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Barack Obama Wins Emmy For Documentary Narration

The former president received an Emmy Award on Saturday, adding to the two Grammys he already had

Obama won an Emmy for outstanding narrator for his work as the narrator for the Netflix documentary series "Our Great National Parks."

The five-part series on national parks around the world was created by the Obamas' production company, "Higher Ground."

His Creative Arts Emmys competitors included Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, David Attenborough, and Lupita Nyong'o

Obama is only the second president to have received an Emmy Award. In the year 1956, Dwight D. Eisenhower received a special Emmy Award

Obama won Grammys for his performances of "The Audacity of Hope" and "A Promised Land." Michelle Obama's 2020 audiobook was nominated for a Grammy

The term "EGOT" refers to entertainers who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony. 17 people have done it

The late Chadwick Boseman's voice work was also honoured at Saturday's Emmys. The actor from "Black Panther" won for "What If..."

Boseman provided the voice for his character T'Challa from "Black Panther," who exists in an alternate reality as Star-Lord from "Guardians of the Galaxy" in the show

It was one of the final projects Chadwick Boseman worked on before passing away from colon cancer in 2020 at the age of 43