Oprah Winfrey sits down with fellow cast members from “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” including Academy Award-winner Forest Whitaker & David Oyelowo along with Academy Award-nominated director Lee Daniels, on an all-new episode of “Oprah’s Next Chapter,” airing this Sunday, August 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
In the interview, Oprah, Forest, Lee and David discuss the making of the highly anticipated feature film, “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” which will be released nationwide on Friday, August 16. They talk about filming in New Orleans with an all-star cast including John Cusack, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jane Fonda, Terrence Howard, Mariah Carey, Lenny Kravitz, Robin Williams, James Marsden, Alan Rickman, Vanessa Redgrave and Liev Schreiber and how they were able to depict the journey of one man, Cecil Gaines, who served eight presidents as the White House’s head butler. Plus, viewers are taken behind-the-scenes for an exclusive look at how Oprah was aged to appear 95 years-old for her character.
Source: tvbythenumbers.com, 8/8/13