Octavia Spencer won us over with her award-winning characters in The Aid and Hidden Bodies , But did you know she is also a manufacturer with various remarkable credits under her belt? The Producers Guild of America was impressed with her work in this area they chose to reward with the Visionary Award.

This honor is reserved for individuals who discuss inspirational, Uplifting stories that add exceptional value to culture and society. As stated by the guild’s presidents Gail Berman and Lucy Fisher, Spencer was an ideal match because she knows how to exploit the energy of filmmaking to inspire crowds everywhere.

She is next place to make Netflix’s mini-series Madam C.J. Walker.

Spencer sees this Visionary Award because a massive honour and encouragement. “From the very start of my career in entertainment, I have been guided by my fantasy to make an effect through storytelling.