In another sure-to-be awards season contender, Forrest Whittaker stars as White House butler Cecil Gaines (based on the real-life Eugene Allen) who witnesses a number of social and historical events during his 34-year tenure in the most important office in the USA.

The film is directed by Lee Daniels (Precious) and features an ensemble cast including Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey, Cuba Gooding Jr, Robin Williams, Terrence Howard and more in what is a thought-provoking and emotionally powerful tale.

Cert 12A/132 mins

General Release: November 15th