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Octavia Spencer

Octavia Spencer Admits She’s Been Lying About Her Age

Oscar award winning actress Octavia Spencer has made a confession; she’s been lying about her age.  What??? She made the confession on her birthday. Monday May 25th was Octavia’s birthday. She posted a video on her Instagram admitting that she was turning 50 and not 48. She said people would call her out saying, we… Read more »

[WATCH] Madam C.J.Walker Netflix Movie Trailer

Netflix has released the trailer for Self Made, the movie based on the life of Madam C.J. Walker, who became the first African-American female millionaire through sales of her hair-care products. The movie which stars Octavia Spencer as Walker and also features Tiffany Haddish, Bill Bellamy, and Blair Underwood. Self Made premieres March 20th on Netflix…. Read more »

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Netflix Sets Release Date for Madam C.J. Walker Series

Netflix Sets Release Date For Madam C.J. Walker Series.  Octavia Spencer will take on the role of Madam C.J. Walker in a new Netflix limited series.  Self Made: Inspired By The Life Of Madam C.J. Walker will debut on March 20th.  Madam Walker was America’s first black, female self-made billionaire as a pioneer in black hair care… Read more »

MOVIES: Octavia Spencer is ‘MA’ … Be Very Afraid!

Another reason to run-not-walk to you nearest movie theater is the movie ‘MA‘ starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer! Spencer portrays a lonely middle-aged woman befriends a group of teens.  She allows them to have a house party in her basement with a few house rules:  One of the kids has to stay sober, there is… Read more »

LeBron Negotiated Spencer’s Equal Pay Deal For Netflix Project

LeBron James stepped up in a big way to help Academy Award wining actress Octavia Spencer get equal pay in project for Netflix. The star NBA player served as Spencer’s sponsor in pay negotiations for a biopic about the self-made African American trailblazer in the beauty industry, Madame C.J. Walker. Spencer and James make a… Read more »