The previous President praised the present as certainly one of his cultural picks of 2020, which has helped him unwind whereas writing his memoir A Promised Land.
The Boys has been a huge success for Amazon, and Obama clearly considers himself an enormous fan.
Chatting with Entertainment Weekly about his prime TV decisions from the previous 12 months, Obama stated: ‘Higher Name Saul, due to its nice characters and examination of the darkish facet of the American dream.
‘The Good Place — it’s a clever and candy mixture of goofy comedy and large philosophical questions.’
He then added: ‘And Watchmen and The Boys, for the way they flip superhero conventions on their heads to put naked problems with race, capitalism, and the distorting results of company energy and mass media. Oh, and the NBA playoffs — as a result of it’s hoops.’
Obama has shared his favorite TV (Image: AP)
The Boys is certainly one of Barack’s highlights of 2020 (Image: Jasper Savage/Amazon/Kobal/REX)
The information has gone down a deal with with the forged and crew from the present, with creator Eric Kripke sharing his delight on Twitter.
‘Ummm. You guys? HOLY. S**T,’ he wrote. ‘Thanks for watching, @BarackObama. For those who ever wanna hang around, hit me up in my DM’s. (However significantly, that is superb, THANKS for the shout out).’
Jack Quaid added: ‘I used to be in the present day years previous once I came upon president @BarackObama watches @TheBoysTV. Can I keep this age without end?’
Laz Alonso, who performs Mom’s Milk on the programme, additionally tweeted saying ‘you by no means know who’s watching and who u have the flexibility to encourage.’
The Boys is likely one of the superhero hits of the final two years, following a crew of vigilantes monitoring down superheroes who’re abusing their powers. Season two won over critics in September.
Obama has posted his annual record of cultural highlights for years, and even just lately joked that he’d like Drake to play him in a biopic – one thing he believes his daughters could be ‘nice with’.
The Boys is on the market to observe on Amazon Prime Video.