|2009||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Picture||Precious||Nominated|
|2009||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Director||Precious||Nominated|
|2009||Directors Guild of America||Best Director||Precious||Nominated|
|2009||Independent Spirit Awards||Best Director||Precious||Won|
|2009||Producers Guild of America||Producer of the Year||Precious||Nominated|
by Katie Roberts
Lee Daniels has had a versatile career with "Precious," "The Paperboy," and his latest, "Lee Daniels' The Butler." The director shows no signs of being pigeonholed, revealing in a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter...
by Gary Susman
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" is not your typical summer movie. It's a serious historical drama, with a predominantly African-American cast, examining a period that's still a sore spot and a source of controversy (the Civil...
by Erin Whitney
One butler serving in the White House for over three decades sounds like a story made just for the movies. Surprisingly enough it really happened, and thanks to director Lee Daniels and writer Danny Strong (Emmy winner for...
by Kelly Woo
Jane Fonda may be a liberal activist, but her politics didn't figure into her decision to take on the role of Nancy Reagan in "Lee Daniels' The Butler." A new clip from the movie shows Fonda's First Lady talking to White...