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Netflix's Self Made Star Octavia Spencer On Why 'The Time Was Right' To Tell Madam C.J.'s Story
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Onward: Chris Pratt And 7 Other Cast Members Voice Acting In The Pixar Movie

Pixar's upcoming Onward, stars Chris Pratt and Tom Holland as elves, among other notable names in this "suburban fantasy's" cast of voice actors.

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Robert Downey Jr.'s Dolittle: The Characters And The Cast Members Who Voice Them

Learn more about Robert Downey Jr.'s supporting cast of animal characters in the fantasy adventure film Dolittle.

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Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul And Octavia Spencer Get Intense For Apple TV+'s Truth Be Told Trailer
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How Ma Became A Completely Different Movie When Octavia Spencer Got Involved

The director took us on a journey through the development of the film.

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Pixar Grabs Chris Pratt, Tom Holland And More For Its Next Movie Onward
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Octavia Spencer Is Buying Out A Whole Theater So Kids Can Screen Black Panther

Hollywood star Octavia Spencer has announced she'll be holding a special Black Panther screening for kids when the movie opens.

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How Jessica Chastain Got Octavia Spencer A Big Payday

Jessica Chastain fought for her beliefs and proved herself a great co-star and an even better friend.

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How Octavia Spencer Prepared To Play God In The Shack

As any actor will tell you, there are some roles that are held in a bit higher esteem than others. Most Shakespearean leads are on this list, as are Batman and James Bond. This certainly also extends to religious figures as well, as there is a specific responsibility that comes with playing a person or entity that is worshiped.

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Breaking Bad's Creator Has A New TV Show Coming, And It Sounds Pretty Dark

As great as life can be with one series from Vince Gilligan on the air, one can only imagine that having two of them at the same time would result in a Peak TV ouroboros. Check out his latest project!

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Guillermo Del Toro's New Project Will Go In A Different Direction, Involve Octavia Spencer

Guillermo del Toro's next film looks like it's bound to do something that we wouldn't have expected in years. However, this is only a good thing, considering what we already know about the project, and the award winning actor it's courting for a crucial role.

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Chris Evans' Gifted Is Building An Incredible Cast

Forget Iron Man, Black Widow, Thor, and the Hulk, Chris Evans' next project Gifted has an even more-impressive acting ensemble than his Marvel efforts.

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Octavia Spencer To Play God In The Shack, Get The Details

Over the years we've seen many actors portray God on the big screen, from George Burns to Morgan Freeman, but now it is apparently Octavia Spencer's time toe become omnipotent and all-powerful. This is because she is now in final negotiations to play God in an adaptation of the novel The Shack, which is now in the works over at Lionsgate.

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Oprah Winfrey Might Join Suicide Squad To Play This Comic Book Character

David Ayer's Suicide Squad already has an absolutely stacked cast, but the movie isn't ready to stop adding big names just yet. It turns out that the production is now looking for an actress to play Amanda Waller - the character who directs the team - and right now Oprah Winfrey, Viola Davis, and Octavia Spencer are the top candidates for the part.

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Divergent Sequel Insurgent Adds Octavia Spencer

It's a big day for Octavia Spencer. Not only is she among the stars of one of the new dramas on Fox's recently announced 2014-2015 lineup (Red Band Society), Spencer is also joining the anticipated Divergent sequel, Insurgent. The casting news was announced today, as Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer will play Amity leader Johanna.

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Octavia Spencer Added To The Cast Of The Bounty Hunting Comedy Las Madres

It's hard not to see this as a project coming together specifically because of the breakout success of The Other Woman. It's been holding steady at the box office and could conceivably wrap up at $150 million worldwide or more. On a budget of $40 million, that's more than impressive.

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Octavia Spencer, Quvenzhane Wallis And Diane Kruger Join Russell Crowe In Fathers And Daughters

Crowe, who is also serving as Fathers and Daughters’ executive producer, will play a brain-marred novelist and widower trying to figure out how to raise a 5-year-old daughter in New York City in 1988. Twenty-five years later, Amanda Seyfried plays the grown-up daughter who is still trying to outlast the problems that comprised her tumultuous childhood, all while in a romance with Aaron Paul.

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The Octavia Spencer Murder, She Wrote Reboot Is Not Going Forward At NBC

Sorry, fans of Murder She Wrote, turns out NBC has decided to not move forward with the proposed and much-buzzed-about reboot of the series. Writer Alexandra Cunningham and producer David Janollari’s take on what was the most beloved and successful series in TV history, had Oscar winner Octavia Spencer in the starring role. Needless to say, the announcement has caught many people by surprise.

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Bill Murray To Play The Villain In B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations

Described as a supernatural action comedy written and directed by Tony Leondis (Igor), the movie centers on a pair of ghosts named Moss (Seth Rogen) and Watts (Melissa McCarthy) who work for a top secret government agency that works to protect human beings from evil ghosts and their attempts to haunt the living.

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NBC Will Reimagine Murder, She Wrote With Oscar Winner Octavia Spencer

Murder, She Wrote may have been cancelled following CBS’ questionable decision to move it to Thursday nights for the ’95-’96 television season, but oddly, the show never really lost popularity. It still averaged almost ten million viewers an episode during its final season, produced four well-received television movies and aired more than its share of times in syndication.

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