Octavia Spencer doesn’t just believe in ghosts, she has a friendship with one.
The actress, 51, appeared on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” Friday where she discussed her new movie “Encounter,” her belief in UFOs, and made the revelation that she was joined by a spirit in her. house from time to time.
“I grew up watching westerns and bought this house, and it belonged to a guy who made westerns and I had to be a fan of him. I think he’s my protector, ”Spencer said.
While some would be scared that a spirit would live among them, Spencer said the two have a pretty positive connection.
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“I love him because he sort of sorts out the wrong people who shouldn’t be there. He chases them away. If they stay with me, they don’t want to come back, ”she laughed. “And that’s how I know they don’t belong there because if you’re a person who belongs there, everyone is like, ‘Oh, your place is so welcoming, that is so awesome. “
Although Spencer has noted that there are times when she leaves for a long time when the ghost acts “a little fishy”.
“The doors close, the lights go out when I turn them on,” she added.
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The “Encounter” actress has a few ground rules when it comes to welcoming guests to her home.
“I love my ghost. I just don’t want you to bring your ghost to my house. I don’t want someone’s ghost to think they can be friends with my ghost. Because my ghost can haunt me but it doesn’t haunt me. We have limits. “
Speaking about her new sci-fi movie, Spencer added that she also believes in UFOs. She even revealed that “the whole team” of “Encounter” had a real meeting during the filming.
“All of a sudden there’s all these lights in the sky and we’re about to shoot the big scene at the end of the movie and the lights… There were a million of them and they started to get bigger. in smaller… They just appeared and they started to disappear, ”she said.
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When Spencer’s video of the alleged encounter released to the public, she said enthusiastically, “It’s not a plane. I always wanted to have a close encounter, but it was a bit too close to a movie called ‘Encounter’. ”