Nickelodeon and the White House are joining forces to bring awareness to ways kids can support U.S. military families with a special episode of iCarly titled "iMeet the First Lady," featuring the First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama, premiering Monday, Jan. 16, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
First Lady of The United States Of America, Michelle Obama, makes a special appearance on Nickelodeon's hit series "iCarly" at Nick On Sunset studio in Hollywood, CA. Mrs. Obama taped the special episode on Monday, June 13 to bring awareness to Joining Forces, an initiative that supports and honors U.S. military families. Pictured L-R (Jerry Trainor, Michelle Obama, Taran Killam, Miranda Cosgrove, Nathan Cress, Jennette McCurdy) Photo credit: Lisa Rose
Watch the video for a behind the scenes look at the episode and an interview with iCarly star, Miranda Cosgrove.
Mrs. Obama watches iCarly with her daughters and chose to appear on the show because the lead character, Carly Shay (played by Miranda Cosgrove), is the daughter of an Air Force Colonel currently serving overseas in the military. In "iMeet the First Lady," Mrs. Obama talks to Carly about her service to America as a member of a military family and thank her friends for supporting Carly during her father's deployment.