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Hidden Figures - Trailer
02:32 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
The Free World - Official Trailer
02:10 — Mo Lundy (Boyd Holbrook) is an innocent man who went to prison for murders he did not commit. His time in lock-up changed him, forced him to resort t (more…)
Would Octavia Spencer Star in "Divergent" TV Show?
00:23 — "The Help" actress admits if she would appear in the television version of the hit film franchise. Tune in!
Hidden Figures
01:17 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
2012 SAG Awards: Octavia Spencer
02:02 — "The Help" actress talks on fashion and her emotional Golden Globe win. Plus, hear her talk about her young, hot date!
How Kevin Costner Brought "Black or White" to Life
02:59 — Costars Octavia Spencer, Gillian Jacobs and more reveal why Kevin helped inspire them to join the film. Get the scoop from the red carpet premiere!
Kevin Costner: ‘Black or White’ Film Examines Race
05:07 — The actor joins TODAY to talk about “Black or White,” a new film in which he plays a widowed lawyer locked in a battle for custody of his granddaughte (more…)
Sundance: 'The Free World'
05:19 — Jason Lew makes his directorial debut at Sundance with a film he wrote, "The Free World," starring Elisabeth Moss, Boyd Holbrook and Octavia Spencer.
Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae Take On the Space Race in 'Hidden Figures'
03:08 — The actresses are NASA mathematicians in the biographical drama, out January 2017.
Anthony Mackie Talks About ‘Black or White’
05:23 — The actor whose acclaimed work includes “The Hurt Locker” tells the TODAY anchors about the upcoming drama “Black or White,” in which he stars with Ke (more…)
‘Black or White’ Star Had Never Heard of Kevin Costner
06:05 — Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer and up-and-coming actress Jillian Estell star in the new film “Black or White,” and the 10-year-old says she didn’t kno (more…)
"The View" Co-hosts Ask if Hillary Should Embrace Her Femininity During Presidential Campaign
05:04 — "The View" co-hosts feel it is time that the U.S. Have a female leader. Candace Cameron-Bure wants Hillary to run as a woman and not hide her feminini (more…)
Octavia Spencer Talks About ‘Black or White’ Film Role
03:25 — The actress joins TODAY to talk about the film drama “Black or White,” in which she plays a grandmother fighting for custody of a biracial girl. She s (more…)
Gwyneth Paltrow Recieves Backlash Over Food Stamp Challenge
05:05 — Hot Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow Causes Stir
2012 Golden Globes: Octavia Spencer
02:00 — "Best Supporting Actress" winner is modest about her first Golden Globe. See what private place she wants to put her trophy!
Octavia Spencer On "The View": New Book, Working With Whoopi and Sleepwalking
05:02 — Actress Octavia Spencer discusses working with Whoopi early in her career.
Trailer
00:30 — Matt Flannery (Ron Livingston) and Emily Lehman (Rosemarie DeWitt) are the negotiators in the FBI's. They're trained to talk their way through volatil (more…)
Fruitvale Station: Octavia Spencer, Ryan Coogler, Michael B. Jordan & Melonie Diaz Interview
04:20 — Octavia Spencer, Ryan Coogler, Michael B. Jordan and Melonie Diaz look back at the true events that happened at Fruitvale Station on New Years Eve 200 (more…)
Octavia Spencer On Playing a Mother Figure to James Brown in 'Get On up'
03:07 — Josh Lasser spoke with Octavia Spencer about portraying Aunt Honey in 'Get On Up'.
'Fruitvale Station' Stars Shine Light On Tragedy
03:58 — Octavia Spencer and the stars of Fruitvale Station, alongside producer Forest Whitaker, premiered their summer drama based a real-life, tragic tale, a (more…)
Wilson Cruz On Playing Off Octavia Spencer in "Red Band Society"
06:11 — Wilson Cruz talks about his past on "My So Called Life" and working with a new young cast on "Red Band Society."
Hidden Figures - Official Trailer
03:05 — HIDDEN FIGURES is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Mona (more…)
Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae Take on the Space Race in 'Hidden Figures'
03:09 — The actresses are NASA mathematicians in the biographical drama, out January 2017.
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  • Birth Name: Octavia Lenora Spencer
  • Birth Place: Montgomery, AL
  • Birthday: May 25, 1972, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor

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