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Shape of Water's Octavia Spencer & Sally Hawkins Attend BAFTAs 2018!

Octavia Spencer and Sally Hawkins walk the red carpet at the 2018 EE British Academy Film Awards held at Royal Albert Hall on Sunday (February 18) in London, England.

The actresses were joined at the event by their Shape of Water director Guillermo Del Toro.

The Shape of Water led the nominations this year with 12 nods, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for Guillermo, Best Actress for Sally, and Best Supporting Actress for Octavia.

Guillermo went home with the Best Director prize!

FYI: Octavia is wearing a Sachin & Babi dress with Chopard jewelry. Sally is wearing a Ralph & Russo dress and Charlotte Olympia shoes.

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Celebs Are Wearing Black at BAFTAs 2018 for Time's Up Movement

You may have noticed that most of the attendees at the 2018 BAFTAs are wearing black.

The fashion choice is a sign of solidarity with the Time’s Up movement, which was created to raise awareness about gender inequality, abuse of power and harassment.

Stars including Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lawrence, Margot Robbie, Saoirse Ronan, Greta Gerwig, Salma Hayek, Andrea Riseborough, Natalie Dormer, Anya Taylor-Joy, Emma Roberts, Ruth Wilson, Helena Bonham Carter, Lily James, Karen Gillan, Lupita Nyong’o, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Gary Oldman, Toby Jones, Octavia Spencer, Gemma Arterton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Haley Bennett, Sam Rockwell, Leslie Bibb, Hugh Grant, Rebecca Ferguson, and more wore black on the red carpet this evening.

Celebrities also wore black on the red carpet at the Golden Globes in a show of solidarity for the movement.

Check out a gallery of all the attendees in black…More Here! »

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Margot Robbie, Allison Janney, & Sally Hawkins Join More Stars at Oscar Nominees Luncheon

Margot Robbie, Allison Janney, and Sally Hawkins walk the red carpet at the 2018 Academy Awards Nominee Luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Monday (February 5) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The event celebrates all of the people nominated for Oscars this year!

Margot and Allison are both nominated for their work in the film I, Tonya.

Sally, who is up for Best Actress for The Shape of Water, was joined by nominated co-stars Octavia Spencer and Richard Jenkins, as well as nominated director Guillermo Del Toro.

Also stepping out for the event were Laura Dern and Patton Oswalt with new wife Meredith Salenger.

FYI: Margot is wearing a Chanel dress. Allison is wearing a Georges Chakra Couture dress and a Jimmy Choo clutch. Sally is wearing a Rosie Assoulin suit. Laura is wearing a Stella McCartney outfit and Jimmy Choo shoes.

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Octavia Spencer to Star in Horror Movie from 'The Help' Director Tate Taylor!

Octavia Spencer is set to play a completely different type of role in the upcoming horror movie Ma, which will reunite her with The Help director Tate Taylor.

The film is being described as a horror film and a psychological thriller in one.

“It’s dark material, but it’s also really fun,” Tate told Variety. “Octavia is so damn likable that we usually see her in certain roles. But she’s such a good actress and this is such a complex character that if I do my job right, people in the audience are going to want to push pause and say, ‘Can we please take you out for coffee so you don’t do what you’re about to do.’”

The movie will be filmed at Tate‘s mansion in Mississippi and production begins this Monday. Also starring are Luke Evans and Juliette Lewis.

Octavia once lived with Tate while they were both trying to make it in the business and they plan on staying together while filming!

“It’s going to be a blast,” he said. “We’ll be living in my house in Mississippi and shooting on my land during the day, and then making dinner and telling stories and breaking bread later that night.”

Here's How Jessica Chastain Got Octavia Spencer Equal Pay on Their Movie

Octavia Spencer told a story of how Jessica Chastain helped her get equal pay on an upcoming film they’re making together Universal.

“I said, ‘But here’s the thing, women of color on that spectrum, we make far less than white women. So, if we’re gonna have that conversation about pay equity, we gotta bring the women of color to the table. And I told her my story, and we talked numbers, and she was quiet, and she said she had no idea that that’s what it was like for women of color,” Octavia said. “I love that woman, because she’s walking the walk and she’s actually talking the talk. [Jessica] said, ‘Octavia, we’re gonna get you paid on this filmm” Octavia said (via THR).

Well, the pair negotiated together for the film!

“She said, ‘You and I are gonna be tied together. We’re gonna be favored nations, and we’re gonna make the same thing, you are going to make that amount.’ Fast-forward to last week, we’re making five times what we asked for,” Octavia added.

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Oscar Nom Octavia Spencer Joins Claire Danes & Priyanka Chopra for Sundance Premiere!

Octavia Spencer hits the carpet at the premiere of her movie A Kid Like Jake during the 2018 Sundance Film Festival on Tuesday night (January 23) in Park City, Utah.

The Oscar-winning actress received yet another nomination earlier in the day for her work in the movie The Shape of Water!

Octavia was joined at the event by her co-stars Claire Danes, Priyanka Chopra, Jim Parsons, Amy Landecker, and Leo James Davis.

Jim produced the film alongside his husband Todd Spiewak and fellow producers Paul Bernon and Eric Norsoph, as well as executive producer David Bernon, joined them for the event.

The cast all stopped by the Grey Goose Blue Door to enjoy some cocktails to celebrate the premiere.

FYI: Priyanka is wearing a Zadig & Voltaire sweater.

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Priyanka Chopra & 'A Kid Like Jake' Cast Take Over Sundance Film Fest!

Priyanka Chopra is keeping bundled up at Sundance!

The 35-year-old actress was spotted in earmuffs and a chic coat while heading inside the MoviePass House on Sunday (January 22) in Park City, Utah.

Priyanka was meeting up with her A Kid Like Jake co-stars Octavia Spencer, Claire Danes, Jim Parsons and Silas Howard to dicuss the film ahead of its premiere.

The cast also stopped by the IMDB Studio, DIRECTV Lodge, The Vulture Spot and the Acura Studio to chat about the movie.

“So proud to be a part of #AKidLikeJake, a story that humanizes the struggle of parents trying to do right by their kid. This film breaks down the barriers of being socially correct, and encourages you to embraces the qualities that makes each one of us unique. So happy to bring my support to this already stellar cast,” Priyanka wrote on her Instagram.

10+ pictures inside of the A Kid Like Jake cast at Sundance
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