About Southside With You

From executive producer John Legend comes this uplifting romantic movie based on the real-life first date between President Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers) and First Lady Michelle Obama (Tika Sumpter). On a summer's day in 1989, a law associate named Barack Obama used all his charms to woo attorney Michelle Robinson. SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU brings that magical encounter to life as it follows Barack and Michelle on a day-long date that takes them from an art exhibit to a screening of DO THE RIGHT THING to an unforgettable first kiss.