Grammy Award-winning Tim “Timbaland” Mosley has signed on to write and produce the music for the Fox pilot, “Empire,” Variety has learned. The family drama, which is penned by Daniels and Strong and…
This sprawling, highly fictional biopic of longtime White House butler Eugene Allen is at once gratuitously sentimental and genuinely rousing.
At the Aug. 5 Gotham premiere of “Lee Daniels' The Butler” at the Ziegfeld, the cast and filmmakers took a trip down the red carpet and back to high school history class to discuss - if given the…
Warner Bros. and The Weinstein Co. have gone to the mat over “The Butler,” which stars Forest Whitaker as the African-American servant who worked in the White House during eight presidencies. The…
Lionsgate is in final negotiations to acquire R.J. Palacio's bestselling debut novel "Wonder" and has entered talks with "Frankenweenie" scribe John August to adapt the pre-teen tale, which David…
Fresh off winning two Emmys for writing and co-exec producing HBO's "Game Change," Danny Strong has been tapped to write the two-part "Hunger Games" finale "Mockingjay" for Lionsgate, sources tell…
Surviving what many considered the most competitive Primetime Emmys drama series competition in years - if not in the kudofest's 64-year history - "Homeland" ended the four-year reign of "Mad Men"…
Here's the first official still for Lee Daniels' upcoming drama “The Butler.” The pic is inspired by a Washington Post report by Wil Haygood about Eugene Allen, the White House butler whose career…
Alex Manette has joined the cast of "The Butler," based on the life of Eugene Allen, a White House servant who worked for eight First Families.
Brit thesp Aml Ameen has joined the cast of Lee Daniels' "The Butler" as the young version of the title character.
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