Regina Taylor to play Michelle Obama's mother in Showtime series 'The First Lady'PTI | Los Angeles | Updated: 14-04-2021 14:47 IST | Created: 14-04-2021 14:47 IST
Veteran actor Regina King has been tapped to play the role of Michelle Obama's mother, Marian Shields Robinson, in the upcoming Showtime anothlogy series ''The First Lady''. According to Deadline, actor Saniyya Sidney has been cast to essay the role of Sasha Obama, while Evan Parke will play SS Allen Taylor, Michelle Obama’s first and longtime security agent.
Newcomer Julian De Niro has been roped in to star as young Barack Obama.
Novelist Aaron Cooley is writing the series and will also serve as the executive producer along with Cathy Schulman, Davis and Julius Tennon of JuVee Productions, Andrew Wang, Jeff Gaspin and Brad Kaplan. PTI SHD SHD
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