A new Netflix special featuring Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey is set to air April 25. “The Light We Carry: Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey,” is adapted from an intimate conversation between the former first lady and the media mogul. Obama and Winfrey will candidly discuss topics ranging from menopause to social issues to romance in the 80-minute special.
A Presidential Marriage
During the conversation, Obama provides a reality check on what it’s like to be married to a former president. It’s not a surprise as the former first lady has always been open about her marriage to Barack Obama. In a recent interview with Gayle King on CBS This Morning, she opened up about the success of her 30-year marriage. During the interview with King, Obama stated that it’s impossible to like everyone all the time. She added that she and her husband have worked through the hard times to come out on top.
What to Expect From The Series
In the upcoming series, Obama and Winfrey will also share stories of when they first met and how they became confidantes. Obama will dig into the inspiration behind her book, explaining that it came from people asking for guidance.
Apart from the upcoming Netflix special, the former first lady and mother of two has a monthly podcast. The show, also entitled “The Light We Carry, is an insightful and inspiring series featuring candid conversations with a diverse range of notable guests. The podcast covers various topics, from personal growth and relationships to social issues and politics. Through her conversations, Obama explores the stories and experiences of her guests, delving into their unique perspectives and insights. Winfrey, too, has a remarkable media repertoire. That legacy continues to make headlines even over a decade after the last episode aired of her iconic show aired. The media veteran, through the OWN network, has continued to tell powerful stories.
Don’t miss the chance to get a front-row seat to this inspiring and comedic conversation between two powerful women.