Viola Davis interpretará a Michelle Obama en la antología "First Ladies"

La miniserie será exclusiva de la cadena Showtime

Por: Carlos Padrón

Viola Davis Foto: ABC / EFE

Viola Davis Foto: ABC / EFE

La actriz ganadora del Oscar Viola Davis interpretará a Michelle Obama en la miniserie "First Ladies" para la cadena Showtime, Davis será productora ejecutiva del proyecto junto a su esposo Julius Tennon, de acuerdo con Hollywood Reporter.

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