The new full-length trailer for Southside With You was just released, showcasing the nascent moments of love between Barack and Michelle Obama, and it is SO cute!!
Already turning heads — the movie has been nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival– the flick follows Barack and Michelle through the summer of '89, when they first met, and more specifically, for their first date!
With Tika Sumpter as Michelle and Parker Sawyers playing Barack, the coming attraction chronicles the future President and First Lady's struggles, hopes, and dreams on the south side of Chicago that summer.
Ch-ch-check out the trailer (above) and head back to that special point in the summer of '89, as on-screen Barack and Michelle go from the Art Institute of Chicago to a night time screening of Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing!
Only one gripe… shouldn't the movie really be called First Date?! Right?? Ha!!
In response to the U.K.'s travel advisory warning British citizens about possible discrimination when traveling to certain states, Obama encouraged tourists that they will be "treated with extraordinary hospitality" if they stop by North Carolina.
However, the president made it clear that he thinks their new legislation should be "overturned." He said:
And while we know FLOTUS has one of the most well-planned wardrobes on the planet — we can't help but wonder if Michelle's embroidered magenta and violet Oscar de la Renta dress is somehow a tribute to yesterday's passing of Prince.
As you know, the Purple Rain music legend died on Thursday in his Minnesota home. Many fans and colleagues have been honoring the late musician by wearing his signature color — purple.