Bill Simmons’ new HBO talk show premieres next week, and the guests on the first episode will be Oscar winner Ben Affleck and former NBA great Charles Barkley, The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports.
“Any Given Wednesday with Bill Simmons” is set to debut Wednesday, June 22. The weekly show airs at 10 p.m.
“Barkley will appear in Simmons’ first segment, where the conversation is more centered on a given topic,” THR notes. “Affleck will follow as a solo interview, which is expected to last 10 to 12 minutes.”