Name: Viola Davis
Birth Name: 
Viola Davis
Birth Date: 
August 11, 1965
Birth Place: 
St. Matthews, SC
Occupation: 
Actress
Relationship Status: 
Married to Julius Tennon
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2012 BET Awards Nominees: Complete List

Posted Wednesday May 23, 2012 8:19 AM GMT

It’s always an exciting event each year, and the 2012 BET Awards nominations have been announced to the public.

Topping all contenders is Kanye West, who has scored a total of seven mentions with all but one coming from his collaboration with Jay-Z called Watch The Throne.

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“Won’t Back Down” Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Wednesday May 16, 2012 3:45 PM GMT

It looks to be the feel-good movie of the year, and “Won’t Back Down” just released its official teaser trailer.

The film stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis as two mothers who are determined to transform their children’s failing inner-city school.

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2012 White House Correspondents' Dinner: A Complete Look!

Posted Saturday April 28, 2012 9:40 PM GMT

Always one of the more well-attended events of the year, the stars were in the nation's capital for the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on Saturday night (April 28).

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2012 Academy Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Monday February 27, 2012 12:43 AM GMT

With another year's ceremony having come and gone, the 2012 Academy Awards announced the big winners during a glitzy ceremony at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday night (February 26).

Taking home the top prize of Best Picture at the Billy Crystal hosted event was "The Artist," which ended up winning a total of five Oscar trophies.

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Viola Davis: 2012 Academy Awards Best Actress Hopeful

Posted Sunday February 26, 2012 7:52 PM GMT

She's experienced a year in which she'll never forget, and Viola Davis is looking to top it off at the 84th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (February 26).

The 46-year-old actress took to the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center red carpet showing off her colorful green Vera Wang frock before heading inside.

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2012 Academy Awards: Red Carpet Live Stream

Posted Sunday February 26, 2012 5:47 PM GMT

It's the most highly-anticipated event of the awards show season, and the red carpet at the Kodak Theatre will soon be overflowing with the top names in show business.

With the final preparations being tended to, the 84th Annual Academy Awards will kick off on ABC with red carpet coverage beginning at 7 PM ET while the ceremony officially gets underway at 8:25 PM ET on Sunday (February 26).

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Gwyneth Paltrow Hosts Star-Studded Women In Film Cocktail Party

Posted Friday February 24, 2012 11:31 PM GMT

As the stars of the big screen ready for the grandest date in their calendar year, a bevy of lovely ladies gathered together for the 5th Annual Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party in West Hollywood, California on Friday night (February 24).

Presented by Perrier-Jouet while held at Cecconi’s, Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow looked stunning as she co-hosted the soiree alongside Women in Film President Cathy Schulman.

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Emma Stone, Paula Patton & Viola Davis: ESSENCE Luncheon Ladies

Posted Thursday February 23, 2012 8:56 PM GMT

Gathering together for a festive midday celebration, a handful of ladies took to the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California for the 5th Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon on Thursday (February 23).

Dominating the guest list were the stars of the Oscar nominated movie "The Help," as Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer all showed up for the ESSENCE event.

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