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  • Octavia Spencer to Play Legendary Beauty Entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker in New Netflix Series

    It's based on the life of America's first self-made black female millionaire.

  • These Sundance celeb looks are here to inspire your own winter wardrobe

    The Sundance Film Festival offers the rare chance to see celebs dressed casually. Click through the slide show to see how you can copy these cool and casual looks for your own winter wardrobe.

  • Top Shots (week of Jan. 21, 2018)

    Featured in this week’s Top Shots: newly minted Academy Award nominees Margot Robbie and Octavia Spencer. Plus, John Stamos, Paul Rudd, and many more.

  • This is why Octavia Spencer is done with shapewear

    By now, you might have had an experience or two with shapewear. For some, it’s a dream. For others, it can be…

  • 11 Times Octavia Spencer Motivated Us to Succeed

    Happy birthday, Octavia Spencer! The actress and author turns 47 today. Spencer’s breakout moment came in 2011 in the film The Help. It was that movie that really turned Spencer into a household name, as she won several awards for it, including an Academy Award. Ever since, the actress has been unstoppable. She went on to star in films that earned her more award nominations, such as Hidden Figures. If that wasn’t enough, the actress also released children’s books in 2013 and 2015. So what’s her secret to success? Here are 11 quotes of Octavia Spencer’s that offer some good hints.

  • Oscars Burning Question: How Do Stars Pull Off the Dress Quick-Change?

    Elizabeth Banks wore a frothy Versace strapless gown to the 2010 Oscars that was sewn onto her body. Banks made the switch without breaking a sweat, dislodging a hair, or smudging her makeup. “Our clients that change, change in the car,” says her stylist, Wendi Ferreira, part of the Wendi & Nicole styling team.

  • Octavia Spencer wants to see women of “all shapes and sizes” in movies, and we 100% agree

    As if we needed another reason to absolutely LOVE her, Octavia Spencer has spoken up about diversity in film.

  • Pantsuits Take the Golden Globes, Led by Evan Rachel Wood

    Thanks to Hillary Clinton, pantsuits enjoyed a spike in popularity in 2016. At the Golden Globes, a handful of stars turned out in pantsuits, which these days (intended or not), feels like a nod to the look that defined the 2016 election season. Evan Rachel Wood’s custom Altuzarra tux went perfectly with her cropped haircut and was a standout on the red carpet.

  • Michelle Obama Was Right On Trend in a Black Pantsuit

    Michelle Obama is one trendy first lady, and she put her sartorial savviness on display at a screening of the film Hidden Figures that she hosted at the White House on Thursday. For the occasion, the FLOTUS wore a black pantsuit, which is very on trend thanks in part to it being Hillary Clinton’s go-to look on the campaign trail this year. Obama, who often favors dresses and skirts, topped off the Brandon Maxwell ensemble with a pair of silver pumps.