Netflix Picks Up Young Obama Film “Barry”

Netflix has nabbed the worldwide rights to Vikram Ghandhi’s “Barry” which had its world premiere last week at the Toronto International Film Festival.

The film stars Devon Terrell as U.S. President Barack Obama back when he was a twenty-year-old who sets about discovering his identity as a transfer student at Columbia University in 1981.

Anya Taylor-Joy, Jason Mitchell, Ashley Judd, Ellar Coltrane and Avi Nash star in the Black Bear Pictures and Cinetic Media-produced feature which does not have a release date as yet.

Source: THR