Forest Whitaker stands tall, ready to perform his duties while a massive crowd gathers around the White House in the first poster for The Butler. Director Lee Daniels' drama is based on the true story of a butler who served at the Presidential residence for over 30 years, from 1952 to 1986, through some of the most radical times in U.S. history. Take a look at this one-sheet, which shows the impressive cast list, then to watch the trailer that debuted last month, in case you missed it.
Lee Daniels' the Butler was released August 16th, 2013 and stars Forest Whitaker, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., LaJessie Smith, Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Aml Ameen. The film is directed by Lee Daniels.