The Brit List: Interview with Octavia Spencer, Oscar Nominee for ‘The Help’

Octavia Spencer at the BAFTA Tea Party in Los Angeles on January 14. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

Octavia Spencer is the odds-on favorite for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her scene-stealing turn in The Help. But after accolades for her appearance in a period drama, Spencer tells The Brit List‘s Asha Leo that she’s gearing up for an action movie. Watch the interview, which took place the day before the Golden Globes at BAFTA’s star-studded Tea Party in Los Angeles.