Elliot Anderson (Kevin Costner) is suddenly left to care for his Black granddaughter Eloise after his wife was killed in a tragic car accident. However, Eloise’s paternal grandmother Rowena (Octavia Spencer) seeks to care for her, inciting a bitter custody battle that is proves family is everything but simply black or white.
Spencer is charming and charismatic as she embodies the essence of a strong Black grandmother in “Black or White.” The Academy Award-winning actress’ outspoken personality carries the emotional film.
While Spencer is magnetic, her brother Jeremiah (played by Anthony Mackie) delivers a stellar performance as well.
Watch this exclusive clip from “Black or White” and sound off in the comments section if you think she’ll be snagging another Oscar nom for her portrayal.
Catch “Black or White” in theaters January 30, 2015!