FIRST LOOK: Octavia Spencer transforms into black haircare mogul, Madam C.J. Walker in new Netflix series

2020-01-03 12:53

'Self Made: Inspired By The Life of Madam C.J. Walker' will premiere on Netflix in March 2020.


2019-06-14 07:05

Octavia Spencer takes on the character of 'Ma' so well that without her, this would just be another teen thriller.

Octavia Spencer brings hair mogul's story to Netflix

2018-07-30 13:22

Octavia Spencer is bringing the remarkable saga of black haircare mogul Madam C.J. Walker to television.

Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer on The Shape of Water

2018-01-18 14:29

Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer sat down for a Q&A about their roles in the award-winning Shape of Water.


2017-06-02 06:43

Gifted isn't flashy but it’s a good drama that will make you laugh, cry and leave with a lasting impression.

The black women who pioneered space travel

2017-02-26 09:47

A movie featuring the action hero likes of Taraji P Henson, Octavia Spencer and Kevin Costner might not immediately strike one as being of inspiration to young maths and science boffs.

Hidden Figures becomes this year's highest grossing Oscar nominee

2017-02-08 09:34

Hidden Figures continues its box office ride with a new record - highest grossing Oscar nominee.

Octavia Spencer named 2017 Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year

2017-01-23 11:10

Oscar winner Octavia Spencer has been named Woman of the Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

FIRST LOOK: Taraji P. Henson shows off maths skills in Hidden Figures

2016-08-15 22:00

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae star in the incredible true story Hidden Figures.

We get to know the pioneering women of Hidden Figures

2016-06-15 06:00

The stars of Hidden Figures sat down on the set in Atlanta to discuss the incredible story of three pioneering women.



2020-01-03 06:46

Did massive reshoots save this bid budget film? Kind of.

Instant Family

2018-11-30 06:38

Anchored by a typically excellent Rose Byrne, Instant Family is a solid family dramedy that delivers both laughs and sentimentality in equal measure and with a dose of more grounded humanity than one might usually expect from such a film.

WATCH: Jada Pinkett Smith just gave the best example of women's empowerment

2018-01-24 10:26

Jada Pinkett Smith just shared a perfect “example of sister solidarity” and we’re listening.

The Shape of Water

2018-01-12 06:11

This modern fairy-tale is perfect for the times we live in and it’s worth all the hype.

The Shack

2017-04-21 07:43

The Shack is not your typical faith based bible thumping movie instead, it challenges conservative Christian views.

Hidden Figures

2017-02-17 09:50

Hidden Figures has all the winning elements worthy of a Best Picture – it has heart, great acting, an unforgettable story and above all food for the soul.

Octavia Spencer's biggest Hollywood dream isn't acting

2017-02-07 17:01

Octavia Spencer is up for her second Academy Award this year, but the star of Hidden Figures has even bigger plans.

WATCH: Chris Evans is a superhero uncle in new movie

2016-11-03 16:00

Chris Evans might not have the Captain America shield in his latest movie, but he's still a hero.

Fathers & Daughters

2016-06-24 10:04

Although a bit melodramatic at times, Fathers & Daughters focuses on issues that most people struggle with on a daily basis.

#OscarsSoWhite: Why Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott should be supported

2016-01-19 12:31

Famous actress takes to social media to express disappointment at lack diversity of Oscar nominations – vows to boycott awards.

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