Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
In 2016, Octavia lost the Best Supporting Actress Oscar to friend and The Help co-star Viola Davis.
I was always a closet lover of acting. My mom was very practical. She never, ever restricted our dreams, always told us we could do or be anything. Then I said, 'Maybe I want to be an actor'. And she said, 'Maybe not that'.
Her gap-toothed smile.
Octavia Lenora Spencer
Montgomery, Alabama, USA
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