Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer's Incredible Awards Season
Feb, 26, 2012
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Octavia Spencer topped off an incredible awards season by winning the coveted Best Supporting Actress award at the 2012 Academy Awards.
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Always a Winner
Viola Davis attended the 2012 Academy Awards wearing her natural hair, which she told ESSENCE.com made her feel powerful. Despite not winning the Best Actress award she was nominated for, Davis remains a winner in our eyes.
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Three days before the Oscars, Davis attended ESSENCE’s 5th Annual Black Women in Hollywood luncheon where she presented her Help co-star Octavia Spencer with the “Breakthrough Performance” award.
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Octavia Spencer attended ESSENCE’s 5th Annual Black Women in Hollywood luncheon where she was given the “Breakthrough Performance” award.
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Orange You Lovely
Clad in a bright orange Herve L. Leroux gown, Davis earned an Outstanding Actress award at the 2012 NAACP Image Awards.