|2013||National Board of Review||Best Supporting Actress||Fruitvale Station||Won|
|2011||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Supporting Actress||The Help||Won|
|2011||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Supporting Actress||The Help||Won|
|2011||Broadcast Film Critics Association||Best Supporting Actress||The Help||Nominated|
|2011||Detroit Film Critics Society||Best Supporting Actress||The Help||Nominated|
by Kelly Woo
The Godfather of Soul will loom larger than life this summer in the upcoming biopic about James Brown's life, "Get on Up." A new trailer hits all the quality biopic checkboxes: Difficult childhood? Check. Rebellious youth?...
by Erin Whitney
Some people find paradise on an island, but Julianne Hough ("Safe Haven"), Russell Brand, and Octavia Spencer find it in Las Vegas. "Paradise" (originally titled "Lamb of God"), the directorial debut from Oscar-winning...
by Sheril Antonio
Congratulations to Ms. Octavia Spencer for winning the Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role for The Help (2011). I thoroughly enjoyed her on screen passion, humor and audacity. Her irreverence...
by Leigh Weingus
The National Domestic Workers Alliance has extended their personal congratulations to Octavia Spencer for her Oscar win in the Best Supporting Actress category. "Ms. Spencer's win is a profound victory for a talented artist and...
by Christopher Rosen
LOS ANGELES - Academy Awards voters have spoken up for "The Artist," the first silent film to triumph at Hollywood's highest honors since the original Oscar ceremony 83 years ago.The black-and-white comic melodrama took four...
by Jessie Heyman
Octavia Spencer plowed through awards season as the frontrunner for Best Supporting Actress, and the veteran character actress didn't disappoint on Oscar night. At the 84th annual Academy Awards on Sunday, Spencer won Best...