The former First Lady of USA Michelle Obama is now sharing her views with us. Netflix announced a brand new infotainment about her and Nadia Hallgren directed it. As a Primary Lady, Michelle focused on social issues like poverty, healthy living, and education. While after her presidential time, she is on the track for social reformation.
About The Documentary
The documentary is called ‘Becoming’. In 2018, Michelle Obama released a memoir of the same name. The documentary will cover the untold history of Obamas’ life from the memoir. And also will give a glimpse of behind the scene look of her book promoting tour to 34 cities.
In the 2018 memoir, Michelle discussed her various life events with us. She discussed her childhood how it shaped her, her childhood in Chicago and her living in the White House. Therefore the documentary will extend the plot to the untold stories from the memoir.
Well, Netflix and Higher Ground announced the film just now. But we hope to see this soon. The documentary set to release on Wednesday 6th May, 2020. The official trailer of the documentary released already. Have a look at the trailer right here.
Former President Obama About “Becoming”
After announcing the release, Barrack Obama made a statement about the documentary. He recalls the book tour days. How they spent the time travellings to cities, connecting with people. How they shared the same common, deep ideas with people. At the end, he added, ” We processed the past and imagined a better future. In talking about the idea of ‘Becoming’, many of us dared to say our hopes out loud.
Michelle Obama And Barack Obama In Entertainment Industry
In May, 2018 Michelle and Barack Obama signed a multiplayer agreement with Netflix. So, they have their production company ‘Higher Ground Production’ working for it. The production aims to create diverse content. That will include scripted series, unscripted series, documentaries, features, etc.
Also, they associate with Spotify to create a podcast for the streaming platform in June 2019.