So far, she’s interviewed Fran Lebowitz, Gloria Steinem, Eboni K. Can’t think of a more iconic way to tank your campaign. Has he … seen her work? New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang will be joining Ziwe for an interview on this week’s episode of Ziwe. Whether they come out looking good isn’t her problem. “@AndrewYang would you be interested in an interview on my show?” she tweeted with a pic of what could be. It’s the first guest for her Showtime series who was announced the old-fashioned way: Ziwe accosting them on Twitter. As an increasingly controversial political figure (from odd bodega purchases all the way to support of Israel as Palestinian civilian deaths rise), Yang is likely in for an interrogation more thorough than the process of becoming mayor would’ve been. Williams, and Rachel Lindsay. The new series that originated as a web series and went viral as an Instagram Live is known for luring in unsuspecting guests and annihilating them with Ziwe’s unique method of making them think and rethink. Photo-Illustration: Vulture; Photos by Lev Radin/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images and Showtime

Baited. “you’d be an iconic guest.” As first reported by The Wall Street Journal’s Kate Honan, Showtime has confirmed that Yang will be on Ziwe this Sunday at 11 p.m. .@AndrewYang would you be interested in an interview on my show? you’d be an iconic guest— ziwe (@ziwe) May 20, 2021


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