Octavia Spencer Academy Awards

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Octavia Spencer A-List After Supporting Actress Oscar Win

Octavia Spencer was humble and teary eyed after winning best supporting actress for her role in "The Help." She played Minny Jackson, a maid with a fiery temperament and little tolerance for the social injustice of her era. Spencer laughed and cried during her acceptance speech which ran over the time limit. Although it seemed as though she hardly had time to say anything of substance for her first win....