Actress Lela Rochon Explains Why She Threw Away 'The Help' Script


Actress Lela Rochon Explains Why She Threw Away ‘The Help’ Script

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Photo Credit: S Pakhrin

Photo Credit: S Pakhrin

By: Amanda Anderson-Niles

 “The Help” got a lot of Oscar buzz when it came out in 2011, and Octavia Spencer actually received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

However, one black actress actually threw the script away for the film when she received it.

Click next to find out why Lela Rochon wasn’t feeling the film and had no interest in being a part of it.

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  1. Anonymous

    April 26, 2016 at 9:14 pm

    I was wondering what happened to her.

  2. Treasure8430

    April 26, 2016 at 9:18 pm

    Well I knw she felt dumb…..and from her responses she kinda sounds aloof

  3. Drea

    April 26, 2016 at 9:23 pm

    Well comprehension seems to be an issue. Don’t u normally have staff to assist?

    • Get Busy

      April 26, 2016 at 9:45 pm

      Yeah I would think someone would be helping her with selecting roles. Weird.

  4. Queen

    April 26, 2016 at 9:23 pm

    She’s going to have to do a better job of reading over scripts. I miss seeing her.

  5. Anonymous

    April 26, 2016 at 9:23 pm

    Still fine but slow af.

  6. My 2 Cents

    April 26, 2016 at 9:29 pm

    Girl what?

  7. Gabriella

    April 26, 2016 at 9:56 pm

    Like she was going to get the part in the help anyways bye Lela. She obviously ain’t serious about acting anymore because she knows she can fall back on her movie director husband.

  8. Im Sayin

    April 26, 2016 at 10:29 pm


  9. Anonymous

    April 26, 2016 at 11:13 pm

    lmao damn

  10. Yoshi

    April 27, 2016 at 11:44 am

    Her bad.

  11. what!!!

    April 27, 2016 at 7:32 pm

    She lost me when she said the Matrix smh girl bye

  12. IJS

    April 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    There’s really no respectful way for me to say this but she’s a damn fool. Now people have been wondering what happened to her and now we know. It’s a shame because I always thought she was a good actress.

  13. 100AlltheTime

    April 28, 2016 at 1:49 pm

    What’s stupid? She didn’t understand the matrix movie just like sure none of u did. I didn’t understand what the f-ck was goin on in 1, 2 , or 3. What’s the movies about? She said she should have taken parts to stay relevant. But she didn’t need the $$$

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