Desus and Mero's New Show Will Debut With Bronx Icon Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Desus Nice and the Kid Mero’s new late-night series debuts on Showtime next week, and today the network revealed the initial guest lineup. Representative Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez will have the honor of being the show’s first-ever guest for the premiere episode on Thursday, February 21, at 11 p.m., and she even filmed a quick promo with the guys to get you excited: “I am proud to announce that I will be forming an exploratory committee to be the first guest on Desus & Mero!” After AOC, the show has some other guests already locked in, including John Legend, Vince Staples, Ben Stiller, Issa Rae, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, and Pusha T. Get excited for your favorite late-night show now, because the wait is almost over.