Parker Sawyers To Play Young Barack Obama In IM Global’s ‘Southside With You’

Parker Sawyers Cast as Young Barack in Southside With You

Deadline reports that the movie, based on Barack and Michelle Obama's first date (and also starring Tika Sumpter), will begin filming in August

Parker Sawyers To Play Young Barack Obama In IM Global’s ‘Southside With You’

Parker Sawyers To Play Young Barack Obama In IM Global’s ‘Southside With You’

IM Global and producers Bob Teitel, Tika Sumpter and director Richard Tanne cast Parker Sawyers as the young Barack Obama in Southside With You, a romantic dramedy inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date. Sawyer joins Tika Sumpter (Get on Up) who will play Michelle. Tanne wrote the script.







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