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Obamas Reteam With Chris Nee for Netflix’s ‘We the People’

Chris Nee, the award-winning creator of Doc McStuffins and Vampirina, is reteaming with Barack and Michelle Obama on We the People, a series of animated music videos that contain lessons in…

Damon Weaver, Kid Reporter Who Interviewed Obama at White House, Dies at 23

The student reporter who gained national acclaim when he interviewed President Barack Obama at the White House in 2009 has died of natural causes, his family says. Damon Weaver was 23 when he…

NAACP Image Awards: ‘Black-ish,’ Beyonce, ‘Soul’ Score Most Wins in Non-Televised Ceremonies

Other top winners from the five nights of virtual presentations ahead of Saturday's live show include Barack Obama, 'Insecure,' and the late Chadwick Boseman, who was honored for his role in 'Da 5…

Former Presidents Obama, Clinton Could Tip Scales in Doc Oscar Race

The 586 members of the Academy's documentary branch are being lobbied by some heavy hitters as they weigh which of 15 shortlisted doc features deserve to make their list of five Oscar nominees.

Netflix, Obamas’ Higher Ground to Release Kevin Hart’s ‘Fatherhood’

 The streamer acquired Sony feature will hit the service on June 18.

PGA Awards: Obama Episode of ‘The Shop,’ ‘Animaniacs’ Among Sports, Kids TV Nominees

The guild also announced nominees for best short-form program for 2021.

Barack Obama, Bruce Springsteen Launch Spotify Podcast

'Renegades: Born in the USA' will tackle topics including race, fatherhood, marriage and the state of America.

Spotify Adds Former Obama White House Official Mona Sutphen to Board

From 2009 to 2011, she served as deputy chief of staff for policy for Obama, who has a podcasting deal with the audio streamer.

Barack and Michelle Obama’s Higher Ground Sets 6 Projects at Netflix

The slate includes Riz Ahmed starrer 'Exit West,' a YA series centered on a Native girl and a feature film about mountaineer Tenzing Norgay.

Obama Responds to Criticism Over “Snappy Slogans” Remark: “Everyone Has Different Roles to Play”

Barack Obama responded to criticism of his remark that political candidates risk losing support when they turn to "snappy slogans" like "defund the police" during an appearance on The Daily Show with…

Barack Obama on How the Fundamental Character of Joe Biden is What America Needs After “So Much Division and Anger”

Former president Barack Obama appeared as a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Friday, where he discussed the fundamental characteristics of President-elect Joe Biden that are exactly…

Barack Obama Says Joe Biden Will Help “Lower the Temperature” After Trump Presidency

In the second part of his sit-down with Stephen Colbert on 'A Late Show,' former president Barack Obama discussed the challenges in store for Biden and reflected on his presidency.