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Octavia Spencer

  1. the industry
    Octavia Spencer Headed to Netflix As Black Beauty Mogul Madam C. J. WalkerThe eight-part limited series follows the life of America’s first self-made female millionaire.
  2. tv
    Hidden Figures Is Coming to TelevisionHow many John Glenns can we send into space? Let’s find out.
  3. vulture lists
    A Complete Guide to Every Apple TV Show in DevelopmentIs Reese Witherspoon the new queen of Apple? We think so.
  4. Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Tom Segura, and Iliza Shlesinger Join the […]An upcoming comedy starring Mark Wahlberg is rounding out its cast, which includes several standups. According to The Hollywood Reporter, […]
  5. Octavia Spencer Is Blessing the Horror Genre With the New Thriller MaThe psychological thriller will reunite her with the director of The Help.
  6. power moves
    Jessica Chastain Went Full Miss Sloane to Get Octavia Spencer Huge Salary BoostChastain isn’t a hard-boiled Washington lobbyist, but she did learn to negotiate like one for a movie.
  7. Octavia Spencer Was Mistaken for Mo’NiqueBy a grandma.
  8. seasons greetings
    Joy to the World, Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer to Star in Holiday ComedyThe movie “follows two women fighting the elements to make it home for Christmas.”
  9. apple
    Octavia Spencer to Star in Apple Series About Our True-Crime-Podcast ObsessionBased on Kathleen Barber’s novel Are You Sleeping.
  10. Did Octavia Spencer’s ‘SNL’ Episode Have the Best Cold Open Ever? Since Saturday Night Live’s last episode, a lot has happened – Oscar drama, Russia drama, Obama drama – so it was anyone’s guess how they’d […]
  11. last night on late night
    Octavia Spencer Ready to Profit Off People Not Telling Black Movies Apart on SNLGet ready for that moon fence.
  12. last night on late night
    This ‘Catchphrase’ Game Makes a Case for a John Lithgow–Octavia Spencer FilmCeleb-studded Tonight Show game, or Lithgow-Spencer film pitch? You decide.
  13. roll clip!
    Watch Octavia Spencer’s Joyful Saturday Night Live PromoThis feels right.
  14. Octavia Spencer to Host ‘SNL’ on March 4thOver the weekend, NBC revealed the next Saturday Night Live host of the season, and it’s another first-timer. SNL revealed that Oscar nominee […]
  15. saturday night live
    Octavia Spencer to Host Saturday Night Live in MarchNo musical guest, though.
  16. screen actors guild awards
    Taraji P. Henson’s SAG Speech for Hidden Figures“The shoulders of the women that we stand on are three American heroes.”
  17. good deeds
    Octavia Spencer Buys Up Hidden Figures ScreeningResidents of Central L.A., this is for you.
  18. last night on late night
    Octavia Spencer Explains Her Obama ShockAnd the time she lost a bet over his election.
  19. surprise!
    Here Is a Very Good Photo of Octavia Spencer Being Surprised by Barack ObamaDon’t leave us, Barack!
  20. trailer mix
    The New Hidden Figures Trailer Is Damn InspiringIt’s the story of the unsung heroes behind John Glenn’s space mission.
  21. the oscar for best original song goes to...
    Pharrell Performs Hidden Figures Soundtrack “Together we’ll fly / But no more runnin.’”
  22. Janelle Monáe Talks About Her New Movie Role“It is so important, that we as women, African-American women, tell our stories.”
  23. chat room
    Octavia Spencer on Smashed and Her Illusory Oscar Bump“I thought my phone would be ringing a lot, and it wasn’t.”
  24. casting
    Octavia Spencer Heads to Baggage ClaimA romantic comedy starring Paula Patton.
  25. casting
    Octavia Spencer Circles Controversial DramaAbout a racially charged police shooting.
  26. oscars 2012
    Watch Oprah’s Post-Oscars Interviews With Octavia Spencer and Viola DavisWho needs a silly Vanity Fair party, right? Right???
  27. fugging it up
    Fug Girls: The Best and Worst Outfits at the 2012 OscarsThe best rebound, the worst homage, and more red-carpet hits and misses.
  28. last night on late night
    Men Are Now Terrified of Sleeping With Michelle DockeryPlus: Denzel Washington dazzled the senses out of Octavia Spencer in one of those adorable high-school-crush moments, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  29. Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis Join Sci-Fi FilmsThe Help costars are rocketing into the future.
  30. slideshow
    See All the Red-Carpet Looks From the SAG AwardsFrom the cast of Moneyball to Glee, check out last night’s Red Carpet at the SAG Awards.
  31. fugging it up
    Fug Girls: The Best and Worst Outfits at the 2012 Golden GlobesSarah Michelle Gellar? Surprisingly good! Mila Kunis? Surprisingly boring!
  32. last night on late night
    Tracy Morgan Went Mad With His Planet of the Apes ImpressionsPlus: Emmy Rossum serenaded a hot dog straight out of Conan’s hands, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  33. casting
    Octavia Spencer Joins Diablo Cody MovieShe’ll play a casino dealer.
  34. trailer mix
    The Help Trailer: Emma Stone and Viola Davis Clean UpIt’s the movie adaptation of Kathryn Stockett’s best-selling novel.