Lee Daniels Says Mom Prefers Tyler Perry Movies

“Why can’t you make movies like Tyler Perry?”

Lee Daniels may have a new hit movie in theaters but at home, he’s his mother’s second favorite director. In a recent interview with Black Girls Radio, ‘The Butler’ filmmaker explained his mother’s preference and her thoughts on his previous movies. Daniels also discusses why he chose to portray a certain scene in the movie in a fashion suitable for all ages. “I wanted my mom pleased,” he says.

Check out the full interview above!