Journalists have received heat for giving bad people a platform – so Colbert asks Stone if he did that with Putin.
Political satirist and comedian Stephen Colbert asked the controversial filmmaker blunt questions on Monday about his upcoming documentary series on Showtime ‘The Putin Interviews’.
‘You’ve spent 20 hours with this guy and you’ve gotten a little heat’ Colbert said to Stone to kick off the interview.
‘People have said that you are being too cozy with him – that you believe him too easily.
What do you say to people who say that your’s is a fawning interview of a brutal dictator?’