Octavia Spencer won an Oscar for her first big film role in The Help, playing a maid in Mississippi in 1963. And she was nominated for Oscars for her roles in Hidden Figures and The Shape of Water. Spencer is the Executive Producer and star of the new Netflix series Self-Made, about America’s first female self-made millionaire. Join us.
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(Photo: Academy Award-winning actress Octavia Spencer - Ron Koeberer/The Weinstein Co./via NPR)