Clutching her Oscar statuette backstage, best supporting actress winner Octavia Spencer admitted, "I'm scared to death right now."
The actress dodged a question about the racial composition of Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which is overwhelmingly white.
"I can't tell the Academy what to do," she said. "They just gave me an Oscar."
Instead, she said she felt "fan-effing tastic. But we'll just leave the 'effing' out. Fantastic. It is humbling."
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