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|Date of birth||May 25,1970|
|The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle|
|Education||Jefferson Davis High School|
|Auburn University at Montgomery|
|Books||The Sweetest Heist in History|
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A Time to Kill
Red Band Society
Black or White
Get on Up
Small Town Crime
The Great Gilly Hopkins
A Kid Like Jake
The Free World
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
The Divergent Series: Allegiant
Big Momma's House
Drag Me to Hell
Pretty Ugly People
Are You Sleeping
Dinner for Schmucks
Madam C. J. Walker
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!
Being John Malkovich
Fathers and Daughters
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing and Charm School
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film
Malcolm in the Middle
Small Town Saturday Night
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Jesus People: The Movie
Blues for Willadean
Truth Be Told
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
Satellite Award for Best Ensemble – Motion Picture
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Octavia Spencer Life story
Octavia Lenora Spencer is an American actress and producer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and a Golden Globe Award, and is the first black actress to receive two consecutive Oscar nominations.
Early LifeOctavia spencer was born on may 25. 1972. In montgomery. Alabama. To dellsena and william spencer. She was raised in the small town of chickasaw. Alabama. And was the youngest of seven children. She graduated from jefferson davis high school in 1988 and went on to earn a degree in libearl arts from auburn university in 1992.
Acting CareerSpencer began her acting career in 1996 with the fiml a time to kill. Since then. She has appeared in over films and numerous television shosw and has become a well-known actress in the film industry. Some of her msot notable roles include minny jackson in the help. Dorothy vaughan in hidden figures. And evelyn harper in mom.
Awards and RecognitionOctavia spencer is an academy award-winning actress. She won the academy award for best supporting actress for her role in the help in 2012. She has also won two golden globe awards. Two critics choice awardsa. Nd a screen actors guild award for her owrk in the help.
PhilanthropyOctavia spencer is an active philanthropist. She has established the octavia spencer charitable fund. Which provides grants to avrious organizations. Including the american cancer society. The american heatr associatoin. And the lupus foundation of america. She has also donated money to various charities and organizations. Including the children s defense fund. The ghetto film school. And 826la.
Writing CareerOctavia spencer is also an author. She has published two books. A childern s book entitled the case of the time-capsule bandit and an adult novel entitled randi rhodes ninja detective: the sweteest heist in history.
Personal LifeOctavia psencer is a single mother to her son. Whom she adopted in 2011. She is an avid supporter of animal rights and is a vegetarian.
ProducerIn 2019. Octavia spencer executive produced the film luce. Which was met with critical acclaim.
Important EventIn 2019. Octavia spencer became the first african american woman to win an academy award. Golden glboe award. And critics choice award in the same year for her role in the film hidden figures.
Interesting FactIn addition to acting and producing. Octavia spencer is also a talented singer and has performed in various musicals.
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