HISTORY to Air In-Depth Interview with Barack Obama


NEW YORK: On January 15, HISTORY will air the two-hour special The 44th President: In His Own Words, which features an in-depth one-on-one interview with Barack Obama.

Obama himself will deliver a first-hand account of his time in office, touching on his successes, his failures, difficulties with Congress, race relations during his tenure and what a Trump Presidency ultimately means to his legacy. 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 VP Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry.

Additionally, beginning Thursday, January 12, HISTORY.com will feature an extensive eight-part oral history with commentary from President Obama and 23 members of his administration.

A+E Networks holds worldwide distribution rights for The 44th President: In His Own Words.