The Deal Between Netflix and the Obamas Has Been Finalized
A couple months ago, we mentioned that Netflix was trying to make a deal with President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama. That deal has now been finalized. The Obamas will produce a wide range of content including both movies and shows. In the official press release, Netflix says that the content will include, “the potential for scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries and features.” I’m not shocked at the idea of documentaries and I’m sure talk shows fall under one of those categories, but I’m interested to hear more about these scripted and unscripted series they have in mind.
Here’s what President Obama said of the deal:
Michelle Obama said this:
Ted Sarandos of Netflix offered this:
It’ll be interesting to see all the new content produced by this team up.