It is unclear when the interview was filmed but Netflix said it will air "later this year" in the form of a standalone special.
Likely the two men will address the war that has been going on in Ukraine since February when Russia invaded the country. Zelensky has conducted interviews with television stations and publications since it occurred, hoping to bring awareness to his country.
Letterman started his Netflix show in 2018 after leaving late-night cable television in 2015 after hosting late night shows for 33 years.
He kicked off My Next Guest Needs No Introduction by interviewing former president Barack Obama. Across four seasons and one special, Letterman has interviewed other notable people like musician Billie Eilish, actor Will Smith, rapper Kanye West, and more.
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