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The Help is a 2011 comedy-drama film based on the novel by the same name. It stars Emma Stone as a journalist who writes a controversial book based on research of her relationships with maids in the early 1960s in the South, and Viola Davis as one of the maids.


  • Emma Stone as Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan, a college graduate and aspiring writer.
  • Lila Rogers as Young Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan
  • Viola Davis as Aibileen Clark
  • Bryce Dallas Howard as Hilly Holbrook, the town's racist and snooty ringleader.
  • Octavia Spencer as Minny Jackson
  • Jessica Chastain as Celia Foote, Minny's naive employer and Johnny's wife.
  • Ahna O'Reilly as Elizabeth Leefolt, Aibileen's employer.
  • Allison Janney as Charlotte Phelan, Skeeter's mother.
  • Anna Camp as Jolene French
  • Chris Lowell as Stuart Whitworth, Skeeter's boyfriend and a senator's son.
  • Cicely Tyson as Constantine Bates
  • Mike Vogel as Johnny Foote, Hilly's ex-boyfriend and Celia's husband.
  • Sissy Spacek as Mrs. Walters, Hilly's mother.
  • Brian Kerwin as Robert Phelan, Skeeter's father.
  • Leslie Jordan as Mr. Blackly
  • Mary Steenburgen as Elain Stein
  • Nelsan Ellis as Henry, the waiter
  • David Oyelowo as Preacher Green
  • Dana Ivey as Grace Higgenbottom