November 15, 2012
Obama to host 'Lincoln' screening
The star-studded cast of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’ will attend a special screening of the new presidential drama at the White House on Thursday.
Newly re-elected American leader Barack Obama will host the event for directing legend Spielberg and Daniel Day-Lewis, who plays 16th U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in the film.
Sally Field, who portrays Lincoln's wife Mary, and other cast members including Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tommy Lee Jones will also attend.
The movie is already tipped to be a contender at next year's Academy Awards.