Memorable Butlers and Maids in Film

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Memorable Butlers and Maids in Film

As Cecil Gaines in Lee Daniels' The Butler, Forest Whitaker shows a man who's lived through seven presidential administrations as a servant, but he wasn't the first actor to portray a steward in film.

Take a look at other actors who changed the face of film by playing servants.

(Photo: Courtesy of The Weinstein Company)