The first poster for The Butler has been released!
Forest Whitaker stars as Cecil Gaines, a character based on the real-life White House butler Eugene Allen.
Gaines serves for a 34-year period, under eight sitting Presidents, and experiences the civil rights movement from a very unique perspective.
Check out The Butler poster below:
The film also stars Oprah Winfrey, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Terrence Howard, David Oyelowo, Vanessa Redgrave, Alex Pettyfer, Maria Carey, Yaya DaCosta, Robin Williams, Melissa Leo, James Marsden, Minka Kelly, Liev Schreiber, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda, Lenny Kravitz, and Jesse Williams.
Lee Daniels directs. The Butler comes out August 16.