As if there were few tasks in which Michelle Obama, former first lady of the United States, has embarked throughout her life, now she is going to peek into homes through the small screen to act as an actress. Together with some very funny and colorful friends, Waffles and Mochi, the wife of former US President Barack Obama will cook all kinds of dishes in a new Netflix slot, delighting children and adults. One of the most special attractions of the program, apart from its presence, and which has nothing to do with food, is that the ingredients will be delivered to needy families so that mothers and fathers can cook together with their children.
But this peculiar new project Michelle Obama is not the only one with whom she has broken barriers throughout her resume, starting with being, together with her husband, the first couple of color to become president of the country. Admired all over the world and a breakthrough of the mold, She is a sociologist and jurist, expanding these facets with that of writing, helping the weakest, the fight against childhood obesity and the defense of women’s rights at the international level, beliefs that he has not abandoned today.
She has always supported her life partner, with whom she is very much in love, but she did not want to be simply a first lady without convictions or purposes, that is why she has followed her own path full of personal and professional projects that have kept her until today in a sphere. of admiration as a symbol of reference. Michelle, who is descended from a slave named Melvinia, who suffered racism at Princenton University, who She was a tutor to her husband, Barack Obama, or who did not want her husband to run as a presidential candidate, has managed to reinvent himself by allowing changes to emerge in his own life.
One of the things that he usually comments and has reviewed in his autobiographical book ‘My story’, is that due to the political career of Barack Obama he had to exercise “as a full-time working mother and part-time wife”, something that he did not like too much but he knew how to cope with it with mastery and optimism. It was in 2018 when the aforementioned work was released to the publishing market, of which 1.4 million copies were sold in the first week. The purchase of his books, since he has several, rises like foam thanks to the talks and conferences he offers around the world to promote them.
That same year, together with her husband, she founded HigherGroundProductions, a company that since its launch announced an alliance with Netflix, in addition, its production company won an Oscar for the documentary “American Factory.” Such is the success of the marriage that the very Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, came to them for advice on their future businesses when settling in the United States, especially in humanitarian or charity-related projects.
On the other hand, the former first lady has to his credit a Grammy award for the audiobook version of her memoir publication ‘My story’, being the third Grammy for the Obama household, as her husband won two for the audiobook recordings of his memoirs’ My father’s dreams’ and ‘La Audacity of Hope ‘, in 2006 and 2008.
Now it is television that once again elevates it to the heights of super popularity: “I have great news for you!”, Michelle Obama revealed on her social networks to continue announcing her new project: “This is something in which I have I’ve been working for a while and I’m so excited to finally be able to tell you all. Let me introduce you to two new friends of mine: their names are Waffles and Mochi. And on March 16, we will launch a new children’s show on @Netflix called Waffles + Mochi… I hope this charming show can bring a little light and laughter to homes around the world. “