US late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert has taken to social media about his catch up with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
On Friday afternoon, a selfie of the pair was posted to his Twitter account.
"Just hanging out in Auckland with the PM," Colbert wrote.
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He went on to say Ardern had "appointed me President of New Zealand!"
Earlier on Friday, The Spinoff editor, Toby Manhire, snapped a picture of the pair, along with comedian Alice Snedden, having a chat outside the Morningside Precinct in Auckland.
A Tourism NZ spokesperson said they are working with The Late Show to produce a series of segments that will be broadcast in November.
Colbert and Ardern had long been planning The Late Show host's trip to Aotearoa.