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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 »

Michelle Obama Reveals Details Of Book Tour!

Michelle Obama is giving details of her 10-city book tour! Join me on my book tour! JOIN ME ON MY BOOK TOUR! www.becomingmichelleobama.com #IAmBecomingI’m from the South Side of Chicago. I went to Princeton and Harvard. I’m a wife, a mother, a daughter, and a sister. I’ve been a lawyer, a nonprofit leader, a hospital… Read more »

Michelle Obama Launches “When We All Vote” Initiative

Michelle Obama is stepping back into the spotlight to launch the “When We All Vote” initiative to encourage all citizens to vote. The former First Lady will be joined by some of her celebrity friends to help get the word out, and she’s produced a video to explain the initiative. To learn more about the… Read more »

Barack & Michelle Obama In Talks With Netflix To Create Shows!

Barack and Michelle Obama are reportedly in talks with Netflix to create and produce new shows for the streaming service. According to the New York Times, the former First Couple will create content aimed at featuring inspirational stories and they would also have roles behind and/or in front of the camera. There has been no… Read more »

Michelle Obama To Release Memoir!

Michelle Obama has revealed plans to release her memoir BECOMING, and she says that it will be deeply personal, emotional and intimate. Writing BECOMING has been a deeply personal experience. I talk about my roots and how a girl from the South Side found her voice. I hope my journey inspires readers to find the… Read more »

Barack & Michelle Obama Unveil Portraits!

Barack & Michelle Obama were back in the spotlight yesterday as their official portraits were unveiled at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery. The former President was excited about African-American artist Kehinde Wiley‘s depiction of him. “I tried to negotiate less gray hair, and Kehinde’s artistic integrity would not allow him to do what I asked…. Read more »

Michelle Obama Headed To Dallas!

Former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama is headed to Dallas to be a part of the #hearhere speaker series! Obama has only made a few appearances since leaving the White House a year ago with her husband former President Barack Obama. “A Conversation with Former First Lady Michelle Obama” happens March 8th… Read more »

Where Was Sasha?!!

President Barack Obama gave an incredible farewell address to the nation last night, but one face that was noticeably absent was his youngest daughter Sasha, which caused a Twitter firestorm. But there is no scandal and no need to worry, according to a senior Obama administration official, the youngest Obama was back at the White… Read more »