SEASON 2, EPISODE 207 | AIRED ON 08/11/13
Oprah discusses the making of the highly anticipated film Lee Daniels' The Butler with fellow cast members David Oyelowo and Oscar® winner Forest Whitaker as well as Oscar-nominated director Lee Daniels. They talk about filming in New Orleans with an all-star cast, including John Cusack, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jane Fonda, Terrence Howard, Mariah Carey, Lenny Kravitz, Robin Williams, James Marsden, Alan Rickman, Vanessa Redgrave and Liev Schreiber.
Then, find out how they were able to depict the journey of one man, Cecil Gaines, who served eight presidents as the White House's head butler. Plus, viewers are taken behind the scenes to see how Oprah was aged to appear 95 years old for her role.