Burnett about the state of comedy and refutes conservative hysteria over asylum-seekers.
Episode: 8 - Learning About the Royal Family
Released: 16 May 2018
Description: Jim explains why torture is simply wrong, seeks answers about the British Royal family and looks for a middle ground between helicopter parenting and neglect.
Episode: 9 - Why Scared White People Keep Calling 911
Released: 23 May 2018
Description: Jim breaks down a recent wave of racial profiling incidents, chats with comedian W. Kamau Bell about being profiled and looks at how bogus support animals undermine real ones.
Season: 3
Episode: 1 - The Rise of White Nationalism
Released: 20 March 2019
Description: Jim explains how the internet radicalizes white nationalists like the shooter in New Zealand, visits Australia's anti-immigration border fence and examines public shaming.
Episode: 2 - The Hidden Dangers of Vast Nuclear Arsenals
Released: 27 March 2019
Description: Jim examines the many flaws in America's nuclear weapon stockpile, takes a critical look at doomsday-prepping advice and sits down with North Korean defectors.
Episode: 3 - How Chicago Became Central to the Gun Debate
Released: 03 April 2019
Description: Jim looks at the rise of the NRA as a lobbying group, visits Chicago to see how the city became a proxy in the gun-control debate and tries to save after-school programs.
Episode: 4 - The Extra Hurdles for Trans Athletes
Released: 10 April 2019
Description: Jim looks at the discriminatory barriers trans athletes face, sits down with a transgender scientist and marathoner, and examines the state of LGBTQ rights in Thailand.
Episode: 5 - Jim Goes on an Anti-poaching Safari
Released: 17 April 2019
Description: Jim explains why zoos are a good thing, goes on patrol with an anti-poaching task force and sticks up for an underappreciated member of the animal kingdom.