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Viola Davis To Play Michelle Obama In New Series!

Goodbye Annalise Keating…hello Michelle Obama! Oscar winner Viola Davis has nabbed the role of a lifetime playing former First Lady Michelle Obama. Davis will portray Obama in the anthology series First Ladies which is in development at Showtime. First Ladies is a one-hour drama that will focus on the political and personal lives of some… Read more »

Michelle Obama Joins The Essence Festival Lineup!

The annual Essence Festival has just gotten better because Michelle Obama has joined the lineup! The former First Lady will participate in a keynote conversation during the 3-day event which will be held in the Mercedez-Benz Superdome in New Orleans July 4th through 7th. “As inspiring and aspirational as it is relatable, Mrs. Obama’s story… Read more »

The Obamas Reveal New Netflix Projects!

Barack and Michelle Obama signed a major production deal with Netflix last year but little was known about what they were producing…until now. The former President and First Lady are now revealing the projects that they are working on with the streaming giant. “American Factory,” a documentary that Netflix acquired at this year’s Sundance Film… Read more »

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Michelle Obama Memoir Reaches 10 Million Copies Sold

Michelle Obama Memoir Reaches 10 Million Copies Sold Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming has sold over ten million copies so far, putting the autobiography on a record-setting pace. The book was the top seller of 2018 despite only being released in November, and is on pace to be the best-selling memoir in modern history. Obama’s book… Read more »

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Michelle Obama’s Alma Mater Naming Facility in Her Honor

Michelle Obama’s Alma Mater naming facility in her honor.  Michelle Obama’s alma mater in Chicago is honoring her in a major way. Whitney Young Magnet High School will name its new $4.3 million athletic facility after Mrs. Obama. It will be the first public facility on Chicago named after an Obama. Although Obama was not… Read more »