Octavia Spencer

Movie Actress

Octavia Spencer was born on May 25th, 1972 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States and is the Movie Actress from United States. Discover Octavia Spencer's biography, age, height, physical stats, dating/affair, family, hobbies, education, career updates, and networth at the age of 50 years old.

Other Names / Nick Names
Octavia Lenora Spencer, Octavia L. Spencer
Date of Birth
May 25, 1972
Nationality
United States
Place of Birth
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Age
50 years old
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
Profession
Actor, Film Actor, Television Actor, Voice Actor
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Octavia Spencer Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 50 years old, Octavia Spencer has this physical status:

Height
157cm
Weight
66kg
Hair Color
Black
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Build
Large
Measurements
39-30-40" or 99-76-102 cm
Octavia Spencer Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Religion
Unknown
Hobbies
Not Available
Education
Jefferson Davis High School, Auburn University
Octavia Spencer Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Spouse(s)
Not Available
Children
Not Available
Dating / Affair
Not Available
Parents
Unknown, Dellsena Spencer
Siblings
Rosa Spencer (Sister), Areka Spencer (Sister)
About Octavia Spencer
  • Octavia Lenora Spencer (born May 25, 1972) is an American actress, author, and producer.
  • She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award.
  • She is one of two black actresses to have received three Academy Award nominations, the first black actress to receive two consecutive Academy Award nominations in back-to-back years, and the first black actress to receive an Academy Award nomination after previously winning.Spencer made her film debut in the 1996 drama A Time to Kill.
  • Following a decade of brief roles in film and television, her breakthrough came in 2011, when she played a maid in 1960s America in The Help, for which she won several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
  • For her performance in Ryan Coogler's biopic Fruitvale Station (2013), she won the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress.
  • Spencer received further Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress for playing other women in 1960s America, the mathematician Dorothy Vaughan in the biographical drama Hidden Figures (2016), and a cleaning woman in the fantasy drama The Shape of Water (2017).
  • She also appeared in the films Smashed (2012), Snowpiercer (2013), Get on Up (2014), The Divergent Series (2015–16), The Shack (2017), Gifted (2017), Instant Family (2018), Luce (2019), and Ma (2019). As an author, Spencer has created a children's book series, titled Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective.
  • She has published two books in the series, titled The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (2013) and The Sweetest Heist in History (2015).

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Black haircare pioneer Madam C.J. Walker is immortalized as a Barbie doll

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 26, 2022
Mattel has paid tribute to Walker by making her the newest doll in Barbie's Inspiring Women Series. The African American entrepreneur, philanthropist, and social activist made her fortune launching a line of haircare products for black women in the 19th century. The release of the historical doll coincides with August's Black Business Month. Walker was born Sarah Breedlove in Delta, Louisiana, in 1867. In 1906, she took the name of her third husband, Charles Joseph Walker, and launched Madam C.J. Walker, one of the first black haircare products. She was...

Jennifer Aniston will join Jimmy Kimmel for a special tribute to Norman Lear, 100

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 25, 2022
The Morning Show actress Jennifer Aniston is joining in on the fun. On Thursday it was revealed by Variety the 53-year-old Friends vet will be working with Jimmy Kimmel, Amy Poehler and Octavia Spencer for a special on 100-year-old TV icon Norman Lear. Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter will air on ABC in late September.

Ryan Reynolds oozes confidence as he arrives at Jimmy Kimmel Live!

www.dailymail.co.uk, August 10, 2022
Ryan Reynolds oozed confidence as he arrived at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood ahead of his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Tuesday. The 45-year-old actor strolled towards the studio in a pink checkered print button-up layered over a classic white tee. He completed the casual-cool look with some khaki trousers and a pair of lace-up white sneakers.

Octavia Spencer Apologizes For Britney Spears 'Prenup' Comment & Sam Asghari Responds!

perezhilton.com, September 15, 2021
Whoops! Octavia Spencer was among many casting a little bit of a negative light on the happy news that Britney Spears and her longtime boyfriend Sam Asghari had finally gotten engaged! After seeing the pop star pose with her ring for the first time, the Oscar winner responded:
Octavia Spencer Tweets and Instagram Photos
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