If you were in charge of marketing a TV show and I asked you if it was a good idea or a bad idea to refer to the lead character as a ‘scary bitch’ in the nationwide ad campaign for said show, that should be a pretty straight-forward answer, right? Welp, apparently not if you’re The Red Band Society, because they did exactly that. More
Topic: Octavia Spencer
It takes a special blend of werewolf DNA, G-strings, and San Diego Comic-Con to make Oscar winner Octavia Spencer fight with Community‘s Yvette Nicole Brown and Parks and Rec‘s Retta over their fantasy boyfriend Joe Manganiello. More
Octavia Spencer is working with Diablo Cody, and the writers of The Descendants have Kristen Wiig attached to an untitled action-comedy. Check out our list of Oscar winners’ next projects and find out what your favorite new and seasoned stars have up their sleeves for 2012 and beyond. More
Did you miss ABC’s 20/20: Before They Were Famous special last night? Don’t worry, because we pulled out the ten best pieces of Oscar trivia that will impress your friends. For instance, did you know that Bérénice Bejo once shared the screen with Heath Ledger, or that Rooney Mara is ungrateful for every Hollywood role she had before The Social Network? More
Is there anything more magical in Hollywood land than when two awesome celebrities are best friends in real life? Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, and now my new favorite pair, Octavia Spencer and Melissa McCarthy.
Octavia Spencer won a SAG Award for Best Supporting Actress last night, so you’d think her Google news search results would be flooded with accolades for her acting. Imagine my surprise, then, when the overwhelming majority of headlines focused not on her performance in The Help, but her weight. More