Octavia Spencer Delivers a Spectacularly Creepy Performance in ‘Ma’ – Review

From the moment the film was announced and the trailer was released, Blumhouse’s Ma was something of a question mark for many people. Being one of them myself, I wondered just how the characterization (specifically of ‘Ma’) was going to play out on the big screen. Due to this, I went into the film with … Continue reading Octavia Spencer Delivers a Spectacularly Creepy Performance in ‘Ma’ – Review

Madam C.J. Walker Mini-Series Executive Produced By Octavia Spencer and LeBron James Coming to Netflix

Netflix is set to develop a new limited series about Madam C.J. Walker in an announcement made during this year's Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour. Based on a book published in 2002 by A’Lelia Bundles (Walker’s great-great-granddaughter), the series is set to explore "the untold and highly irreverent story of Black hair care pioneer … Continue reading Madam C.J. Walker Mini-Series Executive Produced By Octavia Spencer and LeBron James Coming to Netflix

Paramount’s ‘Instant Family’ Comedy Casts Octavia Spencer, Isabela Moner, Tig Notaro

Octavia Spencer has signed on for Paramount's comedic film Instant Family alongside rising star Isabela Moner (Transformers: The Last Knight) and comedian Tig Notaro.  They will be joining Rose Byrne and Mark Walhberg. The film follows a couple who is trying to adopt from the foster-care system.  However, they find themselves a little over their heads when … Continue reading Paramount’s ‘Instant Family’ Comedy Casts Octavia Spencer, Isabela Moner, Tig Notaro

Octavia Spencer to Buy Out ‘Black Panther’ Screening for Disadvantaged in Mississippi

We're barely into 2018 and it's already shaping up to be a year full of superheroes and as we already knew not all of them wear capes. Last year we saw the generosity of Octavia Spencer when she rented out screenings in Los Angeles in order for disadvantaged families to be able to see Hidden Figures. In her … Continue reading Octavia Spencer to Buy Out ‘Black Panther’ Screening for Disadvantaged in Mississippi

Octavia Spencer Reuniting With Tate Taylor For Psychological-Horror, ‘Ma’

Octavia Spencer will be reuniting with The Help director, Tate Taylor, for a psychological-horror produced by Blumhouse Productions. Jason Blum has lined up another interesting picture which will be a mix of horror and psychological thriller and it will star Oscar-winning actress, Octavia Spencer. She will be joined by Juliette Lewis and Luke Evans, who … Continue reading Octavia Spencer Reuniting With Tate Taylor For Psychological-Horror, ‘Ma’

Octavia Spencer & Jessica Chastain Will Reunite in a Holiday Comedy for Universal

Octavia Spencer and Jessica Chastain are reuniting for a holiday comedy, time to bring out the champagne. The Help was a wonderful film that shone a spotlight on many talented actresses. Chastain and Spencer received critical acclaim and awards for their performances as Celia and Minny. One of the highlights of the film was the … Continue reading Octavia Spencer & Jessica Chastain Will Reunite in a Holiday Comedy for Universal