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.The Help is a 2011 comedy-drama film based on the novel by the
- 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
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