With just days left in his historic tenure as the nations 44th President, President Obama tells his own story, in his final TV interview, premiering Sunday, January 15 at 9PM ET/PT on HISTORY.
In profound and candid new interviews with the POTUS conducted both before and after the 2016 Presidential election, the two-hour special is a unique examination of the Obama presidency from the inside out. “The 44th President: In His Own Words” features President Obama’s final and most comprehensive one-on-one television interview in office conducted over nearly two hours of conversation inside the White House.
“The 44th President: In His Own Words” also includes unprecedented access and interviews with members of President Obama’s staff, Congress and the press, including: Vice President Joe Biden; Secretary of State John Kerry; Secretary of Treasury Tim Geithner; Attorney General Eric Holder; National Security Advisor Amb. Susan Rice; Chief of Staff Denis McDonough; Senior Advisor Valerie Jarett; Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes; former Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel; former Education Secretary Arne Duncan; Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid; Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell; former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor; top journalists and many more.
“The 44th President: In His Own Words” is produced for HISTORY by Texas Crew Productions. David Karabinas, Joshua DuBois and Michelle DuBois serve as executive producers. Russ McCarroll is executive producer for HISTORY. A+E Networks holds worldwide distribution rights for “The 44th President: In His Own Words.”
Tune in for the premiere of The 44th President: In His Own Words on Sunday, January 15th at 9pm ET/PT on HISTORY and follow along this helpful discussion guide for educators and students.