Showtime has released the official trailer for the upcoming series The First Lady starring Viola Davis as Michelle Obama.
The award winning actress looks amazing as Mrs. Obama as she joins Michelle Pfeiffer as Betty Ford and Gillian Anderson as Eleanor Roosevelt.
In the East Wing of the White House, many of history’s most impactful and world-changing decisions have been hidden from view, made by America’s charismatic, complex and dynamic first ladies. This series will peel back the curtain on the personal and political lives of these enigmatic women, with season one focusing on Eleanor Roosevelt, Betty Ford and Michelle Obama. Exploring everything from their journeys to Washington, family life, and world-changing political contributions.
Watch the premiere on Sunday, April 17 on SHOWTIME.