"I could not party that night because I was being pinched in places that I didn’t know it was possible. I ran into Melissa MCCarthy who is... one of my closest friends. I said, 'Oh my God Melissa, I’m about to die. My Spanx are killing me.' She said, 'I just went to the bathroom and took mine off.'" Octavia Spencer wore figure-hugging underwear in a bid to look slim at the Golden Globes.