CHICAGO -- The love story of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle is being recreated for the big screen.
The first images from the Chicago set of the "Southside With You" were recently released.
Actors Parker Sawyer and Tika Sumpter tackle the roles of the first couple.
The movie takes place in summer 1989 and chronicles the Obamas' first date which included a trip to the Art Institute, a screening of Spike Lee's "Do The Right Thing" and a stop at an ice cream parlor.
Filming began on Tuesday in the Southport Corridor in the Lakeview neighborhood.