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How old was Octavia Spencer in The Help?

Octavia Spencer was 38 in The Help when she played the character 'Minny Jackson'.

That was over 10 years ago in 2011.

Today she is 48, and has starred in 77 movies in total, 29 since The Help was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

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Did you know?

The Help scores 8 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Octavia Spencer's first acting role was as 'Roark's Nurse' in A Time to Kill, released in 1996 when she was 24.

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