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The Witches Movie Teaches You How to Spot a Witch

Today, Robert Zemeckis‘ adaptation The Witches movie has released a brand new video teaching you how to spot a witch. Watch it if you dare in the player below! The Witches movie is skipping a U.S. theatrical release and will be released on WarnerMedia’s streaming service HBO Max on October 22. The film will still …

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Truth Be Told Season 2 Given the Green Light by Apple TV+

Apple today announced that it has given the green light to Truth Be Told Season 2. The NAACP Image Award-winning drama series stars and is executive produced by Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer. The series is created by acclaimed writer, showrunner and executive producer Nichelle Tramble Spellman and produced by Hello Sunshine, Chernin Entertainment and Endeavor Content. “Working …

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Octavia Spencer is Madam CJ Walker in the Self Made Trailer

Netflix today revealed the trailer, key art and more photos for Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam CJ Walker. The four-part limited series is set to debut on March 20, 2020. Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America’s first female self-made millionaire. Inspired …

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Go Behind the Scenes of Onward with Tom Holland and Chris Pratt

Disney and Pixar today are taking you behind the scenes of Onward, opening in theaters on March 6, 2020. In the video, you’ll get to see Tom Holland and Chris Pratt recording their roles, and it also features Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Octavia Spencer talking about their roles. Underneath the featurette, you can also check out a …

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First Look at Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker

Netflix today announced today the premiere date and official title for Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker. The four-part limited series is set to debut on March 20, 2020. Additionally, the first photos have been released and can be viewed in the gallery below. Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. …

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Truth Be Told Cast and Crew on the Apple TV+ Drama Series

Apple TV+ has shared a new video in which the Truth Be Told cast and crew talk about the upcoming limited drama series. Premiering December 6, Truth Be Told is an eight-episode limited series starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer, Emmy Award winner Aaron Paul and Emmy-nominated Lizzy Caplan. Spencer plays Poppy Parnell, a podcaster who is compelled …

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Apple TV+’s Truth Be Told Trailer with Octavia Spencer and Aaron Paul

Apple TV+ has debuted the trailer for Truth Be Told, the drama series premiering on the streaming service on December 6. Every truth has a consequence. When new evidence compels podcaster Poppy Parnell (Octavia Spencer) to reopen the murder case that made her a national sensation, she comes face to face with Warren Cave (Aaron Paul), the …

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New Onward Trailer and Poster Featuring Chris Pratt and Tom Holland

Pixar Animation Studios has brought online the new Onward trailer and poster, which preview the March 6, 2020 release. You can watch the new Onward trailer above and you’ll find the poster in the gallery below. Set in a suburban fantasy world, Onward introduces two teenage elf brothers, Ian and Barley Lightfoot (voices of Tom Holland and …

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Onward Images Reveal Pixar’s New Film About Elf Brothers

Pixar Animation Studios has unveiled the first Onward images (via People), which you can view in the gallery below. The cast members include Chris Pratt (Avengers: Endgame, Guardians of the Galaxy), Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Far From Home, Avengers: Endgame), Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep) and Octavia Spencer (Ma, The Shape of Water). Directed by Dan Scanlon and produced by …

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The Witches Filming Begins: Zemeckis Adapts Roald Dahl’s Story

Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that The Witches filming has begun. The Witches is a fantastical adventure from Oscar-winning director Robert Zemeckis (Forrest Gump), starring Oscar winners Anne Hathaway (Les Misérables, Ocean’s 8) and Octavia Spencer (The Help, The Shape of Water), Oscar nominee Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games films, The Lovely Bones), and Chris Rock. Newcomer …

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She Won’t Forget or Forgive in the Ma International Trailer

We already saw the domestic trailer, and now Universal Pictures has released the Ma international trailer, which previews the Blumhouse Productions thriller opening in theaters on May 31. Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Oscar winner Octavia Spencer stars as Sue Ann, a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. …

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Good Luck Getting Home Safe in the Ma Trailer

Universal Pictures today brought online the Ma trailer, previewing the Blumhouse Productions thriller opening in theaters on Friday, May 31st. You can watch the Ma trailer using the player above and you’ll find the poster below. Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Oscar winner Octavia Spencer stars as Sue Ann, a loner who keeps to …

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Octavia Spencer Joins Hathaway in Zemeckis’ The Witches

Octavia Spencer (Ma, The Shape of Water, Hidden Figures, The Help) is joining Anne Hathaway in director Robert Zemeckis’ The Witches adaptation at Warner Bros. Pictures, according to Variety. Newcomers Jahzir Bruno and Codie-Lei Eastick are also in negotiations to join the cast. The Witches tells the story of a brave young boy (Bruno) and his grandmother as they battle against …

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Ma Release Date and Poster Revealed Ahead of the Trailer

UPDATE: You can now watch the trailer here! Universal Pictures today revealed the Ma release date and poster, with the first trailer coming online on Wednesday. The Blumhouse Productions thriller will open in theaters on Friday, May 31st. Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Oscar winner Octavia Spencer stars as Sue Ann, …

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Rockwell, Spencer, and Janney to Star in The Heart

Academy Award winners Sam Rockwell (Vice, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, The Way Way Back), Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water, Hidden Figures, The Help), and Allison Janney (I, Tonya, Mom, Juno, The Way Way Back) will star in The Heart, to be directed by Academy Award winners Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (The Way Way …

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Disney•Pixar’s Onward Casts Pratt, Holland, Louis-Dreyfus and Spencer

Pixar Animation Studios released the names today of four cast members for its upcoming original new feature film Onward. The cast members include Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy), Tom Holland (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep) and Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water). Directed by Dan Scanlon and produced by Kori Rae, the team behind 2013’s …

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Octavia Spencer to Play Madam C.J. Walker in Netflix Limited Series

Netflix today announced new limited series Madam C.J. Walker, which will star and be executive produced by Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer. The series is the untold and highly-irreverent story of black hair care pioneer and mogul Madam C.J. Walker and how she overcame hostile turn-of-the-century America, epic rivalries, tumultuous marriages and some trifling family to …

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