David Let­ter­man headed back to talk TV with Net­flix se­ries

Cape Breton Post - - Entertainment -

NEW YORK — David Let­ter­man, who said good­bye to his long-run­ning talk show two years ago, will say hello to TV again with a new show for Net­flix.

Net­flix an­nounced Tues­day that the six-episode se­ries has Let­ter­man com­bin­ing two pri­mary in­ter­ests: in­depth con­ver­sa­tions and inthe-field seg­ments sparked by his cu­rios­ity and hu­mour. In each hour-long episode, Let­ter­man will con­duct a long-form con­ver­sa­tion with a sin­gle guest and ex­plore top­ics of his own out­side the stu­dio.

The se­ries, not yet ti­tled, is set to pre­miere in 2018.

In 33 years on late-night tele­vi­sion, Let­ter­man hosted 6,028 episodes of NBC’s “Late Night’’ and CBS’ “Late Show,’’ and is the long­est-run­ning late-night broad­caster in Amer­i­can his­tory.

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