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Watch The Trailer For Barry, Netflix's Barack Obama Biopic

Nov 22, 2016

There are just under two months until Donald Trump is inaugurated, but a sentimental nostalgia for Barack Obama's presidency has been building for quite some time. The new trailer for Barry, a biographical film about Obama's days as a student at Columbia University in the early 1980s, might help stoke it.

Newcomer Devon Terrell will play the 44th President as a 20-year-old undergraduate, grappling with his identity as a mixed-race kid from Honolulu in a largely white scene. "You a whole different type of brother," a peer tells him at one point. "You do realize that, don't you?"

"I fit in nowhere," Terrell as Obama says later.

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The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival earlier this year, and will begin streaming on Netflix on Dec. 16.

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