Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer in "The Shack"
Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer in "The Shack"

"Avatar" star Sam Worthington is teaming up with "The Help" actress Octavia Spencer for the movie adaptation of William Paul Young's bestselling novel "The Shack".

'Insurgent' review: Shailene Woodley shines on
'Insurgent' review: Shailene Woodley shines on

Based on Veronica Roth's second novel from the Divergent trilogy, "Insurgent" is a technically brilliant film, packed with slick, high-action drama. But unfortunately it lacks the novelty factor in terms of the oft seen and trite visuals and the plot is frivolous.

Octavia Spencer to play God in 'The Shack'
Octavia Spencer to play God in 'The Shack'

 Actress Octavia Spencer is in final negotiations to play God in Lionsgate's upcoming film 'The Shack'.

Octavia Spencer, Scar Jo join 87th Oscars presenter list
Octavia Spencer, Scar Jo join 87th Oscars presenter list

 Octavia Spencer, Scarlett Johansson, Josh Hutcherson and Zoe Saldana have joined the long list of presenters for the upcoming academy Awards.

Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer join James Brown biopic

Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer will reunite with the film`s director Tate Taylor to star in James Brown biopic `Get On Up`.

Octavia Spencer sues diet company for breach of contract

‘The Help’ star Octavia Spencer is suing the bosses of a diet company, insisting they owe her for endorsing their products.

Octavia Spencer to launch film contest

‘The Help’ star Octavia Spencer is spearheading a short film contest for budding directors.

Octavia Spencer directs short film on bullying

Oscar winner Octavia Spencer has stepped behind the camera to make a short film about bullying.

Octavia Spencer wants Hollywood to shoot in Alabama

Octavia Spencer has called on Hollywood bosses to shoot more movies in her native Alabama to help boost the economy in the state.

Octavia Spencer to be honoured with a day

Octavia Spencer is set to be honoured with her own day in her native Alabama.

Octavia Spencer to turn producer

Octavia Spencer, who won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for ‘The Help’, is planning to turn producer.

Octavia Spencer and Christopher Plummer bag First Critics Choice Awards

Octavia Spencer and Christopher Plummer have been honoured with the First Critic’s Choice Awards.