| Date of Birth :|| May 25th, 1972
| Age :||49 Years old
Octavia Spencer is an actress born on May 25, 1972 in Montgomery, Alabama. She was born as Octavia Lenora Spencer, with black ethnicity and American nationality. According to Octavia Spencer bio, she grew up in Alabama with her mother Dellsena Spencer and six other siblings. She is a universally acclaimed actress praised for her dynamic roles and method acting technique. Octavia is most prominently known for her multiple award winning performance in movie “The Help” and most recently in “Hidden Figures”.
Net Worth and Salary
Her astonishing commitment to acting roles and numerous projects on the line have set Octavia Spencer’s net worth at a resounding $6million. She hasn’t earned this off the air; Octavia’s impressive net worth is a product of some head over heels talent and composure not found anywhere else in Hollywood. After graduating from Jefferson Davis High School in 1988, she joined Auburn University and studied drama. She has a bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts. Her entrance to the limelight wasn’t too clichéd; beginning on the sets of Whoopi Goldberg’s “The Long Walk Home” as an intern. Later she went on making noticeable appearances both in low and big budget movies such as “A Time to Kill”, “Big Momma's House”, “Spider-Man”, “Bad Santa” and “Coach Carter”. Her guest appearances also range from famous shows like “The Big Bang Theory”, “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” as well as “Wizards of Waverly Place”, “30 Rock” and “Grounded for Life”. She has also been featured in a brief role in “Seven Pounds (2008)”, and later in a significant role in “Love at First Hiccup”. Octavia’s major breakout role came in Tate Taylor’s 2011 super hit drama “The Help”. The film received universal praise; her performance in the supporting role was widely lauded with most major accolades- Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Critics’ Choice Award, and BAFTA Award. Her other critically acclaimed performances have come in the form of “Fruitvale Station” in 2013, “Red Band Society (2014-2015)”, “Black or White” in 2014, and two films of the “Divergent” series. She was one of the voice actors of the 2016 Oscar-winning “Zootopia”. That same year, she joined Viola Davis and Janelle Monae in her Oscar nominated role in acclaimed hit “Hidden Figures”.
Octavia Spencer’s age is 46 but she isn’t married and does not have any ex-husbands either. This means that Octavia is bereft of any cases of divorce too. She has clearly stated that she isn’t looking to settle with a family at present and she’s fine with her youth fading away- a statement that proves her courage. Octavia has most likely dated Josh Hopkins and Tate Taylor. But in the end neither was favored enough by Octavia to be her husband.
Height and Weight
Short and heavily built, Octavia’s height stands at 5 feet 2 inches (1.58 meters) and her weight is 60kg. Flawless body measurements of 36-27-34 have given this talented actress an equally alluring persona. She has short brown hair and likes to dress presentably on occasions and red carpets.
Wiki and Facts
A darling among her fans, especially known for her heart melting performances and the infamous Oscar acceptance speech that was honored with standing ovation, Octavia has tons of fans all over the Internet. She is found on Twitter as @OctaviaSpencer and has 367K followers. Not just that, she is heavily active on Facebook and Instagram as well. Her Instagram account reads a total of 186K followers and fans regularly checking up on her. Octavia’s Wikipedia offers an in-depth insight into her inspirational bio and so do her IMDB page.