16 episodes

Former President Barack Obama — along with key advisers, mentors, and rivals — tells the story of his climb from Chicago to the national stage. Season One of Making told the story of how Oprah built a media empire. Now, the story of how Chicago shaped the country's first African-American president.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8, 11 Ratings

Former President Barack Obama — along with key advisers, mentors, and rivals — tells the story of his climb from Chicago to the national stage. Season One of Making told the story of how Oprah built a media empire. Now, the story of how Chicago shaped the country's first African-American president.

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Hotere-Barnes ,

Insightful!

I like that this show does an elegant job of taking a "big picture" view of the Oprah phenomenon (the cultural politics of making the show); and the "personal" (great interviews with Oprah, and those intimately involved in the creation of the show).

Engaging!

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