Lee Daniels Moves to Hollywood
Following his father's dreams, director Lee Daniels set off to become a lawyer but soon realized that his own ambitions were to write and direct. With a few dollars to spare for a bus ticket, he took the leap to Hollywood to make his own dreams a reality.
Director Lee Daniels' creativity was recognized at a young age by his siblings.
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