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Samantha Bee To Interview President Barack Obama for Full Frontal!

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As the press release so precisely phrases it, ‘Samantha Bee interviews her first male president, Barack Obama’ for the episode of Full Frontal that will air on Monday, October 31st.

The presidential interview follows Bee’s October 24th interviews with a host of international political figures along with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright (for the video, follow the jump).

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POTUS Kicks Off Season 7 of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee!

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When season seven of Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffe premieres on Wednesday, December 30th (11:30/10:30C), he will be joined by President Barack Obama.

Wouldn’t it be cool if he and Jerry were tooling around in one of Jerry’s classic cars surrounded by a flotilla of big black SUVs? Too bad it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen…

For details – and the season seven trailer – follow the break.

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President Obama Runs Wild With Bear Grylls!

Official portrait of President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, Dec. 6, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

President Barack Obama is set to join Bear Grylls for a trek through the Alaskan wilderness on NBC’s Running Wild with Bear Grylls. President Obama will join Grylls while visiting Alaska to observe the effects of global warming.

President Obama’s Alaskan adventure will be taped to appear on NBC later this year. For more, follow the jump.

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POTUS To Visit LIVE with Kelly and Michael!

Official portrait of President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, Dec. 6, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

President Barack Obama will sit down with Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan on Friday morning’s edition of LIVE with Kelly and Michael. Ripa and Strahan will conduct the interview in the White House’s historic Blue Room.

For more details, check out the press release following the jump.

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President Barack Obama to Introduce Series Premiere of Cosmos!

Official portrait of President-elect Barack Obama on Jan. 13, 2009.

(Photo by Pete Souza)

President Barack Obama will introduce the series premiere of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey tomorrow night. This is the logical extension of the debut of the White House Student film Festival last weekend and illustrates how important the original series was – and how important this new series is considered to be.

The President’s message will be made available online shortly after its on-air debut. Check out the press release after the jump.

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President Barack Obama To Visit Late Night With Jimmy Fallon!

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President Barack Obama will make his first appearance on NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, April 24 (12:35am Eastern/11:35 pm Central). The special broadcast will be taped from the campus of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday to air that same night.

Dave Matthews is set to perform as the April 24th musical guest. Fallon will also bring along his acclaimed house band The Roots.

History in the Making: Sitting President Does Daytime Talk Show for the First Time!

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For the first time in history, a sitting president will appear on a daytime talk show. That’s right, folks. On Thursday morning, President Barack Hussein Obama will put himself squarely in the hot seat on the grill that is known as The View [ABC, 11/10C].

President Obama’s interview, scheduled to tape on Wednesday, July 28, will touch on topics including his administrations accomplishments, jobs, the economy, the Gulf oil spill and family life inside the White House.

On this auspicious occasion, View co-founder Barbara Walters will join the show’s regulars: Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, and Sherri Shepherd in the studio.

President Obama’s appearance is part of The View’s ongoing Red, White & View campaign, which is committed to political guests and discussions.