The Butler

The Butler

Available on iTunes, HBO Max
For three decades, Cecil Gaines served as the chief butler for eight consecutive US presidents, including Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. Working intimately with these world leaders at the White House, from his unique vantage point Cecil Gaines witnessed radical transformations in American history through the civil rights movement to Vietnam and the Cold War - and how those changes affected his life and family.
Starring Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, John Cusack
Director Lee Daniels