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Former President Obama wins Emmy for documentary

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Posted at 3:15 PM, Sep 04, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-04 16:15:00-04

(CNN NEWSOURCE) — Former President Barack Obama just added another accolade to his resume.

Emmy winner.

At the Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday - Obama won for outstanding narrator.

He lent his voice to the Netflix documentary "Our Great National Parks".

His production company - higher ground - actually created the five-part series that focuses on U.S. national parks and wildlife around the world.

Obama joins some elite company - he is the second former president to win an Emmy.

And he's now halfway to becoming an EGOT winner - he just needs to add academy and tony awards to his accomplishments.

He's won two Grammys for audio versions of his memoirs.