facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Malia Obama spotted working on the set of Halle Berry's 'Extant'

Barack Obama's eldest daughter reportedly scored a job as a production assistant on the set of the new Halle Berry series, Extant.
By Kate Stanton   |   June 16, 2014 at 9:35 PM   |   Comments

| License Photo
LOS ANGELES, June 16 (UPI) -- Malia Obama, who will turn 16 on the Fourth of July, has had a landmark year -- she visited China with her mom and sister, started learning to drive and recently attended her first prom. So it's about time she got a taste of the working world.

The Wrap reported Monday that the First Family's eldest daughter was spotted working as a production assistant on the Los Angeles set of Extant, the Halle Berry series set to premiere on CBS next month.

A source told the site that Malia "helped with computer shop alignments and the director also let her slate a take."

Steven Spielberg, who has donated to the Obama campaign, produced the sci-fi show, which stars Berry as an astronaut who returns home from space to find out that she's mysteriously pregnant.

A New Yorker profile of the president, published in January, described Malia as "an aspiring filmmaker" and fan of Lena Dunham's HBO show, Girls.

Follow @KateStan and @UPI on Twitter.
Contact the Author
© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Pussycat Dolls' Kimberly Wyatt pregnant with her first child
2
Antonio Banderas spotted partying with blondes after Melanie Griffith split
3
Jenna-Louise Coleman to depart 'Doctor Who'
4
Gisele Bundchen, Adriana Lima, Kate Upton named Forbes' best paid models
5
Seth Rogen's 'The Interview' will be cut to please North Korea
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback