*Mariah Carey is seen in the above photograph stepping out of her trailer Monday on the New Orleans set of “The Butler.”


The Lee Daniels-directed film has Oprah Winfrey, Lenny Kravitz, Cuba Gooding Jr., John Cusack, Robin Williams, and James Marsden among its star-studded cast.

In addition to reteaming with her “Precious” director, Carey also shared a sneak peek of her forthcoming music video “Triumphant (Get ‘Em)” last night on BET’s “106 & Park.” [Scroll down to watch.]

As previously reported, Mariah’s also prepping for her first season of “American Idol” as rumors swirl about her being against Nicki Minaj joining her at the judging panel.