High Tech > TechnologyNews

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

27 days ago   |   By TechRadar

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...
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle's next act: TV deal with Netflix

Barack and Michelle's next act: TV deal with Netflix

27 days ago   |   By Reuters

LOS ANGELES - Former U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle Obama, have struck a deal to produce films and series for Netflix Inc, the streaming service said on Monday, giving the former first couple a powerful and unprecedented platform to shape their post-White House legacy.
Read more ...

 

Netflix and Obamas pen multi-year deal for original content

Netflix and Obamas pen multi-year deal for original content

27 days ago   |   By SlashGear

Netflix has penned a new multi-year agreement with President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama, the company has announced. The deal allows the Obamas to produce “a diverse mix of content” for the streaming company, possibly including documentaries, scripted and unscripted shows, feature pieces, and more. Netflix announced the news today, explaining that the Obamas will produce a variety of content...
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama signed a deal to produce Netflix shows

Barack and Michelle Obama signed a deal to produce Netflix shows

27 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

This past March, a report surfaced suggesting that former President Barack Obama might get his own show on Netflix. Though initial details were light, it was widely assumed that the program would be something akin to a modified talk show insofar that it would provide Obama with an opportunity to connect with the public on any number of pertinent issues.
A few months later, Obama and Netflix have officially signed on the dotted line. And interestingly enough, the deal with Netflix is much broader in scope than most people were anticipating. According to Netflix, both Barack and Michelle...
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama to produce content for Netflix

27 days ago   |   By Reuters

LOS ANGELES - Former U.S. President Barack Obama and wife Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement with Netflix Inc to produce films and series, the online streaming company said on Monday.
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama sign production deal with Netflix

27 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Another big deal for Netflix: Former U.S. President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have reached an agreement to produce films and series for the streaming service.
The New York Times first reported in March that the Obamas were in “advanced negotiations” with Netflix. The goal, supposedly, was less about criticizing the Trump Administration or promoting any specific political message, and more about highlighting inspirational stories.
Netflix's official announcement makes it sound like that continues to be what the Obamas have in mind, with Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos describing...
Read more ...

 

Netflix inks multi-year production agreement with the Obamas

27 days ago   |   By Engadget

The 44th President and First Lady are getting into the entertainment business. According to an announcement by Netflix's Twitter account Monday morning, "President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce fi...
Read more ...

 

Netflix mints Barack and Michelle Obama as new media moguls - CNET

27 days ago   |   By CNET

Movies, documentaries, and shows - oh my. Barack and Michelle Obama's deal with Netflix will bring multiple programs to the service worldwide.
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama will produce films and TV shows for Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama will produce films and TV shows for Netflix

27 days ago   |   By The Verge

President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will begin producing content for Netflix under their company Higher Ground Productions. According to Netflix , the two will create “a diverse mix of content, including the potential for scripted series, unscripted series, docuseries, documentaries, and features.”
Rumors about a possible Obama-Netflix partnership have been circulating since March. In a prepared statement, President Obama says he and Michelle are partnering with Netflix to better share the experiences of others. “We hope to cultivate and curate the talented...
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama land a multi-year Netflix production deal

27 days ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Former US President Barack Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama are coming to Netflix. In a tweet on 21 May, Netflix formally announced a multi-year production deal with the former president and the former first lady. The agreement includes "films and series for Netflix, potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features". The couple even formed Higher Ground Productions to produce content for Netflix, the streaming service also announced.
President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce...
Read more ...

 

Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to make original shows and movies

Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to make original shows and movies

27 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce original shows and movies for the company, Netflix announced on Monday.
The deal will potentially include "scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features," the company said in a tweet.
President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama have entered into a multi-year agreement to produce films and series for Netflix, potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features. - Netflix US May 21, 2018
The New...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   TechnologyNews      Archive      Business      Entertainment      Netflix      President Obama      Barack Obama      Netflix      Media      Michelle obama      Twitter      Av      Barackobama      Documentary      Entertainment      Internet      Obama      Series  


Google expands its shopping clout with JD.com partnership

Google expands its shopping clout with JD.com partnership

Still don't think Google is out to get Amazon? Just take a look at its most recent “strategic partnership”. The search giant has just inked a deal with one of China's biggest... Read more ...

Siri dans des enceintes autres que le HomePod ? Sonos est intéressé !

Siri dans des enceintes autres que le HomePod ? Sonos est intéressé !

Et si l'assistant vocal numérique de Apple Siri se retrouvait intégré dans d'autres enceintes que le HomePod? Sonos se dit en tout cas très intéressé par l'idée. Read more ...

Modern Love: Amazon commande une nouvelle comédie romantique

Modern Love:  Amazon commande une nouvelle comédie romantique

La série télévisée Modern Love de John Carney se voit commander une première saison par le service vidéo du géant américain de l'e-commerce. Read more ...

Facebook is going to stop advertising gun holsters and other firearm...

Facebook is going to stop advertising gun holsters and other firearm accessories to children

Facebook has announced it is introducing a new age restriction on weapon accessory adverts. Advertisers promoting gun and other weapon accessories, such as holsters, will have... Read more ...

Les jeunes fuient de plus en plus Facebook

Les jeunes fuient de plus en plus Facebook

L'étude réalisée par l'institut Reuters est riche d'enseignements : on constate le recul de Facebook pour ce qui est de s'informer, au profit de messageries privées comme... Read more ...

NASA's Opportunity Rover is stuck in a giant dust storm - can she make it?

NASA's Opportunity Rover is stuck in a giant dust storm - can she make it?

A massive dust storm that is about the size of our continent has shrouded Mars, and has covered Opportunity for the last seven days. Not only is much of the planet in the dark... Read more ...

Increased LCD production hints at more affordable iPhones for 2018

Increased LCD production hints at more affordable iPhones for 2018

Want the iPhone X without paying $1,000? Well, you may be in look. Apple is reportedly planning on using the iPhone X as the basis for this year's new line of iPhones including... Read more ...

Westworld's Man in Black is beyond saving

Westworld's Man in Black is beyond saving

The last few episodes of Westworld have been some of the best - and most revelatory - of the entire season. The heartbreaking origin of the Ghost Nation tribe was revealed last... Read more ...

Samsung Project Valley foldable phone is nothing to cry about

Samsung Project Valley foldable phone is nothing to cry about

For years, Samsung has been teasing how it is working towards the holy grail of mobile devices with foldable and even flexible screens. For a time, that boast was believed to... Read more ...

Google demo shows how AR can thrive on the web

Google demo shows how AR can thrive on the web

Google has been hyping up augmented reality on the web, and it's easy to understand why - it promises an immersive experience without requiring a special app. But what does... Read more ...