Monthly Archives: January 2015

Octavia Spencer: “Don’t Blame All-White Noms on Oscar”

Controversy swirls around the Academy Award nominations for Best Actor, Actress and Best Supporting Actor, Actress since they are 100 percent white. But Octavia Spencer, herself an Oscar winner for “The Help,” thinks it’s time to back off. Here’s her take on why the criticism of the Academy Awards is not fair.

A Bear You Really Want To Cuddle

Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch stole my heart this season but there’s a new man in my life – well – not so much a man as a bear! Paddington was an absolute blast! I talked with Hugh Bonneville about what it’s like working with such a cuddly leading man.