Octavia Spencer

53, from Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Artwork for ZootopiaImage of Octavia Spencer

Biography

Octavia Lenora Spencer (born May 25, 1970) is an American actress, author, and producer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Golden Globe Award, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is one of two black actresses to have received three Academy Award nominations, the first black actress to receive two consecutive Academy Award nominations in back-to-back years, and the first black actress to receive an Academy Award nomination after previously winning.

Timeline

2022Aged 52

2021Aged 51

  • Poster for Thunder Force

    Emily Stanton

  • Poster for Encounter

    Hattie Hayes

2020Aged 50

  • Poster for Dolittle

    Dab-Dab (voice)

  • Poster for Onward

    The Manticore (voice)

  • Poster for Roald Dahl's The Witches

    Grandma

  • Poster for Superintelligence

    Voice of Octavia Spencer (voice)

2019Aged 49

  • Poster for Homecoming: A Film by BeyoncĂ©

    Self

  • Poster for Ma

    Sue Ann

  • Poster for Luce

    Harriet Wilson

2018Aged 48

  • Poster for Small Town Crime

    Kelly Banks

  • Poster for A Kid Like Jake

    Judy

  • Poster for Instant Family

    Karen

  • Poster for Green Book

    Executive Producer

2017Aged 47

  • Poster for The Shack

    Papa / Elouisa

  • Poster for Car Dogs

    Mrs. Barrett

  • Poster for Gifted

    Roberta Taylor

  • Poster for The Shape of Water

    Zelda Fuller

  • Poster for Candid

    Executive Producer

2016Aged 46

  • Poster for Zootopia

    Mrs. Otterton (voice)

  • Poster for Allegiant

    Johanna Reyes

  • Poster for The Free World

    Linda Workman

  • Poster for Bad Santa 2

    Opal

  • Poster for Hidden Figures

    Dorothy Vaughan

2015Aged 45

  • Poster for Insurgent

    Johanna Reyes

  • Poster for Fathers and Daughters

    Dr. Corman

  • Poster for The Great Gilly Hopkins

    Miss Harris

2014Aged 44

  • Poster for Get on Up

    Aunt Honey

  • Poster for Black or White

    Rowena Jeffers

2013Aged 43

2012Aged 42

  • Poster for Smashed

    Jenny

  • Poster for Blues for Willadean

    LeSonia Robinson

2011Aged 41

  • Poster for Just Peck

    Detention Teacher

  • Poster for The Help

    Minny Jackson

  • Poster for Flypaper

    Madge Wiggins

2010Aged 40

  • Poster for Small Town Saturday Night

    Rhonda Dooley

  • Poster for Dinner for Schmucks

    Madame Nora

  • Poster for Love and Distrust

    Rhonda (segment "Auto Motives")

  • Poster for Peep World

    Alison

2009Aged 39

  • Poster for Love at First Hiccup

    Mrs. Hambrick

  • Poster for The Soloist

    Troubled Woman

  • Poster for Drag Me to Hell

    Bank Co-Worker

  • Poster for Halloween II

    Nurse Daniels

  • Poster for Herpes Boy

    Rochelle

2008Aged 38

  • Poster for Wizards of Waverly Place: Wizard School

    Dr. Evilini

  • Poster for The Spleenectomy

    Nurse

  • Poster for Pretty Ugly People

    Mary

  • Poster for Seven Pounds

    Kate the Home Health Care Nurse

2007Aged 37

  • Poster for The Nines

    Streetwalker

2006Aged 36

  • Poster for Pulse

    Landlady

2005Aged 35

  • Poster for Coach Carter

    Mrs. Battle

  • Poster for Pretty Persuasion

    Woman

  • Poster for Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School

    Ayisha Lebaron

  • Poster for Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

    Octavia - Bookstore

  • Poster for Beauty Shop

    Big Customer

2004Aged 34

  • Poster for Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

    Janine

  • Poster for Breakin' All the Rules

    Stylist

2003Aged 33

  • Poster for Sol Goode

    Unemployment Clerk

  • Poster for Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

    Security Guard

  • Poster for S.W.A.T.

    Neighbor in Alley

  • Poster for Chicken Party

    Laqueta Mills

  • Poster for Bad Santa

    Opal

2002Aged 32

  • Poster for Spider-Man

    Check-In Girl

  • Poster for Little John

    Waitress

2001Aged 31

  • Poster for Missing Pieces

    Elegant Guest (as Octavia L. Spencer)

  • Poster for The Journeyman

    Black Belly

  • Poster for Follow the Stars Home

    Hildy

  • Poster for The Sky is Falling

    Nurse #2

  • Poster for Everything Put Together

    Nurse B

2000Aged 30

  • Poster for What Planet Are You From?

    Baby Nurse

  • Poster for Big Momma's House

    Twila

  • Poster for American Virgin

    Agnes Large

  • Poster for Four Dogs Playing Poker

    Waitress

1999Aged 29

  • Poster for Lansky

    Evelyn

  • Poster for Never Been Kissed

    Cynthia

  • Poster for Blue Streak

    Shawna

  • Poster for Being John Malkovich

    Woman in Elevator

1997Aged 27

  • Poster for The Sixth Man

    Nativity Watson

  • Poster for Sparkler

    Wanda

1996Aged 26