Name: Octavia Spencer
Birth Name: 
Octavia L. Spencer
Birth Date: 
May 25, 1970
Birth Place: 
Montgomery, Alabama
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2012 SAG Awards Red Carpet Live Stream

Posted Sunday January 29, 2012 5:54 PM GMT

Ready to put the stars' fabulousness on full display, the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are set to get underway in Los Angeles, California.

Held at the Shrine Auditorium, Peter Castro, Laurel Ripley and Kate Dimmock will be working the red carpet to catch all of the action as Tinseltown's big names make their grand arrivals.


64th Annual DGA Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Sunday January 29, 2012 1:26 AM GMT

Toasting the best films to grace the big screen through the duration of 2011, the stars gathered together for the 64th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards in Hollywood, California on Saturday night (January 28).


2012 Oscars: The Nominees Offer Up Their Thoughts

Posted Wednesday January 25, 2012 12:01 AM GMT

With the 84th Annual Academy Awards announcing the nominees for this year's ceremony earlier today (January 24), trophy hopefuls including Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep and Read More >>

Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis Talk Oscar Nods

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 4:03 PM GMT

Their film “The Help” was one of the hottest of 2011, and Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis have both received nominations for the upcoming Academy Awards for their performances.

Ms. Davis is up for the Best Actress trophy, competing against Meryl Streep, Rooney Mara, Glenn Close, and Michelle Williams.


84th Annual Academy Awards Nominations: Complete List

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 11:43 AM GMT

It’s arguably the biggest awards show of the year, and this morning (January 24) the 84th Annual Academy Awards nominations were announced.

Tom Sherak, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and "The Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence did the honors, sharing the various nominees for the coveted Oscar trophy.