Huffpost TV

Michelle Obama Admits To Binge Watching 'Scandal'

Posted: Updated:
MICHELLE OBAMA
Michelle Obama Admits To Binge Watching 'Scandal.' | ASSOCIATED PRESS

It's no secret that "Scandal" is one of the most addicting shows on TV, so we're not exactly surprised that First Lady Michelle Obama has fallen under Olivia Pope's spell.

On a long flight to Hawaii over the holidays, Obama said she fell in love with the ABC drama.

"I watched all the seasons; I caught up on 'Scandal.' I had never watched it," she told Ryan Seacrest on Thursday (Jan. 30). "I love Kerry Washington. She is amazing, so it makes the show fun."

Michelle isn't the only Obama who has developed a binge watching habit. In December, Barack told the New York Times that he likes to kick back and relax with shows like "House of Cards," "Homeland," "Breaking Bad" and "Game of Thrones."

It's always good to know that the Obamas are keeping up with their pop culture, right?

Close
ABC's New Shows 2013-2014
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Around the Web

Michelle Obama binge-watched 'Scandal'

First Ladies Are Just Like Us: Michelle Obama Binge-Watched 'Scandal' Over the ...

Death of Imagination Emerges as Latest Hollywood Whodunit

Hillary Clinton Jealous Of Bill Clinton's Attraction To Kerry Washington - Report

Jack Ryan: A Real American Hero

2014: The Year TV Starts Atoning for Its Lack of Diversity?

Stephen McGinty: Tale of Wolf set to make killing