Octavia Spencer is gearing up to play the biggest role of her career. The Oscar winning actress confirmed that she has been tapped to play GOD in the big screen adaptation of the 2007 Christian book “The Shack” by William Paul Young. “I am playing a manifestation of God or this persons idea of God in that book so yes,” explained Spencer.
We caught up with Spencer while promoting “The Divergent Series: Insurgent” where she plays Joanna opposite Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet. Check out our sit-down with Spencer in the video above.
The Divergent Series: Insurgent is in theaters March 20th.