NEW YORK-MAY 21: David Letterman attends the 75th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street on May 21, 2016 in New York City.

David Letterman is coming back to your TV. He has signed a deal with Netflix for at least six shows in which he'll conduct in-depth interviews along with "in-the-field segments expressing his curiosity and humor," per a Netflix release picked up by the New York Times

The format is still being developed, but Variety reports that at least some of the interviews were expected to be conducted in front of an audience. 

"I feel excited and lucky to be working on this project for Netflix," Letterman, 70, said in a statement. 

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