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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Viola Davis Signs on for “How to Get Away With Murder” Pilot

Posted Wednesday February 26, 2014 1:48 PM GMT

She’s had a few television gigs over the years, and now Viola Davis has joined the cast of the forthcoming “How to Get Away With Murder” program for ABC.

Produced by Shonda Rhimes and written by Peter Nowalk, the forthcoming pilot promises to bring a whole new realm of drama and suspense to the small screen.

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“Ender’s Game” Unveils New TV Spot: Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday October 22, 2013 4:33 PM GMT

We’re less than two weeks from the theatrical release of “Ender’s Game” and Summit Entertainment just dropped an exciting new trailer for television audiences.

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Viola Davis Fronts Essence October 2013

Posted Friday September 6, 2013 3:48 PM GMT

With her new film “Prisoners” slated to hit theaters September 20th, Viola Davis pitched in on promotions by covering the October 2013 issue of Essence magazine.

During her interview, “The Help” actress opened up about first meeting her husband and reveals the reasoning behind her decision to ditch her wigs after battling breast cancer.

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“Prisoners” Drops Promotional Poster: Check It Out!

Posted Friday July 26, 2013 9:35 AM GMT

Building the hype for its fall release, “Prisoners” has just come out with a brand new promotional poster for all to gaze upon.

The forthcoming Warner Bros flick boasts a killer cast that includes Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Melissa Leo, Maria Bellow, and Viola Davis.

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Viola Davis: Silver Rose Gala Beauty

Posted Sunday April 7, 2013 3:35 PM GMT

Stepping out in support of a good cause, Viola Davis attended the Silver Rose Gala & Auction on Saturday (April 6) in Los Angeles.

Rocking the purple arrivals carpet in a chic little black dress with lace detailing, the “Won’t Back Down” actress chatted up fellow celebrities before heading inside.

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2013 SAG Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Monday January 28, 2013 12:33 AM GMT

Bringing together the brightest stars in Hollywood, the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards made for an incredible evening of fun and entertainment on Sunday (January 27).

Celebrities from television and film gathered together to honor the best in the business at the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles earlier this evening, while taking a moment to celebrate Dick Van Dyke as he took home the 49th Annual Life Achievement Award.

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CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute Draws Big Names

Posted Monday December 3, 2012 1:45 PM GMT

It was an exciting scene at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles last night (December 2), as CNN held their “CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute.”

“Glee” star Jane Lynch showed up for the shindig, looking sharp in a black suit as she smiled for the cameras in the arrivals area. She was joined by the adorable Miranda Cosgrove who looked lovely in a black dress with a bright red lip.

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Viola Davis Honored by Domestic Workers

Posted Thursday November 15, 2012 11:53 AM GMT

Adding another accolade to her already impressive collection, Viola Davis was honored by the National Domestic Workers Alliance in Washington, DC on Wednesday (November 14).

Elegant in a black above-the-knee dress, the 47-year-old beauty accepted the Voice of Love Award for Uplifting the Voices of Domestic Workers in Popular Culture honor at a reception at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

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