Octavia Spencer

"God is in all of us. It does not matter what color you are or what gender you are, there is God in all of us."

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Octavia Spencer, who won an Oscar and several other awards for best supporting actress in “The Help,” was named Woman of the Year on Wednesday by Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals. “The Pudding is proud to honor an actress whose depth of talent has captivated audiences with her comedic wit and […]

The historical drama, Hidden Figures, starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae beat out Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to win the week’s box office with $22.8 million to Rogue One’s $22.1 million.

Monday night's event highlighted historic speeches by civil rights heroes like MLK, Malcolm X, Fred Hampton, Sojourner Truth, and Shirley Chisholm, recited by Lin Miranda-Manuel, Andre Holland, Michael B. Jordan, Octavia Spencer, and civil rights icon Harry Belafonte.

Octavia Spencer is taking on the role of a lifetime as she has been tapped to play God in the film adaptation of “The Shack.”…

Octavia Spencer  has been cast as God. Spencer says she’s not doing any special prep work for the role. “You don’t prepare for God.” Three…

Follow @vedahoward Welcome to today’s Entertainment Report from the KD Bowe Show. An encounter with Academy Award winning actor Jamie Foxx turns interesting for me at the 23rd Annual Trumpet Awards. Another Academy Award wining actor, Kevin Costner stopped by to promote his new movie Black or White. All that and much more, right here on mypraiseatl.com! […]

A little over a week ago, the Oscar nominations created quite the buzz. Many people were up in arms regarding the fact that there wasn’t…

Elliot Anderson (Kevin Costner) is suddenly left to care for his Black granddaughter Eloise after his wife was killed in a tragic car accident. However,…

                Welcome to today’s Entertainment Report! Tyler Perry celebrates his latest film release, Good Deeds and the 84th Annual Academy Awards took place in Los Angeles last night. All of that and much more, right here on mypraiseatl.com!

After winning Golden Globe, BAFTA and SAG & Critics’ Choice Awards for her role in The Help, Octavia Spencer won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for playing feisty maid Minny Jackson. “I have to thank my families. My family in Alabama — the state of Alabama,” said an emotional Spencer in her acceptance speech. “My […]

With Billy Crystal serving as host, Hollywood’s finest arrived to the 2012 Academy Awards wearing their finest! Viola Davis, who unfortunately lost for “Best Actress” in The Help,  stunned on the red carpet in a rich green dress by Vera Wang! Who was the most fabulous dressed celeb on the red carpet? RELATED: “The Help” […]