Born on May 25, 1972 Octavia Spencer is an American actress, producer and author who is best known for her role in The Help for which she won Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award for best supporting actress and is one of two black actresses to have received three Academy Award nominations.

Octavia Spencer

She appears as Sue Ann in Ma (2019). For more information, read the article below.

Before Fame: She attended Auburn University.


Family/ Relationships

Octavia Spencer Ethnicity/Religion

Octavia was born in Montgomery, Alabama to Dellsena and has six siblings. Her father died when she was thirteen and her mother worked as a maid.

Octavia Spencer Affair/Married/Husband

Her relationship status is not known at the moment. For more information, visit her twitter and Instagram.


Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Octavia Lenora Spencer
  • Nicknames: Octavia
  • Birthday: May 25, 1972
  • Age: 47 years old (as of June 2019)
  • Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Auburn University
  • Profession: Actress, author, producer
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Spouse/Wife: Not Available

Who is Maggie of Ma? Learn about her here.

Measurements

  • Height: 5 feet 2 inches (157 cm)
  • Weight: 65-67 kg (approx)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size: 8 (US)
  • Dress Size: 14 (US)
  • Chest Size: 39 inches
  • Hips Size: 40 inches
  • Waist Size: 30 inches
  • Bra Size/ Breast Size: 34E
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark brown

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • She was named one of the ’25 Funniest Actresses in Hollywood’ by Entertainment Weekly in April 2009.
  • She is one of two Black actresses to have received three Academy Award nominations.
  • She made her film debut in 1996 drama A Time to Kill.
  • She is best known for her role in The Help for which she won Academy Award, Golden Globe Award and BAFTA Award for best supporting actress.
  • She is also an author and has started a children’s book-series entitled “Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective” and “The Sweetest Heist in History”.
  • She has dyslexia.
  • She appears as Sue Ann in the movie Ma (2019)
  • She loves antiques.

Memorable Quotes:

I was not a Girl Scout, but I try to be very prepared. I triple-Spanx!