Posts tagged "the butler"

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: “The Butler” Premiere

Director Lee Daniels' new film "The Butler" chronicles the history of the White House through the eyes of an African-American butler named Cecil Gaines, played by Forest Whitaker. A lot of hot dudes, including Liev Shrieber and James Marsden, play the presidents, and Alex Pettyfer, perhaps typecast, plays a terrible sadistic landowner. I don't know…
By: Julie Gerstein / August 6, 2013

Oprah Got Her Friends To Stop Using The N-Word

"You cannot be my friend and use that word around me. It shows my age, but I feel strongly about it. … I always think of the millions of people who heard that as their last word as they were hanging from a tree." -- Oprah Winfrey stars in the upcoming Lee Daniels film "The…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 1, 2013