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Obama on Netflix? It's reportedly in the works.

Obama on Netflix? It's reportedly in the works.
From Mashable - March 8, 2018

You could soon be watching Netflix Originals commissioned by Barack and Michelle Obama.

According to a report by The New York Times, the former president and first lady are in "advanced negotiations" with the streaming giant to produce a series of shows.

The proposed deal, the Times reports, would see Netflix paying the Obamas to commission exclusive content, which would "highlight inspirational stories." Exactly how many shows and episodes we can expect, whether these will be documentaries, mini-series or otherwise, has not yet been confirmed.

How much the Obamas will be paid is also still unclear.

Netflix currently boasts 117 million members in over 190 countriesquite the robust platform for the already social media-dominant Obamas to potentially leverage.

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