Octavia Spencer | Biography

Posted On: 29 Aug, 2014


Octavia Spencer | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth May 25, 1970
Age 48 Years 5 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Husband/Spouse Unknown
Boyfriend Not Disclosed
Ethnicity Black
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Partner Not yet
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Unknown
Body Measurements N/A
Net Worth $6 Million Dollars
Height 157 cm
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Not yet

Octavia Lenora Spencer is a very famous American actress, who was born on May 25, 1970 in Montgomery, Alabama. She is renowned for her best role as Minny, the outspoken maid in the 2011 film The Help, in which she gained the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Not only BAFTA for best supporting actress, but received other awards, including the Golden Globe Award for best favoring actress as well as the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding Performance by a female actor in a supporting role. She went to Jefferson Davis High School and graduated in 1988. From 1988 to 1989, she attended the Auburn University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts.

When she was 16, she received an opportunity to work as an intern on the set of The Long Walk Home, a film starring Whoopi Goldberg. She debuted as a nurse in Joel Schumacher’s in the film A Time to Kill, the movie was based on the book by John Grisham. She did the movies like Big Momma’s House, Never Been Kissed, Bad Santa, Coach Carter, Spider-Man, Win a Date with Tad Hamilton and Pretty Ugly People, these are the film, where her effort was highly appreciated. Her guest appearance can find on television series including Raising the Bar, CSI Crime Scene Investigation, Wizards of Waverly Place, The Big Bang Theory, ER, Grounded for Life, Titus, Becker and Dharma & Greg. She is also famous for her main roles Constance Grady, the amorous INS caseworker on Ugly Betty and as Serenity Johnson on Comedy Central’s Halfway Home and Constance Grady. Beautiful actress, made her first stage debut in 2003, in Del Shores’ play, The Trials and Tribulations of a Trailer Trash Housewife. Eventually, she did opposite Allison Jenney in Tate Taylor’s critically lauded short feature, Chicken party.

She is known as a comedian, actress, as she was listed by Entertainment Weekly in its list of 25 Funniest Actresses in Hollywood in April 2009. She has also played in Rob Zombie’s Halloween II in August 2009. She made her role the American remake of the Danish Classic Love at First Hiccup opposite Scout Taylor-Compton. She is really a talented actress; it is proved by her nomination to Oscar for her performance in The Help. She would take on the supporting role of Johanna Reyes in the second installment of the Divergent series, titled The Divergent Series: Insurgent, which was scheduled to release on 20 March, 2015.

 She is very conscious about to maintain her body, in which she has been playing along the complete weight loss system. Her age is 44, yet there is no such information available on the network, which can be read as a citation to her personal issues. She seems not to have any affair and dating, as she doesn’t have any boyfriend till the date. She also doesn’t provide any message for her married, husband and divorce.  Let’s know about some interesting fact of her. She is the actress, who is one of 6 African-American to win the Oscar in a Competitive Category. Her height is about 5 feet and 2 inches tall.

She is very honest and dedicated to her job. She has gained name, fame and wealth. Her net worth is $ 2 million. We can stay with her twitter and Facebook and her biography can be found on the wiki and Unapix.com. For reliable source always visit unapix.com.