The Butler Trailer: Forest Whitaker Lives History

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Forest Whitaker stars in The Butler, and judging by the film's second trailer... he could be looking at another Oscar. Whitaker portrays the real life man who served as the butler for eight presidents. As you can see in the spot below, he had a front row seat to the history that was the Civil Rights Movement. Also of note, and this was present from the first The Butler trailer, look at the all-star cast tackling all those U.S. presidents! 

John Cusack is Richard Nixon, Robin Williams is Dwight Eisenhower, James Marsden is John F. Kennedy and Alan Rickman is Ronald Reagan (with Jane Fonda as Nancy Reagan!). Those are just a few of the big names in Lee Daniels' (Precious) latest effort. 

But, there is someone who could steal the thunder from Whitaker and all those all-stars playing presidents: Oprah Winfrey, who plays Whitaker's wife. And then there's the man who told us in our exclusive Terrence Howard exclusive interview all about his love scene with Winfrey. You won't believe what he said...

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