Obama to sit with Stephen Colbert for interview

Former President Obama is returning to the late-night TV circuit for an interview with Stephen ColbertStephen Tyrone ColbertColbert asks Republicans 'have you had enough?' in live show after Capitol violence Late-night hosts announce plans to discuss Capitol violence Abrams makes final-day plea to Georgia voters: 'I'm counting on you' MORE to promote his new book.

The ex-commander in chief will chat with the "Late Show" host in-person in Washington for an interview airing next week, CBS announced Tuesday.

The appearance will be "the only in-person interview Mr. Obama does for late night television," the network said in a statement.

Obama has been on a publicity tour plugging his new memoir, "A Promised Land," which was released Tuesday.

It's not the first time the 44th president has sat down with Colbert, who's been one of the fiercest critics of President TrumpDonald TrumpCIA chief threatened to resign over push to install Trump loyalist as deputy: report Azar in departure letter says Capitol riot threatens to 'tarnish' administration's accomplishments Justice Dept. argues Trump should get immunity from rape accuser's lawsuit MORE on the late-night TV landscape. Obama made his only other "Late Show" appearance in 2016, just weeks before the presidential election.