Oscar-Winning Actress Octavia Spencer Graces November Cover of ‘Elle’

We haven’t seen a lot of Octavia Spencer since she snagged the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress this year. However, The Help star is back on the scene in a big way — namely the cover of ELLE’s 19th annual “Women In Hollywood” issue.

Octavia graces the November 2012 glossy in a perfectly styled bouffant ‘do and wearing her favorite go-to designer, Tadashi Shoji. The black, curve-hugging frock with peek-a-boo detailing is a seriously sassy choice for the 40-year-old and Spanx fanatic. The closeup shot, showing very little of the star’s body, is typical of the fashion magazine covers we’ve seen in the past of curvy stars (see: Adele and Jennifer Hudson on Vogue). However, that didn’t seem to mess with Octavia’s wow factor, the “Smashed” actress looks picture perfect…

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