Former US President and First Lady Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have signed a deal with Netflix.
According to the new deal, the former first couple will produce a series of Television shows and films for the streaming service. Netflix did not reveal the number of years that the couple will be producing content for Netflix but described the deal as a multi-year agreement. The content will include unscripted series, documentaries, features and scripted series.
Barack Obama had given a statement saying, “One of the simple joys of our time in public service was getting to meet so many fascinating people from all walks of life, and to help them share their experiences with a wider audience. That's why Michelle and I are so excited to partner with Netflix – we hope to cultivate and curate the talented, inspiring, creative voices who are able to promote greater empathy and understanding between peoples, and help them share their stories with the entire world”.
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