In the Summer of 1989, One First Date would Change History

Chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Robinson, on an epic first date across Chicago's South Side.

  • 1 hr 21 minPG13HDSD
  • Aug 26, 2016
  • Drama

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Cast & Crew

  • Tika SumpterMichelle Robinson

    Tika Sumpter was born in New York and graduated from Marymount Manhattan College. Sumpter began her career as model, before she landed the role of "Layla Williamson" in ABC's daytime soap opera, One Life to Live (1968) (2005-2010, 2011). After she left the soap, Sumpter won a recurring role in the CW series, Gossip Girl (2007), and appeared in the BET sitcom, The Game (2006). After supporting roles in the films, Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming (2010), Salt (2010), What's Your Number? (2011) and Think Like a Man (2012), she was cast alongside Jordin Sparks Thomas and Whitney Houston in the 2012 musical film, Sparkle (2012). In 2013, she was cast as vixen "Candace Young" in the OWN drama series, The Haves and the Have Nots (2013).
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  • Parker SawyersBarack Obama

    Parker Sawyers is known for his work on Southside with You (2016), Big Game (2014) and The Mummy (2017).
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  • Richard TanneDirector

  • Richard TanneProducer

  • Tika SumpterProducer

    Tika Sumpter was born in New York and graduated from Marymount Manhattan College. Sumpter began her career as model, before she landed the role of "Layla Williamson" in ABC's daytime soap opera, One Life to Live (1968) (2005-2010, 2011). After she left the soap, Sumpter won a recurring role in the CW series, Gossip Girl (2007), and appeared in the BET sitcom, The Game (2006). After supporting roles in the films, Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming (2010), Salt (2010), What's Your Number? (2011) and Think Like a Man (2012), she was cast alongside Jordin Sparks Thomas and Whitney Houston in the 2012 musical film, Sparkle (2012). In 2013, she was cast as vixen "Candace Young" in the OWN drama series, The Haves and the Have Nots (2013).
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  • Robert TeitelProducer