An animated Lee Daniels
talked to BET's Sharon Carpenter
about his history-making film Precious
. Daniels said he wasn't expecting six nominations and that he carries on the legacy of the greats before him like John Singleton
and Spike Lee
. He also talks the importance of sexuality in the film, risk-taking and the critic.
Check out the interview below! Can also click here to read my interview with Lee Daniels and Gabourey Sidibe