Viola Davis Plays Michelle Obama in Showtime’s ‘First Ladies’ Anthology

Nicole Rojas
Aug 28, 2019 - 9:00
Viola Davis Plays Michelle Obama in Showtime's 'First Ladies' Anthology

Award-winning actor Viola Davis will portray former First Lady Michelle Obama in an anthology for Showtime on the nation’s first ladies. The “How to Get Away With Murder” star will also serve as an executive producer for the drama. JuVee Productions, Davis and her husband Julius Tennon’s production company, is partnering with Lionsgate on the drama series, which tells the stories of the first ladies who have occupied the White House. The anthology, called “First Ladies,” will zero in on the personal and political lives of the country’s most powerful women.

“Proud to spotlight these brave, extraordinary women! #FirstLadies,” Davis wrote on

Login to continue reading.
Dont Have an account? join now
Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

Leave a Reply

Become a member and join TheNorthStar

Join Over 25, 000 members from all 50 states and 100+ countries to
help build and sustain the most courageous Community of liberation
journalism in the world.

More From The North Star

March on Washington 2020 Live...

March on Washington 2020 Live Blog: Thousands Gather in D.C. to End Police Brutality...Read More

Maria Perez, Nicole Rojas & Micah Schaffer
1

Breonna Taylor: Activists...

Breonna Taylor: Activists Call for a Strike After Officers Avoid Charges in Fatal Shooting...Read More

0

Trump’s Taxes and All...

Trump’s Taxes and All the Things a Billionaire Could Buy With $750...Read More

Donney Rose
0

See more articles from Nicole Rojas

Follow Nicole Rojas to see more of their article on TheNorth