Lee Daniels' The Butler: Forest Whitaker leads an all-star cast as a White House butler who served eight presidents while the civil rights movement and other major events affect his life, family, and society.
The Butler's Poster Brags About Its Star Studded Cast
Lee Daniels' The Butler on DVD January 2014 starring Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, John Cusack, Forest Whitaker. The Butler is inspired by Wil Haygood’s Washington Post article about an African-American man who served as a butler (Forest Whitaker) to
"Lee Daniels' The Butler," As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events are viewed through his eyes. Forest Whitaker was great as the butler.