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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Stride Chew for Loot Honors the 2012 Oscar Nominees

Posted Thursday January 26, 2012 2:40 PM GMT

We're just one short month away from the grandest of all Hollywood ceremonies, and the 84th Annual Academy Awards nominees are all hoping to walk away from the Kodak Theatre with a shiny golden statuette.

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2012 Oscars: The Nominees Offer Up Their Thoughts

Posted Wednesday January 25, 2012 12:01 AM GMT

With the 84th Annual Academy Awards announcing the nominees for this year's ceremony earlier today (January 24), trophy hopefuls including Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep and Read More >>

Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis Talk Oscar Nods

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 4:03 PM GMT

Their film “The Help” was one of the hottest of 2011, and Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis have both received nominations for the upcoming Academy Awards for their performances.

Ms. Davis is up for the Best Actress trophy, competing against Meryl Streep, Rooney Mara, Glenn Close, and Michelle Williams.

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84th Annual Academy Awards Nominations: Complete List

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 11:43 AM GMT

It’s arguably the biggest awards show of the year, and this morning (January 24) the 84th Annual Academy Awards nominations were announced.

Tom Sherak, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and "The Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence did the honors, sharing the various nominees for the coveted Oscar trophy.

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2012 Producers Guild Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Sunday January 22, 2012 1:01 AM GMT

Toasting the head honchos of Hollywood movies and television, the stars turned up for the 23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards in Beverly Hills, California on Saturday night (January 21).

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"Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close": In Theaters Now!

Posted Friday January 20, 2012 2:20 PM GMT

Surely one of the most anticipated cinematic offerings of the new year, "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" has just been released into theaters (January 20).

In addition to Oscar winners Sandra Bullock and Tom Hanks, the Stephen Daldry-directed drama also stars Viola Davis, John Goodman and James Gandolfini.

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2012 NAACP Image Awards Nominees: Complete List

Posted Friday January 20, 2012 12:15 PM GMT

The show aims to “celebrate the accomplishments of people of color in the fields of television, music, literature and film, and also honors individuals or groups who promote social justice through creative endeavors,” and this year’s NAACP Image Awards nominees have been announced.

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Warner Bros/InStyle Golden Globes After Party: Stocked with Celebrities

Posted Monday January 16, 2012 9:47 AM GMT

It was a truly magnificent scene at the Beverly Hilton Hotel last night (January 15) as Warner Bros. and InStyle held their fabulous Golden Globe Awards after party.

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