Octavia Spencer

Guillermo del Toro’s fantasy Venice premiere

September 1, 2017

Director Guillermo del Toro and stars Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer walk the red carpet at "Shape of Water" premiere in Venice. (Sept. 1)

Hemsworth and Schumer head up starry fundraiser

May 8, 2017

Octavia Spencer hosts the annual City Year Spring Break fundraiser in Los Angeles, with guests including Liam Hemsworth, Amy Schumer and Orlando Bloom. (May 8)

Octavia Spencer criticizes US government over education

April 5, 2017

Speaking about public school education at the premiere of new movie "Gifted," actress Octavia Spencer says "everything that we've fought so hard to build, with the stroke of a pen is being wiped out with the current administration." (April 5)

Octavia Spencer named Woman of the Year

January 27, 2017

Actress Octavia Spencer is named 'Woman of the Year' by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals. (Jan. 27)

ShowBiz Minute: Thicke, John, Spencer

January 27, 2017

Judge orders Robin Thicke to stay away from ex-wife; Elton John tapped to write "The Devil Wears Prada" musical; Octavia Spencer picks up Harvard Hasty Pudding award. (Jan. 27)

Octavia Spencer: Mary Tyler Moore changed ‘how we view women’

January 27, 2017

Speaking after she was named Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year, actress Octavia Spencer shared her thoughts on the late Mary Tyler Moore. (Jan. 27)

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