Octavia Spencer is a well-distinguished actress, producer, director, writer and author from the United States of America. She received many great honours and awards for her roles and performances including an Oscar award. You may explore in details below the life, career, awards and net worth of Octavia Spencer in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Octavia Lenora Spencer was born on May 25, 1972, in Montgomery the capital of Alabama, United States. Her mother Dellsena Spencer was a maid but she passed away in 1988, and her father also died in 1985. The family’s condition and situation during Octavia’s early life is not known, but she probably experienced hard times due to her parent’s death.
Octavia Spencer was mainly grown and raised in her hometown. She completed her schooling at the Jefferson Davis High School, and then she attended the Auburn University at Montgomery, but she graduated with a degree in English, journalism and theatre from the Auburn University. She has six siblings, but only the names of 2 sisters of them are revealed, Areka Spencer and Rosa Spencer.
Octavia Spencer private life has never been publicly revealed. Her fans have always been looking for the martial statuses she has been into. Some websites say that she had been in relationships with the actor, screenwriter, director and producer Tate Taylor and with the actor and musician Josh Hopkins, but neither relationship was confirmed.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Octavia Spencer made her debut film acting role in the crime drama “A Time to Kill”. She gained huge attention after winning the Oscar for her performance in the drama film “The Help”. She also has other popular film roles including the biographical drama “Hidden Figures”, Christian drama “The Shack” and others.
Octavia Spencer has received around 100 award wins and nominations. She won the Oscar award for her performance in “The Help” film. She also received 2 Oscars nominations one of them was in 2018 for “The Shape of Water” film. She also won Screen Actors Guild Awards, Critics Choice Film Awards, National Board of Review Awards, and others.
Octavia Spencer latest and most recent acting roles in films including action adventure “Ascendant”, psychological horror “Ma”, fantasy comedy adventure “The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle” and a comedy film named “Instant Family”. She also has acting roles in new series including drama miniseries “Madam C.J. Walker” and drama “Are You Sleeping”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress, producer, director, writer and author Octavia Spencer has an estimated net worth of more than $14 million. She earned her millions by starring in films and series. Octavia Spencer starred in various films that grossed over $200 million at the box office such as “The Help” and “Hidden Figures”.
Octavia Spencer is one of the most talented and touchy actresses of all time. She has more than 130 credits as an actress of films and series including her new and most recent ones. She is a very affecting personality when it comes to drama films. Octavia Spencer’s private life is not publicly revealed.