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20111115 (BBC7)

After the murder of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Skeet fears that no other black maids will talk.

Kathryn Stockett's drama stars Laurel Lefkow.

After the murder of a civil rights activist, Skeet fears no other black maids will talk.

20111113 (BBC7)

Mississippi, 1962.

Black maids raise the white children, but no one trusts them.

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Mississippi, 1962.

Black maids raise the white children, but no one trusts them.

Three women get brave.

Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

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20130506 (BBC7)

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Three very different women come together for a clandestine project that will put them all at risk: black maid Aibileen, her closest friend Minny, the best cook in Mississippi, and Skeeter, who is 22 and just home from college.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Three very different women come together for a project that will put them all at risk.

Jackson Mississippi, 1962. Black maids raise the white children, but no-one trusts them. Then three women get brave. Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Jackson, Mississippi, 1962.

Black maids raise the white children, but no one trusts them.

Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

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20111120 (BBC7)
20130507 (BBC7)

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Skeeter tries to find out what has happened to her beloved maid Constantine, and Minny settles into her new position as Celia Foote's help.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester

Skeeter tries to discover what happened to Constantine. Minny settles in as Celia Foote's help. Starring Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

As racial tension rises in America, Skeeter's interviews may land the maids in trouble.

As racial tension rises in America, Miss Skeeter's interviews may land the maids in trouble.

Kathryn Stockett's acclaimed novel, read by Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Skeeter tries to discover what happened to Constantine.

Minny settles in as Celia Foote's help.

From Kathryn Stockett's novel.

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20130508 (BBC7)

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Skeeter pursues her potentially explosive idea for a book about the daily lives of black maids in Jackson.

But will anyone agree to be interviewed?

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Skeeter pursues her idea for a book about the daily lives of black maids in Jackson.

Skeeter wants to write about the lives of black maids in Jackson. Who will be interviewed? Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Skeeter wants to write about the lives of black maids in Jackson.

Who will be interviewed? Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Who will be interviewed?

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20130509 (BBC7)

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Aibileen begins to wonder whether she should take part in Skeeter's clandestine writing project, regardless of the risks involved.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Aibileen begins to wonder whether she should take part in Skeeter's writing project.

Aibileen wonders whether to join Skeeter's secret writing project, regardless of risk. Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Aibileen wonders whether to join Skeeter's secret writing project, regardless of risk.

Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

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20130510 (BBC7)

Aibileen attempts to persuade Minny to be part of Skeeter's clandestine writing project. Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Aibileen attempts to persuade Minny to contribute to Skeeter's clandestine writing project.

But Minny is going to take some convincing.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester

Aibileen attempts to persuade Minny to be part of Skeeter's clandestine writing project.

Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

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20130513 (BBC7)

Skeet and Aibileen wait anxiously to see what Miss Hilly knows of their project. Kathryn Stockett's drama stars Alibe Parsons.

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Skeeter and Aibileen wait nervously to find out how much Miss Hilly has discovered about their secret project.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Skeeter and Aibileen wait nervously to find out how much Miss Hilly has discovered.

Skeet and Aibileen wait anxiously to see what Miss Hilly knows of their project.

Kathryn Stockett's drama stars Alibe Parsons.

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20130514 (BBC7)

After the murder of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Skeet fears that no other black maids will talk. Kathryn Stockett's drama stars Laurel Lefkow.

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

After the murder of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, Skeeter fears that she won't find any other black maids willing to tell her their story.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Skeeter fears that she won't find any other black maids willing to tell her their story.

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20130515 (BBC7)

The fearsome Miss Hilly ensures Skeeter's near total exclusion from the Jackson social set. Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Skeeter's crossing of the fearsome Miss Hilly results in her almost total exclusion from the Jackson social set.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Skeeter's crossing of Miss Hilly results in her exclusion from the Jackson social set.

The fearsome Miss Hilly ensures Skeeter's near total exclusion from the Jackson social set.

Stars Alibe Parsons and Laurel Lefkow.

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20130516 (BBC7)

Minny worries Miss Celia faces humiliation at the Junior League Annual Benefit, and Skeeter has a deadline. Stars Alibe Parsons.

Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

Minny worries that Miss Celia is about to make a fool of herself at the Jackson Junior League Annual Benefit.

Meanwhile, Skeeter has a deadline to meet.

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester.

Minny worries that Miss Celia is about to make a fool of herself.

Minny worries Miss Celia faces humiliation at the Junior League Annual Benefit, and Skeeter has a deadline.

Stars Alibe Parsons.

Miss Celia faces humiliation at the Junior League Annual Benefit; Skeeter has a deadline.

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Dramatisation of Kathryn Stockett's novel set in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, about three brave women who dare to cross the racial lines.

The collaborators hold their breath as their book reaches the bookstores.

Will the ladies of Jackson recognise themselves as described by their maids?

Aibileen....Alibe Parsons

Minny....Octavia Spencer

Skeeter....Laurel Lefkow

Elizabeth/Celia....Lydia Parker

Hilly....Madeleine Potter

Miss Walters/Mrs Phelan....Debora Weston

Raleigh/Johnny....Nathan Nolan

Mae Mobley....Edward Prout

Adapted by Penny Leicester

The maids anticipate their book's arrival in stores.

Will the ladies of Jackson recognize themselves? Stars Alibe Parsons.

Will the ladies recognize themselves?