Promo: Letterman’s “My Next Guest” Series

Former talk show host David Letterman is taking time out from his retirement and returning to television with “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction,” a new six-episode, 60-minute Netflix talk show series.

The trailer for the new series has arrived and teases a fairly unique structure. The first episode will be released January 12th with each subsequent episode becoming available on a monthly basis. Each episode focuses solely on one extraordinary figure whom Dave finds fascinating.

Interviews will take place inside and outside a studio setting. President Barack Obama will be Letterman’s first guest on January 12th with the interview serving as Obama‚Äôs first television talk show appearance since leaving office.

George Clooney, Malala Yousafzai, Jay-Z, Tina Fey and Howard Stern are also slated to appear in subsequent months.