Octavia Spencer Was Excited To Subvert Horror Tropes & Be The Villain In ‘Ma’: ‘Sign Me Up!’

Octavia Spencer was sold on “Ma” from the first pitch. The Oscar winner talked to Access’ Sibley Scoles about how the movie defied her expectations of horror movies, in which black people typically “get killed within the first 15 minutes.” Plus, Octavia dishes on the mini “The Help” reunion that happens in the film.