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Take a Look at The Obamas' First Date in New Movie About Their Lives


A new film shows a young, persistent Barack Obama trying to convince future First Lady Michelle to go on a date with him.

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The film's actors, Parker Sayers and Tika Sumpter, bear a striking resemblance to the real couple in Southside With You which debuts at Sundance this week.

The movie chronicles a summer afternoon in 1989 when the future president tries to court Michelle as they walk around Chicago’s South Side.

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Yahoo! Movies obtained an exclusive clip of the film.

According to Yahoo!, director Richard Tanne came up with the idea of the film during the president’s first campaign in 2008.

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