Octavia Spencer

Margot Lee Shetterly is about to uncover some more hidden figures as part of a new book deal. We’re so ready for this! We loved watching Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae bring us the story of three Black women who helped us win the Space Race in Hidden Figures. We were astonished […]

While The Academy Awards of recent years have noticeably been lacking in melanin, but the 89th Annual Academy Awards sought to correct #OscarsSoWhite in one night. It’s hard to argue that it was one of the Blackest Oscars in recent memory, if not ever. Just before the red carpet got underway, the night began on social media […]

Fresh off the news that it is now the highest-grossing Academy Award-nominated film this year (with $127.5 million and counting,) Hidden Figures continues to inspire little girls everywhere with its incredible true story that is the epitome of #BlackGirlMagic. Since the film has been such a hit and resonated with so many, especially those in […]

The NAACP celebrated all of the amazing strides that people of color have made over the past year at the 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards. If you didn’t get a chance to tune in, check out our rundown of the evening’s top moments. Andra Day Pays Tribute to President Barack Obama! #ImageAwards pic.twitter.com/Q48I1Ft0au — TV […]

The Golden Globe winner wants for everyone to have an opportunity to see her hit film.

The trio will rock the screen the three Black women who galvanized the world with their contributions to NASA.

Monday night's event highlighted historic speeches by civil rights heroes like MLK, Malcolm X, Fred Hampton, Sojourner Truth, and Shirley Chisholm, recited by Lin Miranda-Manuel, Andre Holland, Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer, and civil rights icon Harry Belafonte.

Every now and then a movie comes through that the family should watch. Tomorrw we get the movie ‘Black Or White’  on dvd. Oscar® winners Kevin Costner* and Octavia Spencer** co-star in this touching comedy-drama based on real events. When two grandparents, Elliott (Costner) and Rowena (Spencer), engage in a heated custody dispute over their beloved […]

Octavia Spencer  has been cast as God. Spencer says she’s not doing any special prep work for the role. “You don’t prepare for God.” Three reasons why Octavia should play the role: She understands subtlety on screen The audience accepts her quiet strength She can play the Divine with authority. The role will be intensive. The […]

Apparently, Celebs are just like us.   They too have guilty pleasures.  Some more than others or maybe some just aren’t as forthcoming.  Taraji really has…

For iPhone:   Octavia Spencer is probably best known for her performance in “The Help” as Minnie for which she won an Academy Award winner. she currently…