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Viola Davis just became a FLOTUS!

Okay, let us explain, she’s not quite a FLOTUS but she will be portraying our favorite First Lady, Michelle Obama!

Variety has reported that Showtime is working on a series that will allow viewers to take a look into the personal and politicial everyday lives of First Ladies throughout American history.

Reportedly, the first season of the series will focus on Michelle Obama, Betty Ford, and Eleanor Roosevelt.

In addition to starring in the series, Davis is set to executive the project alongside her husband, Julius Tennon through their production company, JuVee Productions.

The one-hour drama will be written by Aaron Cooley, who will also executive produce.

No other details on this exciting new project has been released but you can be certain we’ll be on the lookout to keep you updated!

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