PRESIDENT OBAMA AND FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA IN A JOINT INTERVIEW WITH BARBARA WALTERS
One-Hour Special to Air Friday, November 26, on ABC's "20/20"
President and Mrs. Obama will sit together for a Thanksgiving visit in a joint interview with Barbara Walters, airing as a one-hour special, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on ABC's "20/20," the day after the holiday. In addition to focusing on some of the major challenges facing the President today, part of the conversation will be a discussion of how the whole family reacted to the President's political reversal. This interview will be Mrs. Obama's first since the mid-term elections. The special marks the second time the President and First Lady have sat for a joint interview with
Ms. Walters; the first was November of 2008, immediately following the presidential election. The interview will be conducted in the White House on Tuesday, November 23.
"A Barbara Walters Special: A Thanksgiving Visit with President and Mrs. Obama" airs Friday, November 26 on ABC's "20/20" (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET).
Excerpts from the interview will air across ABC News platforms including "Good Morning America," "World News with Diane Sawyer," "Nightline," ABC News Radio and ABCNEWS.com, as well as on "The View.""