Stephen James Taylor to score ‘Southside With You’, Movie Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s First Date

Stephen James Taylor will score ‘Southside With You”, the film inspired by the first date of future First Couple Barack Obama and Michelle Obama. Written and directed by Richard Tanne, the film takes place in summer 1989 in Chicago where the young Barack, played by Parker Sawyers, woos Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter), in a dramedy about the couple’s early romantic encounters.

Stephen James Taylor’s past work includes ‘Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race’ and ‘Phantom Punch’.





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