Octavia Spencer Set to Play 1st Black Female Millionaire Madam C.J. Walker

One of my favorites, Octavia Spencer is set to star as the first african american female millionaire Madam C.J. Walker. You probably remember Octavia for her roles in Hidden Figures, The Help, Ma and many more.

On March 20th 2020 Netflix is releasing a 4 part special titled “Self Made, Inspired the Life of Madam CJ Walker that share the her inspirational story of how she became the first black female millionaire, the racism she faced and other challenges.