Malia Obama, 25, debuts new name as she begins Hollywood career

A Harvard graduate, Malia has shifted her focus to screenwriting,

a field she’s passionate about after contributing to the Amazon Prime series “Swarm” in 2021. Despite her high-profile background, her work ethic and talent have earned her respect in the industry, with no special treatment due to her presidential family.

Her pitches and writing have been lauded for their originality and humor, marking her as a dedicated and promising writer. Her parents, Barack and Michelle Obama, have publicly shared their pride and support for her endeavors and personal growth, highlighting her journey from the White House to Hollywood.

Malia Obama, 25, has taken a significant step in Hollywood, making her directorial debut with “The Heart” at the Sundance Film Festival under the pseudonym Malia Ann.