David Letterman’s six-episode talk show on Netflix is called My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman. The first episode, featuring former president Barack Obama, streams Friday, Jan. 12. Each episode is 60-minutes. New episodes come out monthly.
Letterman’s other guests include George Clooney, Malala Yousafzai, Jay-Z, Tina Fey and Howard Stern.
Produced by RadicalMedia and Letterman’s Worldwide Pants, Incorporated, for Netflix, each episode is centered around a person Letterman finds fascinating. Interviews take place both inside and outside a studio setting.
Letterman hosted Late Night With David Letterman on NBC from 1982 to 1993. He then shifted to CBS, where he hosted Late Show With David Letterman until 2015.
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Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.
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