Octavia Spencer Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Octavia Spencer

Octavia Spencer
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Birth Date

May 25, 1970


52 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 2 in | 157.5 cm

Net Worth

$14 Million

Body Measurements

39-30-40 in | 99-76-101.5 cm


66 kg | 145.5 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

8 US | 38.5 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Octavia Lenora Spencer was born in Montgomery, Alabama, United States, on May 25, 1970, is an American actress.

Young Octavia Spencer first started performing during her years at the Auburn University, Montgomery, in school theater productions.

She made her big screen debut in courtroom crime drama film A Time to Kill (1996) in role as Roark's Nurse.

She got her television debut in Fox drama series 413 Hope St. (1997) in episode "Pilot", in role as Job Counselor #1.

Octavia's breakthrough performance came as Minny Jackson in period drama movie The Help (2011).

She landed her stage debut in a play "The Trials and Tribulations of a Trailer Trash Housewife" (2003) in role as "LaSonia", in Los Angeles.

Octavia Spencer Height and Weight

How tall is Octavia Spencer and what is her weight? Octavia Spencer's height is 5' 2" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 157.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 145.5 іn pоunds or 66 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Octavia Spencer Age

Octavia Spencer is 52 years old.

Octavia Spencer Net Worth

Octavia Spencer net worth is around 14 million dollars.

Octavia Spencer Body Measurements

Octavia Spencer body measurements are bust-waist-hip 39-30-40 in inches or 99-76-101.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 34E with cup size E.

Best Movies

She won the Academy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Minny Jackson in period drama movie The Help (2011).

She was nominated for the Academy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Zelda Fuller in romantic fantasy drama film The Shape of Water (2018).

She was nominated for the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Dorothy Vaughan in biographical drama movie Hidden Figures (2016).

Fruitvale Station (2013) romantic drama opposite Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz and Ahna O'Reilly

The Nines (2007) science fiction psychological thriller with Ryan Reynolds, Hope Davis and Melissa McCarthy

Gifted (2017) comedy drama opposite Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace and Lindsay Duncan

Smashed (2012) drama with Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Aaron Paul

Get on Up (2014) biographical musical drama opposite Chadwick Boseman, Dan Akyroyd and Viola Davis

Pulse (2006) horror with Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder and Christina Milian

Luce (2019) social thriller drama opposite Naomi Watts, Kelvin Harrison Jr. and Tim Roth

The Shack (2017) Christian drama with Sam Worthington, Tim McGraw and Avraham Aviv Alush

Ma (2019) psychological horror opposite Juliette Lewis, Diana Silvers and Luke Evans

Black or White (2014) drama with Kevin Costner, Gillian Jacobs and Anthony Mackie

Pretty Ugly People (2008) comedy drama opposite Missi Pyle, Melissa McCarthy and Josh Hopkins

Bad Santa 2 (2016) Christmas black comedy drama with Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates and Christina Hendricks

The Witches (2020) dark fantasy comedy opposite Anne Hathaway and Stanley Tucci

She voiced The "Corey" Manticore in animated urban fantasy adventure film Onward (2020).

She voiced Mrs. Otterton in animated buddy cop comedy movie Zootopia (2016).

She voiced Dab-Dab in fantasy adventure film Dolittle (2020).

Encounter (2021) sci-fi thriller in role as Hattie, opposite Riz Ahmed, Janina Gavankar and Rory Cochrane

Thunder Force (2021) action comedy in role as Emily, opposite Jason Bateman, Pom Klementieff and Melissa McCarthy

Best TV Shows

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Madam C. J. Walker in Netflix drama limited series Self Made (2020).

City of Angels (2005) CBS medical drama series in role as Nurse Bernice

The Chronicle (2001-2002) Sci-Fi Channel science fiction series in role as Ruby Rydell

Titus (2001-2002) Fox dark comedy sitcom in role as Ms. Alice Hays

LAX (2004-2005) NBC fictional drama series in role as Flight Attendant

The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman (2006-2007) IFC comedy series in role as Cheryl / Female Security Guard

Ugly Betty (2007) ABC comedy drama series in role as Constance Grady

Halfway Home (2007) Comedy Central series in role as Serenity Johnson

Wizards of Waverly Place (2008) Disney Channel fantasy teen sitcom in role as Dr. Evilini

Raising the Bar (2009) TNT legal drama series in role as Arvina Watkins

Mom (2013-2015) CBS sitcom in role as Regina Tompkins

Red Band Society (2014-2015) Fox teen medical comedy drama series in role as Nurse Dena Jackson

She hosted Saturday Night Live in 2017.

Truth Be Told (2019- ) Apple TV+ drama series in role as Poppy Parnell


Graduated from the Jefferson Davis High School in Montgomery, Alabama (1988).

Graduated from the Auburn University, Montgomery (1989) with Liberal Arts bachelor’s degree.

She is second youngest of seven children.

Has two sisters, Rosa and Areka.

Published two books:

"Randi Rhodes Ninja Detective – The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit" (2013)

"The Sweetest Heist in History" (2015)

Good friends with actress Melissa McCarthy.

She has dyslexia.

She won the Producers Guild of America Visionary Award in 2020.


She dated actors Tate Taylor and Josh Hopkins.

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