File photo of Director Lee Daniels attending the New York premiere of his film ‘The Butler’ in New York

File photo of Director Lee Daniels attending the New York premiere of his film ‘The Butler’ in New York

Director Lee Daniels attends the New York premiere of his film ‘The Butler’ at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York in this August 5, 2013, file photo. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/Files