The Brit List: Red Carpet Interviews with Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer

Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer on the BAFTA red carpet. (Press Association via AP Images)

The Help co-stars Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer could make history at Sunday’s Academy Awards, becoming the first pair of black women to take home acting Oscars in the same year. Davis and Spencer spoke to The Brit List’s Asha Leo at the British Academy Film Awards in London on February 12.

First up, Viola Davis:


And now Octavia Spencer (alongside her Help director Tate Taylor):