The Butler

Watch David Banner’s Debut Short Film
A few weeks ago, XXL spoke with Mississippi rapper David Banner about his role in recent film Lee Daniels' The Butler, in which he plays the lead character's brother, Earl Gaines. In the exclusive interview, Banner spoke about his budding career as a film actor, and even wen…
‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’ – Movie Review
Lee Daniels’ new film The Butler was plagued by adversity long before moviegoers flocked to theaters to see Forest Whitaker as the White House butler who served through eight administrations during America’s most politically vital years, including the p…
David Banner Prepares His Debut Short Film
This Friday, Mississippi rapper David Banner will make his return to the silver screen with an appearance in Lee Daniels' The Butler, in which he'll play the lead character's brother Earl Gaines. As he continues to build upon his extensive acting resume, though, Banner told XXL&n…
Check Out The Awesome Film Trailer For ‘The Butler’
The Butler, starring Forrest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Lenny Kravitz, tells the story of a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades. The film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society during this time, from the civil rights movement…