The ButlerStarring: Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker, David Oyelowo
Director: Danny Strong
Release Date: 2013
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Synopsis: Based on the Washington Post story about an African-American butler’s career at the White House.
Forest Whitaker and David Oyelowo are in negotiations to star in Lee Daniels' "The Butler," with Whitaker playing the title role and Oyelowo as his son. Read more...
Oprah Winfrey may return to acting in what would be her first live-action movie since 1998’s Beloved. Winfrey is mulling an offer to co-star in The Butler, Precious director Lee Daniels’ story of Eugene Allen, a black man who worked as butler in the White House, serving eight presidents from 1952 to 1986. Read more...