Friday, August 23, 2019

Tag: Lee Daniels

Obama Reviews Oprah in ‘The Butler’: ‘My...

President Obama loved Lee Daniels' latest film, "The Butler." More importantly, he loved his "girl" Oprah Winfrey in "The Butler." During an interview with radio hosts...

George Will: Single African-American Mothers Cause Black-White...

Yet another conservative commentator outside the black community has ventured to tell us what ails us—this time it's columnist George Will, who said yesterday...

Lee Daniels’ Response to Backlash from His...

Despite his new movie, "The Butler," sparking much-needed conversations across the nation about racism and discrimination, it seems as if Lee Daniels isn’t really helping...

Lee Daniels: Americans are Showing ‘True Colors’...

Lee Daniels didn’t hold back during an interview with CNN's Piers Morgan, saying that he believed President Obama's term  in office has revealed America’s...

‘The Butler’: What’s All The Buzz About?

"The Butler" has been getting a lot of buzz leading up to its debut in theaters today. The film, which stars Forest Whitaker and...

Forest Whitaker, Lee Daniels Explain Why ‘The...

Both Forest Whitaker and Lee Daniels have had very personal connections to Daniels’ new movie, “The Butler,” which may have created the difference between...

Oprah and ‘The Butler’ Cast Talk Racism...

When Oprah Winfrey sat down with “The Butler” co-star Forest Whitaker and director Lee Daniels to discuss their personal experiences with racism, she made...

Defending Our Interests: ‘The Butler’ Movie Title...

Director Lee Daniels stepped up his efforts in pleading his case to Warner Bros. Entertainment’s new CEO Kevin Tsujihara. He sent a letter saying...

Mariah Carey as Field Slave in ‘Butler’...

Just weeks before the highly anticipated August 16 release of Lee Daniels’ The Butler, which is based on the life of legendary White House service...

Trailer for 'The Butler' is Something Else

The Help 2: Kinder. Smarter. More Important.

David Banner Joins a Heavyweight, All-Star Cast...

Proving that his acting skill is for real, rapper/actor David Banner has been tapped to co-star in the highly anticipated Lee Daniel’s film The Butler which...

Director Lee Daniels Talks ‘The Paperboy’, Being...

Lee Daniels stunned the world with the 2009 film Precious, even snagging an Oscar nomination for Best Director. The openly gay 52-year-old is back with The...

Nicole Kidman Causes Drama On Film Set...

Nicole Kidman stood her ground after making the decision to not utter the N-word in one of her scenes for Lee Daniels' Paperboy. The...

Lee Daniels’ Film, ‘The Butler’ Distribution Rights...

The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that they have acquired U.S. rights from Butler Films to distribute THE BUTLER, directed by Academy Award nominated...

More Images From 'The Butler' Movie Surface...

Oprah Winfrey chose to revitalize her acting career by taking a role in Lee Daniels’ The Butler, and now the former talk show host...

Lee Daniels Casts Hugh Jackman in MLK...

Director Lee Daniels has cast Hugh Jackman to star in Orders to Kill, a film centered around the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King,...

Lee Daniels, Hugh Jackman To Make New...

Director Lee Daniels has teamed up with Hugh Jackman to make a new Martin Luther King Jr. assassination film which will reportedly take on...

Ne-yo Turns Down MLK: Role "I'm not...

Ne-Yo turns down Martin Luther King Jr. role Says nothing comes before his music. In an interview with a British newspaper, R&B singer Ne-Yo revealed...

Was It A Good Choice To Cast...

Robin Williams will play President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Lee Daniels’ drama The Butler, a movie which will tell the story of Eugene Allen,...

‘The Paperboy’ Gets A Release Date…

Lee Daniels' The Paperboy has received its U.S. theaters release date. The film is a thriller set in 1969, and is based on the story...

Director Lee Daniels Explains ‘The Paperboy’ Scene...

The most infamous scene to come out of this year's Cannes Film Festival undoubtedly occurred in "The Paperboy," when Nicole Kidman's character urinates on...