Ex-US President Barack Obama talks with Netflix about to launch its own show. On 8 March the newspaper the New York Times reported, citing informed sources.
It is assumed that the video service will pay Obama and his wife Michelle for the “exclusive content” available only on the streaming platform. The transaction amount was not disclosed. The number of episodes and their format is unknown.
According to sources, Obama does not plan to use Netflix for discussions with President Donald trump or conservative critics. Obama wants to be the producer of the show, which will show “inspiring stories”.
Intended themes have become key issues of the Obama presidency â€“ health care, immigration policy, voting rights, climate change. Michelle Obama, in turn, can transmit about proper nutrition, says the publication.
In addition to Netflix, the interest in cooperation with the ex-President allegedly expressed Apple and Amazon.