Minka Kelly at Lee Daniels’ “The Butler” L.A. Premiere

Minka Kelly

Minka Kelly walked the red carpet again, this time for the L.A. premiere of Lee Daniels’ The Butler. The film stars Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey along with Terrence Howard, Cuba Gooding, Jr., along with Mariah Carey. Written by Danny Strong and directed by Lee Daniels, the film opens in theaters on August 16th. For more info, visit The Butler at Weinstein Co.

Based on the real-life account of Eugene Allen, the film stars Forest Whitaker as Cecil Gaines, an African-American who eyewitnesses notable events of the 20th century during his 34-year tenure serving as a White House butler.

Cecil Gaines works as a White House butler during eight presidential terms from 1952 to 1986. He witnesses — and becomes involved in — the political and social turmoil of the period. [Wiki]