Watch ‘Ziwe’ Showtime Series Premiere Online for Free

Watch Ziwe Showtime Series Online

Instagram sensation and comic Ziwe Fumudoh is making the jump to a late night variety talk show host on Showtime named appropriately, Ziwe. The premiere episode will feature guest Fran Lebowitz and debut on Sunday, May 9th 2021 at 11/10c.

Find out how to watch the Ziwe premiere online free without cable by using one of these trusted streaming services.

Amazon Prime

Our first choice to watch Ziwe online without cable is by taking advantage of a 7-day free trial of Showtime via Amazon Prime. Members can jump straight in to start streaming the Ziwe premiere episode tonight without spending for a full subscription, as well as past episodes.

No cable or satellite subscription is required to join and enjoy this free Showtime offer. The Showtime monthly price of $10.99 will activate once the trial completes; however, you are free to cancel the trial at any time before the week is up. If you do, be sure to look around and binge some other great Showtime originals like Homeland.

No Amazon Prime? No Problem!

If you aren’t an Amazon Prime member then there’s still a path to follow. Simply signup for a free 30-day trial of Prime, then add the Prime Channels with Showtime free trial on top of it to stream Ziwe episodes for free and test out other great Showtime originals.


You can also add Showtime as an add-on with a Hulu Live TV subscription. The big benefit here is that Hulu offers 50 hours of DVR Cloud storage so you can watch Ziwe live or save it for later. Sign up for Hulu Live TV to enjoy one of the most popular online streaming services available today.

Ziwe Show Preview

The official Showtime synopsis for Instagrammer Ziwe reads:

“Writer, comedian and performer, Ziwe, brings her singular, riotously funny, no-holds-barred brand to SHOWTIME with her new eponymous late-night variety show, ZIWE.

ZIWE is the riotously funny, new variety series from writer (Desus & Mero), comedian and internet sensation (Baited), Ziwe. A no-holds-barred mix of iconic musical numbers, interviews and sketches that challenge America’s discomfort with race, politics, & other cultural issues.

Ziwe is a comedian, writer, and actress based in Brooklyn. She took the internet by storm with her provocative and hilarious interviews on Instagram Live with Caroline Calloway, Alison Roman, Rose McGowan, and Jeremy O. Harris. She was a Story Editor on DICKINSON for Apple and voiced roles on CBS All Access’ TOONING OUT THE NEWS and Showtime’s OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT. She previously wrote on Showtime’s DESUS AND MERO, The Onion and THE RUNDOWN WITH ROBIN THEDE. 

The first episode description reads:

“Ziwe discusses the phenomenon of white women with interview guest Fran Lebowitz and hosts a focus group for real women named ‘Karen’. Musical guest: Ziwe. Season premiere.”

Additional Ziwe Showtime series episodes will premiere on subsequent Sunday nights in the same 11/10c time slot.

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