Obama gives dancing tips in first clip of Letterman's new show

11 January, 2018, 09:31 | Author: Laverne Higgins
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The inaugural episode of the Netflix talk show, "My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman", features a light chat with the former USA president that the streaming service previewed on Wednesday. "Then Sasha pulls me up, which surprises me because she always mocks my dancing".

The former president self-deprecatingly talks about his dancing "dad moves" in sharing an anecdote involving Prince, explaining how he has to be careful to "stay in the pocket" instead of pushing it a little too much. "And Prince asked Sasha [Obama's daughter] to come up and dance - and she's an excellent dancer", he said, in conversation with Letterman.

Obama says he uses his "dad moves".

The former president then reveals to Letterman the key to dancing as a parent, which he calls "staying in the pocket".

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The Golden Globe Awards 2018 saw late night show host Seth Meyers do the much-expected - address "the elephant not in the room". Meyers also took time to tee off on disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein , who, of course, was not in attendance.


While the show doesn't air until January 12, with new episodes to be released every month, Netflix has released a promo that has us excited for the full episode.

Meanwhile, the beard - you know which one and on whom - remains long and snow-white.

David Letterman's next guest needs no introduction. Other guests who are on schedule to appear include George Clooney, Howard Stern, Tina Fey, Malala Yousafzai and Jay-Z, Netflix said.

The monthly talk show will see Letterman interview an impressive lineup of influential guests. The setting is relaxed and informal - think "Inside the Actors Studio" as opposed to "Late Show with David Letterman". The show will premiere on Netflix on Friday.

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