waffles and mochi trailer

Come for the delicious food shots, stay for Jack Black happily shouting, “Waffles! Mochi!” Waffles + Mochi has a hell of a pitch — Michelle Obama and a couple of puppets host a children’s cooking show — but despite the Mad Libs effect of that sentence, the new Netflix unscripted series looks like an utter delight. Watch the Waffles + Mochi trailer below.

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waffles and mochi

Michelle Obama is hosting a brand new children’s cooking show on Netflix, with the help of some adorable little puppets. The former first lady is launching Waffles + Mochi, a 10-episode series that aims to introduce children to food from all around the world.

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becoming trailer

Michelle Obama is embarking on a journey down memory lane, and a 34-city tour where she connects with minority communities to empower and inspire them. And if seeing the former First Lady in-person wasn’t enough to inspire people, the trailer for Becoming certainly will. The upcoming documentary produced for Netflix offers a rousing look at Michelle Obama as she returns to her roots in the south side of Chicago and uses her experiences to help others. Watch the Becoming trailer below.

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becoming first look

Michelle Obama is the subject of Netflix’s Becoming, a new documentary that promises an intimate look into the former First Lady’s life. Instead of a normal trailer, Netflix has released a first look that shows a scene from the doc, where Mrs. Obama says, “So little of who I am happened in those eight years [that Barack Obama was president], so much more of who I was…happened before.”

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Crip Camp trailer

Crip Camp debuted at this year’s Sundance Film Festival and became a big hit at the fest, winning the Audience Award for documentaries and earning a 100% Rotten Tomatoes rating from reviewers. The Netflix film, which is executive produced by former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama, is a documentary about “a ramshackle summer camp for teenagers with disabilities” and how its visitors were inspired to fight for civil rights for the disabled in America. Check out the first trailer below.
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Exit West

Barack and Michelle Obama have reportedly found their next producing project. The duo will team up with Anthony and Joe Russo (Avengers: Endgame) to produce Exit West, a feature film adaptation of author Mohsin Hamid’s bestselling novel, and Riz Ahmed (The Night OfRogue One: A Star Wars Story, Nightcrawler) is currently attached to star. Here’s what we know so far. Read More »

the fifth risk

Earlier this year, we learned that former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama had struck a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce multiple TV shows and films for the streaming giant. Now we may have just learned that their first project will be a Trump-inspired civics lesson.

The Obamas’ first Netflix series will reportedly be an adaptation of Michael Lewis’ book The Fifth Risk, which takes a hard look at the chaotic transition from the Obama administration to the Trump administration.

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obamas netflix deal

When things seem low, Netflix goes high. President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have officially entered a multi-year “storytelling partnership” with the streaming service to produce multiple movies and TV shows. This Netflix deal potentially includes scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and feature films.

Yes, you heard that right: scripted series. Buddy-comedy starring President Obama and Vice President Biden, here we come!

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obama netflix

The Obamas can soon add TV producers to their long, distinguished resumes.

Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama are reportedly in talks to produce a series of TV shows for Netflix. The number of shows and episodes are not get confirmed, but will focus on sharing inspirational stories with the streaming service’s 118 million subscribers around the world.

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