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The First Lady (2022– )
TV-MA
TV Series | 60 min | Biography, Drama, History

In the East Wing of the White House, many of history's most impactful and world-changing decisions have been hidden from view, made by America's charismatic, complex and dynamic first ladies.
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Aaron Cooley (created by) (teleplay by) (story by) (Writer)
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Edit Released
Updated Apr 15, 2022

Release date (First episode)
Apr 17, 2022 (United States)

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226 cast members
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Viola Davis
Michelle Obama Michelle Obama   See fewer
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Michelle Pfeiffer
Betty Ford Betty Ford   See fewer
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Gillian Anderson
Eleanor Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt   See fewer
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O-T Fagbenle
Barack Obama Barack Obama   See fewer
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Dakota Fanning
Susan Elizabeth Ford Susan Elizabeth Ford   See fewer
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Kiefer Sutherland
Franklin D. Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt   See fewer
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Aaron Eckhart
Gerald Ford Gerald Ford   See fewer
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Lily Rabe
Lorena Hickok / Lorena 'Hick' Hickock / Lorena Hickock Lorena Hickok / Lorena 'Hick' Hickock / Lorena Hickock   See fewer
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Ellen Burstyn
Sara Delano Roosevelt / Sara D. Roosevelt Sara Delano Roosevelt / Sara D. Roosevelt   See fewer
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Regina Taylor
Marian Robinson / Marian Shields Robinson Marian Robinson / Marian Shields Robinson   See fewer
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Cailee Spaeny
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt / Anna Roosevelt Anna Eleanor Roosevelt / Anna Roosevelt   See fewer
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Jackie Earle Haley
Louis Howe Louis Howe   See fewer
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Derek Cecil
Donald Rumsfeld Donald Rumsfeld   See fewer
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Donna Lynne Champlin
Mel Winter Mel Winter   See fewer
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Eliza Scanlen
Eleanor Roosevelt / Young Eleanor Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt / Young Eleanor Roosevelt   See fewer
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Rhys Wakefield
Dick Cheney Dick Cheney   See fewer
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Ben Cook
Steven Ford Steven Ford   See fewer
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Kristine Froseth
Young Betty Ford Young Betty Ford   See fewer
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Judy Greer
Nancy Howe Nancy Howe   See fewer
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Jayme Lawson
Young Michelle Obama Young Michelle Obama   See fewer
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Kate Mulgrew
Susan Sher Susan Sher   See fewer
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Michael Potts
Fraser Robinson Fraser Robinson   See fewer
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Evan Parke
Secret Service Agent Allen Taylor Secret Service Agent Allen Taylor   See fewer
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Rosalind Chao
Tina Tchen Tina Tchen   See fewer
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Bernadette Quigley
Esther Lape Esther Lape   See fewer
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Michael Aronov
Rahm Emanuel Rahm Emanuel   See fewer
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Darius Ledbetter
Craig Robinson Craig Robinson   See fewer
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Judy Gold
Elizabeth Read Elizabeth Read   See fewer
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Jeremy Bobb
Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt   See fewer
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Gloria Reuben
Valerie Jarrett Valerie Jarrett   See fewer
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Lexi Underwood
Malia Obama Malia Obama   See fewer
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Saniyya Sidney
Sasha Obama Sasha Obama   See fewer
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Lancer Dean Shull
Steve Early Steve Early   See fewer
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Aya Cash
Shirley Leibowitz / Shirley Liebowitz Shirley Leibowitz / Shirley Liebowitz   See fewer
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Michael Shenefelt
James Roosevelt James Roosevelt   See fewer
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Paul Wilson
Richard Nixon / President Richard M. Nixon Richard Nixon / President Richard M. Nixon   See fewer
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Kevin Howell
Butler / Roosevelt Butler Butler / Roosevelt Butler   See fewer
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Charlie Plummer
Young Franklin Delano Roosevelt Young Franklin Delano Roosevelt   See fewer
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Gwendolyn Ellis
Martha Gellhorn Martha Gellhorn   See fewer
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Jake Picking
Young Gerald Ford Young Gerald Ford   See fewer
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Thomas E. Sullivan
Bill Warren Bill Warren   See fewer
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Paprika Steen
Hortense Bloomer Hortense Bloomer   See fewer
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Tristan Borders
John Roosevelt / Young John Roosevelt John Roosevelt / Young John Roosevelt   See fewer
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Olivia Cannon
Young Anna Roosevelt Young Anna Roosevelt   See fewer
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Karen Beyer
Law Office Receptionist Law Office Receptionist   See fewer
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Erin Davie
Joyce Rumsfeld Joyce Rumsfeld   See fewer
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Cayden Boyd
Michael Ford Michael Ford   See fewer
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Kelvin John Davis
Wilson Roosevelt Jerman Wilson Roosevelt Jerman   See fewer
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Tom Galantich
Michael Riordan Michael Riordan   See fewer
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John Connor
Radio Operator Radio Operator   See fewer
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James J. Fuertes
Earl Miller Earl Miller   See fewer
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Wyatt Hunt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr.   See fewer
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Judy McDowell
Pat Nixon Pat Nixon   See fewer
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Nikki Landry
Roosevelt Nanny Roosevelt Nanny   See fewer
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Jordyn McIntosh
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Raphael Luce
Young James Roosevelt Young James Roosevelt   See fewer
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Marc Hills
Jack Ford Jack Ford   See fewer
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Trudie Petersen
Willa Cather Willa Cather   See fewer
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Max Ragone
Elliot Roosevelt Jr. Elliot Roosevelt Jr.   See fewer
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Eryn Rea
Gayle Ford Gayle Ford   See fewer
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Lauren Revard
Progressive Woman Progressive Woman   See fewer
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Story Walker
Young Malia Obama Young Malia Obama   See fewer
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Maria Dizzia
Lucy Mercer / Lucy Mercer Rutherfurd Lucy Mercer / Lucy Mercer Rutherfurd   See fewer
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Tiffany Denise Hobbs
Amy Sherald Amy Sherald   See fewer
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Robert Bryan Davis
Sol Hurok Sol Hurok   See fewer
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Maurice P. Kerry
Cassius Cassius   See fewer
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Peyton Jackson
Nate Pendleton Jr. / Nathaniel Pendleton Jr. Nate Pendleton Jr. / Nathaniel Pendleton Jr.   See fewer
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Jennifer Schottstaedt
Female Reporter / Reporter Female Reporter / Reporter   See fewer
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Tony Wade
Sam Kass Sam Kass   See fewer
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Joe Chrest
Dr. Pursh Dr. Pursh   See fewer
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Ashley LeConte Campbell
Nicky Firestone / Nicky firestone Nicky Firestone / Nicky firestone   See fewer
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James DuMont
Herpolsheimer's Manager Herpolsheimer's Manager   See fewer
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Geraldine Singer
Dorothea Warren Dorothea Warren   See fewer
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Julian De Niro
Young Barack Obama Young Barack Obama   See fewer
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Patrice Johnson
Clara Powell Clara Powell   See fewer
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Vivien Lyra Blair
Little Eleanor Roosevelt Little Eleanor Roosevelt   See fewer
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Jo Firestone
Gwen Segal Gwen Segal   See fewer
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Barbara Rosenblat
Madame Souvestre Madame Souvestre   See fewer
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Jillian Batherson
Luncheon Guest 1 Luncheon Guest 1   See fewer
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Charles Eugene Bailey Jr.
White House Butler White House Butler   See fewer
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Tordy Clark
Martha Bulloch Roosevelt Martha Bulloch Roosevelt   See fewer
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Regan Ciccarelli
Anna Roosevelt Dall Anna Roosevelt Dall   See fewer
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Bernard Bell
Dance Partner Dance Partner   See fewer
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Daniel Annone
FBI Agent 1 FBI Agent 1   See fewer
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Ray Bengston
Dr. McCartan Dr. McCartan   See fewer
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John Patrick Connor
Radio Operator Radio Operator   See fewer
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Ed Amatrudo
Dr. Goldberg Dr. Goldberg   See fewer
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Chuck Cooper
Martin Luther King Sr. Martin Luther King Sr.   See fewer
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Derek Evans
White House Reporter White House Reporter   See fewer
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Erik Bello
Secret Service Agent Ronnie Secret Service Agent Ronnie   See fewer
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Spencer Pflug
White House Reporter White House Reporter   See fewer
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George Bryant
Ailing Man Ailing Man   See fewer
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Anthony Bertram
Mr. Ferrar Mr. Ferrar   See fewer
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Eric Esquer
Day Drinker Day Drinker   See fewer
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Anna Fontaine
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Lauren Halperin
Receptionist Receptionist   See fewer
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Sean Hankinson
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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James Bonnet
White House Decorator White House Decorator   See fewer
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Hope Brown
Walter Francis White Walter Francis White   See fewer
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Kathleen Garrett
Laura Bush Laura Bush   See fewer
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Tenaya Cleveland
Luncheon Guest 2 Luncheon Guest 2   See fewer
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Beth Pilgreen
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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John Mark Bowman
Hospital Reporter 3 Hospital Reporter 3   See fewer
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Evelyn Kasper
Eloise Eloise   See fewer
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Chelsea Hayes
East Room Aide East Room Aide   See fewer
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Cynthia Evans
Luncheon Guest 3 Luncheon Guest 3   See fewer
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Gabriella Garcia
Stylist Stylist   See fewer
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Bria Brimmer
President Obama's Aide President Obama's Aide   See fewer
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Erica Frene
Luncheon Guest 4 Luncheon Guest 4   See fewer
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Narmar Hanna
Queen Alia Queen Alia   See fewer
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Ava Love
Thérèse Thérèse   See fewer
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Fady Kerko
King Hussein King Hussein   See fewer
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Roxzane T. Mims
Church Meeting Guest 1 Church Meeting Guest 1   See fewer
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Martha King
Rumsfeld Secretary Rumsfeld Secretary   See fewer
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Jacob Dickey
Tony Orlando Tony Orlando   See fewer
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Jeff Campanella
FBI Agent 2 FBI Agent 2   See fewer
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Andrew Fincham
Tuskegee Reporter 1 Tuskegee Reporter 1   See fewer
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Cole Paulson
Young Franklin's Friend Young Franklin's Friend   See fewer
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Kevin Sangston
Co-worker Eugene Co-worker Eugene   See fewer
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Paul Holcomb
Young Steven Ford Young Steven Ford   See fewer
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Robert Frederick
Stump Speaker Stump Speaker   See fewer
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Lauren Searl
Elizabeth Elizabeth   See fewer
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Boris McGiver
Morley Safer Morley Safer   See fewer
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Jason Davis
Dr. Lushkin Dr. Lushkin   See fewer
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James Knight
Dr. Byrne Dr. Byrne   See fewer
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Ahmad Ghafouri
Tuskegee Reporter 2 Tuskegee Reporter 2   See fewer
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Gwen Waymon
Church Meeting Guest 2 Church Meeting Guest 2   See fewer
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Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer
Martha Graham Martha Graham   See fewer
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Adeleine Whittle
Abigail Abigail   See fewer
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Skylar Denney
President Ford's Aide President Ford's Aide   See fewer
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Grace McLean
Debbie Winthrop Debbie Winthrop   See fewer
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Susan Macke Miller
Congressional Club President Congressional Club President   See fewer
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Jesse Gavin
Hospital Reporter 1 Hospital Reporter 1   See fewer
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Mark Moses
George W. Bush George W. Bush   See fewer
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Lateefah Holder
Cleopatra Pendleton Cleopatra Pendleton   See fewer
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Danielle Liggens
Nurse Judith Nurse Judith   See fewer
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Meredith Payne
Hay-Adams Staffer Hay-Adams Staffer   See fewer
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Arlo Mertz
Young Susan Ford Young Susan Ford   See fewer
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Jay DeVon Johnson
Philip Randolph Philip Randolph   See fewer
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Tom Key
Funeral Guest Funeral Guest   See fewer
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Ben VanderMey
Secret Service Agent Secret Service Agent   See fewer
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Travon McEntyre
Alfred Anderson Alfred Anderson   See fewer
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Zane Stephens
Elliot Roosevelt Elliot Roosevelt   See fewer
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Mitch Westphal
Secret Service Agent Secret Service Agent   See fewer
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Bree Rosen
Nurse at Desk Nurse at Desk   See fewer
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Leeann Ross
Hadiya Pendleton Hadiya Pendleton   See fewer
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Roslyn Ruff
Marian Anderson Marian Anderson   See fewer
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Jack Stanton
Young Jack Ford Young Jack Ford   See fewer
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Irene Ziegler
Lou Hoover Lou Hoover   See fewer
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Savannah Rose Scaffe
Hospital Reporter 2 Hospital Reporter 2   See fewer
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Michael Scialabba
Dr. Fouty Dr. Fouty   See fewer
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Kristen Keenan Smith
Luncheon Guest 5 Luncheon Guest 5   See fewer
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Luke Sanderford
White House Tour Guide White House Tour Guide   See fewer
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Kelly Tippens
Luncheon Guest 6 Luncheon Guest 6   See fewer
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Charlotte Townsend
Malia's Science Teacher Malia's Science Teacher   See fewer
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Gavin White
Young Michael Ford Young Michael Ford   See fewer
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Yvonne Valadez
Rosemarie Rosemarie   See fewer
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Brittany Wilkerson
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Tywayne Wheatt
Nathaniel Pendleton Sr. Nathaniel Pendleton Sr.   See fewer
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Kate Burton
Hillary Clinton Hillary Clinton   See fewer
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Jenna Kanell
Activist Activist   See fewer
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Anna Stadler
Eleanor Roosevelt Staff Eleanor Roosevelt Staff   See fewer
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Caucuser Caucuser   See fewer
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Ronald Lindsay Ronald Lindsay   See fewer
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Donor John Donor John   See fewer
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Architect's Assistant Architect's Assistant   See fewer
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Mourner Mourner   See fewer
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Activist #3 Activist #3   See fewer
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Older Cindy Boudreux Older Cindy Boudreux   See fewer
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Jill Ruckelhaus Jill Ruckelhaus   See fewer
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Female Student Female Student   See fewer
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SAC Richard Keiser SAC Richard Keiser   See fewer
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Kelly O'Neal
Mrs. Lindsay Mrs. Lindsay   See fewer
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Stylist Stylist   See fewer
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Leonore Annenberg Leonore Annenberg   See fewer
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Homework Kid #3 Homework Kid #3   See fewer
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Angelina Angelina   See fewer
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David Kennerly David Kennerly   See fewer
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Hippie #1 Hippie #1   See fewer
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Homework Kid #1 Homework Kid #1   See fewer
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Joe Garagiola Joe Garagiola   See fewer
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Roella Day
White House Cleaner White House Cleaner   See fewer
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College student College student   See fewer
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Younger Woman #1 Younger Woman #1   See fewer
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Zoe Browning
Homework Kid #2 Homework Kid #2   See fewer
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Ellis Hobbs IV
Stewart Son Stewart Son   See fewer
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White House Usher (uncredited) White House Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Madeleine Dee
Female Voter (uncredited) Female Voter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cindy Boudreux (uncredited) Cindy Boudreux (uncredited)   See fewer
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Waltz Couple (uncredited) Waltz Couple (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chicago Doctor (uncredited) Chicago Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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West Wing Staff (uncredited) West Wing Staff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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FBI Agent (uncredited) FBI Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Felix de Cassio (uncredited) Felix de Cassio (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mrs. Michaelson (uncredited) Mrs. Michaelson (uncredited)   See fewer
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White House Executive (uncredited) White House Executive (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Ford (uncredited) Jim Ford (uncredited)   See fewer
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