‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ is a late-night talk television series that TBS airs in America every Wednesday. The talk show, which is hosted by comedian and former ‘The Daily Show’ correspondent Samantha Bee, saw Season 1 air on February 8, 2016. The 39-episode season lasted an entire year, with the finale being aired on February 8, 2017.
Created by Samantha Bee, and directed by Paul Pennolino and Andre Allen, ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ returned just days later with the 33-episode Season 2, which ran ran from February 15, 2017 to January 30, 2018. In the same month, TBS renewed the show for a third and fourth season, with Season 3 running from February 7, 2018 to January 30, 2019. Subsequently, on February 6, 2019, TBS began airing Season 4 of the show, which is expected to run till January 2020, as per the precedents set by the earlier seasons.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Cast: Who is in it?
The series is hosted and written by Samantha Bee who is the main cast of the show and the first woman to host a late-night satire TV series. A person who boasts many talents, Samantha Bee is a Canadian-American comedian, writer, producer, actress and political commentator.
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Plot: What is it about?
Unlike any other late-night show or series, ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ is not a typical talk show. Every episode brings with it a parade of celebrity guests.
Samantha Bee’s manner of reflecting on political and cultural issues, her sharp interviewing skills, and her conversations with world leaders are some of the main reasons for the success of the show, which enjoys critical acclaim. However, Bee’s political satire and addressal of many pressing issues has understandably not been well received by audiences across the political spectrum. The show has been embroiled in other controversies too.
For instance, one episode of the show had commented that OUTSET magazine writer Kyle Coddington had “Nazi hair”. However, it was later found that Coddington had cancer and was undergoing chemotherapy. While the showmakers immediately apologized and contributed to his medical expenses, Coddington refused to accept the apology.