• Netflix's next big series is a collaboration with Barack and Michelle Obama

    5 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    While the photos might've indicated that former US President Barack Obama was enjoying his retirement from politics by water skiing and helping send his daughter off to college, he and former First Lady Michelle Obama have actually been hard at work creating a production studio called Higher Ground Productions. Turns out they'll need it as the Obamas, through Higher Ground Productions, have signed a multiyear agreement with Netflix to produce films and series for the streaming service, potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries and features. So...
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  • Apple Loses Out as Netflix Inks Content Deal With Former President Obama

    Apple Loses Out as Netflix Inks Content Deal With Former President Obama

    5 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    Former United States President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama have signed a multiyear production deal with Netflix that will see the two producing television shows and films for the service, reports The New York Times .
    Though Netflix had been in negotiations with the Obamas for several months, Apple was rumored to be interested in working with the duo had the Netflix deal fallen through. Apple has been developing a slew of original television shows, and a deal with Michelle and Barack Obama would have been a big win.
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