Posted by | Cyrena Rose

Oprah Winfrey and her cast mates are hard at work filming Lee Daniels‘, The Butler .  The film will tell the true tale of Eugene Allen, the late White House butler, who served eight presidents during his tenure from 1952 to 1986.

While on set, the cast take photos that Winfrey generously instagramed for our viewing pleasure!  For the above photo she states “Lenny Kravitz and me (both aged) getting ready for our 80’s White House scene.”

(l-r) Director Lee Daniels, Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda (Nancy Reagan) & Alan Rickman (Pres. Reagan)

Principal photography for Lee Daniels’ The Butler has been in full swing in New Orleans, with a stellar cast that includes: Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda, Melissa Leo, Liev Schreiber, Jesse Williams, Mariah Carey, Yaya DaCosta, and many more.

The Butler will be debut in 2013.