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Penny Marshall Dies: Viola Davis, Black Celebrities React To Death - News One
19 Dec 2018

Penny Marshall Dies: Viola Davis, Black Celebrities React To Death  News One

Penny Marshall directed Denzel Washington and Whitney Houston in 'The Preacher's Wife.' She passed away yesterday at 75.


Celebrities pay tribute to the passing of 'Big' director Penny Marshall - Entertainment.ie
19 Dec 2018

  1. Celebrities pay tribute to the passing of 'Big' director Penny Marshall  Entertainment.ie
  2. Penny Marshall dead: Viola Davis leads tributes to Laverne and Shirley star  Express
  3. Tom Hanks, Rob Reiner and more stars mourn Penny Marshall  Washington Post
  4. Wanting to be Big: how Penny Marshall made Tom Hanks' supersized comedy  Telegraph.co.uk
  5. Madonna shares tribute to her A League Of Their Own director Penny Marshall after she died at age 75  Daily Mail
  6. View full coverage on Google News


Viola Davis: Hollywood is 'taming' black women - CNN
06 Dec 2018

Viola Davis: Hollywood is 'taming' black women  CNN

During an award acceptance speech, actress Viola Davis called on Hollywood to create more "authentic" roles for actresses of color.


Priyanka Chopra Holds Top Actors Social Media Ranking Lead, Viola Davis Reaches Top 10 - Hollywood Reporter
15 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Holds Top Actors Social Media Ranking Lead, Viola Davis Reaches Top 10  Hollywood Reporter

Continued interest in Priyanka Chopra following her Dec. 1 wedding to Nick Jonas keeps the actress at No. 1 on The Hollywood Reporter's Top Actors chart ...


Viola Davis - L'Officiel
30 Nov 2018

Viola Davis  L'Officiel

“Nice for What,” says Viola Davis with a barely audible rumble when photographer Danielle Levitt asks her what music she wants. Levitt's assistant fumbles with ...


Viola Davis Signs First-Look Deal with Amazon - Vulture
26 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Signs First-Look Deal with Amazon  Vulture

JuVee Productions, the company co-run by Viola Davis and Julius Tennon, has signed a first-look deal with Amazon Studios, continuing studio head Jennifer ...


History-making Viola Davis will star as history-making Shirley Chisholm in a new biopic - The Washington Post
29 Nov 2018

History-making Viola Davis will star as history-making Shirley Chisholm in a new biopic  The Washington Post

Davis will star as the first black woman elected to Congress, as well as the first woman and person of color to pursue a nomination for president in a major ...


Viola Davis Says Playing Desirable Black Women Helped Her 'Redefine' Her Own 'Revolutionary' Ideas About Beau - Essence
20 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Says Playing Desirable Black Women Helped Her 'Redefine' Her Own 'Revolutionary' Ideas About Beau  Essence

ESSENCE spoke to Viola Davis, who currently stars in Steve McQueen's "Widows," about beauty and desirability as a dark-skinned Black woman.


Amazon Studios Inks First-Look Deal with Viola Davis and Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions - Deadline
26 Nov 2018

Amazon Studios Inks First-Look Deal with Viola Davis and Julius Tennon’s JuVee Productions  Deadline

Amazon Studios has closed an exclusive first look feature production deal with Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Emmy Award and Tony Award-winning ...


Viola Davis to play Shirley Chisholm, first black woman elected to Congress | TheHill - The Hill
01 Dec 2018

Viola Davis to play Shirley Chisholm, first black woman elected to Congress | TheHill  The Hill

Actress Viola Davis will portray the late politician Shirley Chisholm in an upcoming film for Amazon Studios.


Viola Davis will star as history-making Shirley Chisholm in a new biopic - The Spokesman-Review
30 Nov 2018

Viola Davis will star as history-making Shirley Chisholm in a new biopic  The Spokesman-Review

Viola Davis made history by becoming the first black actress to be nominated for three Academy Awards, and is the only African-American to secure acting's ...


Viola Davis Reveals How She Combats Mom Guilt: ‘I Forgive Myself’ - Us Weekly
21 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Reveals How She Combats Mom Guilt: ‘I Forgive Myself’  Us Weekly

Oscar winner Viola Davis is teaching her 7-year-old daughter, Genesis, lessons that all little girls need to hear. “I want her to honor herself, to love.


John Legend, Viola Davis and Others Mourn Jazz Singer Nancy Wilson - EBONY
14 Dec 2018

John Legend, Viola Davis and Others Mourn Jazz Singer Nancy Wilson  EBONY

Legendary jazz singer Nancy Wilson passed away at the age of 81 on Thursday. Since the news of her death, celebrities have been sharing their memories and ...


Viola Davis' Production Company Signs New Streaming Deal To Create 'High-Quality' Content - Essence
27 Nov 2018

Viola Davis' Production Company Signs New Streaming Deal To Create 'High-Quality' Content  Essence

JuVee Productions, launched by Davis and hubby Julius Tennon, is teaming up with the streaming giant for "distinctive, high-quality *content*."


A commanding turn from Viola Davis in 'Widows' - Winston-Salem Journal
21 Nov 2018

A commanding turn from Viola Davis in 'Widows'  Winston-Salem Journal

When you think of the wives and girlfriends of criminals and mobsters in cinema and television, what or who comes to mind? Kay Adams? Elvira Hancock?


‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Costars Viola Davis and Aja Naomi King Reveal Their Tips for Self-Care - Us Weekly
06 Dec 2018

‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Costars Viola Davis and Aja Naomi King Reveal Their Tips for Self-Care  Us Weekly

A little self-love and care goes a long way! Viola Davis and Aja Naomi King both spoke to Us Weekly about when they feel like their best selves and what goes ...


Ryan Gosling, Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis, and the cast of Roma among the snubbed by SAG Awards - Daily Mail
12 Dec 2018

Ryan Gosling, Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis, and the cast of Roma among the snubbed by SAG Awards  Daily Mail

Not everyone got good news when Orange Is the New Black's Laverne Cox and Crazy Rich Asians' Awkwafina listed off the nominations on Wednesday.


Viola Davis Career: How She Became the Greatest - /FILM
04 Dec 2018

Viola Davis Career: How She Became the Greatest  /FILM

We examine the career of Viola Davis and how a player of bit parts finally transformed into the leading lady she was always supposed to be.


Viola Davis To Play Shirley Chisholm, The First Black Woman In Congress - Refinery29
03 Dec 2018

Viola Davis To Play Shirley Chisholm, The First Black Woman In Congress  Refinery29

The Oscar-winning actress is due to star in "The Fighting Shirley Chisholm", a new film about an incredible woman who changed the history of U.S politics.


Actress Viola Davis in talks with Amazon Studios - Rolling Out
27 Nov 2018

Actress Viola Davis in talks with Amazon Studios  Rolling Out

Viola Davis has signed a first look feature production deal with Amazon Studios. The “How To Get Away With Murder” actress runs JuVee Productions with ...


Viola Davis — the gay interview - Dallas Voice
20 Nov 2018

Viola Davis — the gay interview  Dallas Voice

Nov 20, 2018 | 0. Viola Davis — the gay interview. Viola Davis taps my hand when she really means what she says. Each time the actress reaches over to make ...


The Hollywood Reporter's Annual Sherry Lansing Leadership Award: A Timeline of Viola Davis' Impact - Hollywood Reporter
10 Dec 2018

The Hollywood Reporter's Annual Sherry Lansing Leadership Award: A Timeline of Viola Davis' Impact  Hollywood Reporter

Advertisement: Viola Davis is a storyteller whose own personal tale of achievement and struggle for equality is in many ways just as compelling as the ...


Viola Davis' Signs First-Look Film Deal With Amazon - The Shadow League
28 Nov 2018

Viola Davis' Signs First-Look Film Deal With Amazon  The Shadow League

Viola Davis' production Company, JuVee Productions, along with Julius Tennon, have signed a first look deal with Amazon Studios.


Viola Davis Stuns on Cover of 'L'Officiel USA,' Talks Need for Diversity in Hollywood -- Exclusive First Look - Entertainment Tonight
30 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Stuns on Cover of 'L'Officiel USA,' Talks Need for Diversity in Hollywood -- Exclusive First Look  Entertainment Tonight

Viola Davis is one of the most-praised actresses in the industry, and has worked hard to get there. Having won the "Triple Crown of Acting," an Oscar, Emmy and ...


The biggest snubs: Ryan Gosling, Viola Davis and This Is Us - TheSpec.com
07 Dec 2018

The biggest snubs: Ryan Gosling, Viola Davis and This Is Us  TheSpec.com

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association showered awards praise on “Vice,” which received six Golden Globe nominations on Thursday. But it was a bad ...


POWER COUPLE: Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon snag first-look deal with Amazon - TheGrio
28 Nov 2018

POWER COUPLE: Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon snag first-look deal with Amazon  TheGrio

Viola Davis just scored another big win, along with her husband, Julius Tennon. The Oscar-winning actress who is currently starring in Steve McQueen's latest ...


Viola Davis’ EGOT will have to wait after Grammy snub for Best Spoken Word Album - Gold Derby
07 Dec 2018

Viola Davis’ EGOT will have to wait after Grammy snub for Best Spoken Word Album  Gold Derby

Viola Davis will be stuck at EOT a little bit longer. The Oscar, Emmy and Tony champ only needs a Grammy to complete her EGOT, but she failed to get a Best ...


Viola Davis, Nina Jacobson Honored at THR's Women in Entertainment Event - Hollywood Reporter
05 Dec 2018

Viola Davis, Nina Jacobson Honored at THR's Women in Entertainment Event  Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood's wonder women gathered Wednesday morning at Milk Studios to celebrate The Hollywood Reporter's Power 100 at the annual Women in ...


‘I cannot lead with bulls–t’: Viola Davis demands more realistic portrayals of Black women in film - TheGrio
07 Dec 2018

‘I cannot lead with bulls–t’: Viola Davis demands more realistic portrayals of Black women in film  TheGrio

Viola Davis recently took the opportunity to let everyone know what was in her heart when it comes to Black women in entertainment.


Viola Davis Talks Leadership with Husband Julius Tennon by Her Side | Women in Entertainment 2018 - Hollywood Reporter
05 Dec 2018

Viola Davis Talks Leadership with Husband Julius Tennon by Her Side | Women in Entertainment 2018  Hollywood Reporter

American Airlines presents the red carpet arrivals from The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment event.


Brian Tyree Henry on Working With Viola Davis and Playing an Ex-Con in If Beale Street Could Talk - Parade
23 Nov 2018

Brian Tyree Henry on Working With Viola Davis and Playing an Ex-Con in If Beale Street Could Talk  Parade

Atlanta star Brian Tyree Henry is having a breakout moment. In addition to his role as Alfred “Paper Boi” Miles in the Emmy-winning FX series, he also stars in ...


Unacceptable Or An Honest Mistake? Photo Agencies Mistake Danai Gurira For Viola Davis - MadameNoire
20 Nov 2018

Unacceptable Or An Honest Mistake? Photo Agencies Mistake Danai Gurira For Viola Davis  MadameNoire

A photo agency mistook actress Danai Gurira for another Black actress Viola Davis. They should do better but do the two women favor?


Cynthia Erivo 'Had A Few Butterflies' Filming 'Widows' With Viola Davis - Essence
20 Nov 2018

Cynthia Erivo 'Had A Few Butterflies' Filming 'Widows' With Viola Davis  Essence

British starlet and singer Cynthia Erivo has landed in Hollywood, and like the legends who came before her, she's doing it her way.


Seven women, seven juicy roles: The Actress Roundtable - Los Angeles Times
18 Dec 2018

Seven women, seven juicy roles: The Actress Roundtable  Los Angeles Times

​They may be internationally recognized as Hollywood's most glamorous movie stars, but the women on this year's Envelope's Ac​tress Roundtable all insisted ...


Trailblazer Shirley Chisholm Gets Viola Davis-Led Biopic and NYC Statue - NowThis
30 Nov 2018

Trailblazer Shirley Chisholm Gets Viola Davis-Led Biopic and NYC Statue  NowThis

Viola Davis is starring as the first Black congresswoman Shirley Chisholm. Amazon recently announced plans for “The Fighting Shirley Chisholm.” The biopic ...


Golden Globes most shocking film snubs: Ryan Gosling lost in space, Viola Davis robbed, Sam Elliott out of tune - Gold Derby
06 Dec 2018

Golden Globes most shocking film snubs: Ryan Gosling lost in space, Viola Davis robbed, Sam Elliott out of tune  Gold Derby

Who was left out of the 2019 Golden Globe film nominations? 'First Man' and 'Widows' were among the movies that under-performed.


7 new suspects arrested for robbing homes of Rihanna, Viola Davis, LeBron James and more celebs - TheGrio
28 Nov 2018

7 new suspects arrested for robbing homes of Rihanna, Viola Davis, LeBron James and more celebs  TheGrio

7 new suspects who are alleged gang members have been arrested for robbing celebrities including Rihanna, LeBron James, and Viola Davis among others.


'How To Get Away With Murder': How Much Does Viola Davis Make on the Hit Show? - The Cheat Sheet
20 Nov 2018

'How To Get Away With Murder': How Much Does Viola Davis Make on the Hit Show?  The Cheat Sheet

Sure, How To Get Away With Murder is a show full of interesting characters. But no character is as conflicted or as mercurial as its lead character Annalise ...


Viola Davis Says 'Stop Taming Us' At THR Power 100 - ETCanada.com
06 Dec 2018

Viola Davis Says 'Stop Taming Us' At THR Power 100  ETCanada.com

Actress and producer Viola Davis was honoured with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award at the Hollywood Reporter's Power 100 Women In Entertainment ...


Film Review: A commanding turn from Viola Davis in 'Widows' - Chattanooga Times Free Press
20 Nov 2018

Film Review: A commanding turn from Viola Davis in 'Widows'  Chattanooga Times Free Press

When you think of the wives and girlfriends of criminals and mobsters in cinema and television, what or who comes to mind? Kay Adams? Elvira Hancock?


The 7 biggest takeaways from the Golden Globe nominations, from a Viola Davis snub to a ‘Vice’ sweep - The Washington Post
06 Dec 2018

The 7 biggest takeaways from the Golden Globe nominations, from a Viola Davis snub to a ‘Vice’ sweep  The Washington Post

This year's Golden Globe nominations are in, and, boy, were there a few head-scratchers. The year's leading movie hasn't even hit theaters, for example, and ...


679 - SHOWBIZ 'Handmaid,' Kristen Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
04 Dec 2018

679 - SHOWBIZ 'Handmaid,' Kristen Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive  Windy City Times

Windy City Times News Archive - SHOWBIZ 'Handmaid,' Kristen Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Viola Davis Margaret Atwood is currently writing a sequel to her ...


The 17 Best Films of 2018 - The Atlantic
19 Dec 2018

The 17 Best Films of 2018  The Atlantic

Editor's Note: Find all of The Atlantic's “Best of 2018” coverage here. 2018 was not a big year for big films, but it was a big year for smaller ones. Yes, A Star Is ...


Widows review – Viola Davis shines in the crime drama of the year - No Majesty
23 Nov 2018

Widows review – Viola Davis shines in the crime drama of the year  No Majesty

You'd be forgiven for thinking that post-Best Picture win a director would want to go off and do something a little easier, maybe a big franchise movie or a light ...


At 93, Cicely Tyson Gets Her 1st Oscar—and Danai Gurira Gets Mistaken for Viola Davis? - The Root
19 Nov 2018

At 93, Cicely Tyson Gets Her 1st Oscar—and Danai Gurira Gets Mistaken for Viola Davis?  The Root

It was an honor more than 45 years in the making, but Cicely Tyson finally took home an Oscar on Sunday night at the 10th annual Governors Awards in ...


Viola Davis: 'I stifled who I was to be seen as pretty. I lost years' - The Guardian
20 Oct 2018

Viola Davis: 'I stifled who I was to be seen as pretty. I lost years'  The Guardian

Success hasn't come easy for the Oscar-winning star. She talks about the limited roles black actors are offered, why The Help was a missed opportunity, and ...


Top 25 Films of 2018 - Consequence of Sound
19 Dec 2018

Top 25 Films of 2018  Consequence of Sound

The movies felt a lot like reality this year. They were funny and beautiful, painful and personal, animated and oversized, and close-hewn and sometimes, against ...


Is a female lead now key to box office success? - BusinessGhana
19 Dec 2018

Is a female lead now key to box office success?  BusinessGhana

US awards season is in full swing - and so is the debate around representation (and a gaping lack thereof) in...


Viola Davis 'regrets' her role in The Help - The Guardian
12 Sep 2018

Viola Davis 'regrets' her role in The Help  The Guardian

Actor has said she felt the voices of the black maids in Oscar-nominated 2011 film were marginalised.


'Big' director Penny Marshall dead at 75 - Yahoo News
18 Dec 2018

'Big' director Penny Marshall dead at 75  Yahoo News

Penny Marshall, the star of ABC's "Laverne and Shirley" who became one of the most successful female directors in history at the helm of "Big," "A League of ...


Idris Elba On #MeToo Movement's Impact In Hollywood: 'It’s Only Difficult If You Are A Man With Something T - Essence
16 Dec 2018

Idris Elba On #MeToo Movement's Impact In Hollywood: 'It’s Only Difficult If You Are A Man With Something T  Essence

The "Luther" actor is prepping for the new season of his hit BBC show.


The Quiet Power of Viola Davis - Glamour
31 Oct 2018

The Quiet Power of Viola Davis  Glamour

This was the year the world realized women's stories deserve to be seen and heard. Viola Davis has made that her mission for three decades.


Womens Empowerment 2019 Featuring Patti LaBelle - Spectrum News
17 Dec 2018

Womens Empowerment 2019 Featuring Patti LaBelle  Spectrum News

Radio One Raleigh's Women's Empowerment 25th anniversary will be held Saturday, April 27.


Viola Davis explains why there's a long way to go to eliminate racism - BBC News
31 Oct 2018

Viola Davis explains why there's a long way to go to eliminate racism  BBC News

Oscar winner Viola Davis reveals how she has stayed grounded in Hollywood and why there still aren't enough black actors on screen. She spoke to the BBC ...


Viola Davis Knows What’s Wrong With Hollywood… and How to Fix It - Variety
04 Sep 2018

Viola Davis Knows What’s Wrong With Hollywood… and How to Fix It  Variety

It was a familiar dilemma for Viola Davis. What to do with her hair? The star of the upcoming film “Widows” needed to know what kind of wig or extensions she ...


Viola Davis strong: How the 'Widows' star put real muscle into her power drama role - USA TODAY
15 Nov 2018

Viola Davis strong: How the 'Widows' star put real muscle into her power drama role  USA TODAY

Viola Davis is receiving rave reviews as Veronica Rawlins in "Widows," a role that has put last year's Oscar winner for best supporting actress right back in the ...


Viola Davis opens up about quitting 'cleanse' after just 2 days - Today Show
14 Nov 2018

Viola Davis opens up about quitting 'cleanse' after just 2 days  Today Show

Viola Davis is a total failure at fasting — and she's fine with that. During her visit to "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Tuesday, the Oscar winner, 53, ...


Oscars: Golden Globe and SAG Award Noms Don't Completely Shape the Race - Hollywood Reporter
13 Dec 2018

Oscars: Golden Globe and SAG Award Noms Don't Completely Shape the Race  Hollywood Reporter

A performer who got both Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations isn't guaranteed an Oscar nom, and, conversely, someone shut out by the Globe and SAG ...


Viola Davis Hilariously Recounts Her Failed Attempt at a 28-Day Cleanse: 'I Lasted for 2 Days' - PEOPLE.com
15 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Hilariously Recounts Her Failed Attempt at a 28-Day Cleanse: 'I Lasted for 2 Days'  PEOPLE.com

Viola Davis talked about her failed attempt at a 28-day food and drink cleanse and why it only lasted for two days.


Viola Davis on What ‘The Help’ Got Wrong and How She Proves Herself - The New York Times
11 Sep 2018

Viola Davis on What ‘The Help’ Got Wrong and How She Proves Herself  The New York Times

It wasn't the voices of the maids that were heard,” she said. She was at the Toronto International Film Festival with “Widows” and answering our reader ...


Viola Davis says 'The Help' is a missed opportunity - EWN
21 Oct 2018

Viola Davis says 'The Help' is a missed opportunity  EWN

The Oscar-winning actress starred in the 2011 movie, which tells the story of a young white woman and her relationship with two black maids. Viola Davis ...


5 minutes with Gugu Gumede - SowetanLIVE Sunday World
17 Dec 2018

5 minutes with Gugu Gumede  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

She's undoubtedly one of the breakout stars of the year,and Gugu Gumede radiates the glow that has surrounded her in 2018. At just 27 years old, Gumede is ...


Mission Impossible, First Man, Lady Bird: Best movies of 2018 - NEWS.com.au
19 Dec 2018

Mission Impossible, First Man, Lady Bird: Best movies of 2018  NEWS.com.au

From the hundreds of movies released every year, only a few will really stand out — the ones that made us laugh, cry and cower in fear, or taught us something ...


Viola Davis: 'If I were not a celebrity, I’d be invisible' - The Root
18 Nov 2018

Viola Davis: 'If I were not a celebrity, I’d be invisible'  The Root

I always say that if I were not a celebrity, I'd be invisible” said Viola Davis as she sat across from NPR's Audie Cornish.


Viola Davis Brings A New 'Corduroy' Book To Bear - NPR
04 Sep 2018

Viola Davis Brings A New 'Corduroy' Book To Bear  NPR

Inspired by her daughter, the Emmy, Tony and Oscar-winning actress has written a picture book. Corduroy Takes a Bow continues the adventures of a curious ...


Viola Davis Regrets Being In 'The Help' For A Very Understandable Reason - Elle UK Magazine
13 Sep 2018

Viola Davis Regrets Being In 'The Help' For A Very Understandable Reason  Elle UK Magazine

Just seven years since the multiple award-winning film The Help came to our screens, one of the lead actresses in it, Viola Davis, has revealed that she regrets ...


Christian Bale could be the 1st person to win both male acting categories at the SAG Awards - Gold Derby
17 Dec 2018

Christian Bale could be the 1st person to win both male acting categories at the SAG Awards  Gold Derby

Christian Bale wouldn't be the first person to win both male acting categories at the Oscars if he prevails in Best Actor for “Vice,” but he would be at the Screen ...


Viola Davis Style File - Vogue.co.uk
08 Nov 2018

Viola Davis Style File  Vogue.co.uk

From Michael Kors to Escada, Marchesa and Zac Posen, Vogue looks back at Viola Davis' best red-carpet looks.


Widows star Viola Davis explains the subtle yet powerful significance of her opening scene - The Independent
12 Nov 2018

Widows star Viola Davis explains the subtle yet powerful significance of her opening scene  The Independent

A clip of Viola Davis speaking about her new film Widows has gone viral, as fans share her important point about representation in Hollywood.


The “Three Famous Words” That Drive Viola Davis - Vanity Fair
12 Sep 2018

The “Three Famous Words” That Drive Viola Davis  Vanity Fair

When, *fresh* off two Oscar nominations and just a few years away from her first win, Viola Davis signed on to the ABC series How to Get Away With Murder, ...


Viola Davis says she regrets role in 'The Help' - UPI.com
12 Sep 2018

Viola Davis says she regrets role in 'The Help'  UPI.com

Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Viola Davis says she regrets her role in the 2011 film The Help. The 53-year-old actress explained her issues with the Oscar-winning movie in ...


Regrets? Viola Davis has had a few… and is brave to admit it - The Guardian
15 Sep 2018

Regrets? Viola Davis has had a few… and is brave to admit it  The Guardian

The Help star's admission is a rarity in an era of social media that makes our opinions appear fixed.


Review: In 'Widows,' Viola Davis And Liam Neeson Are A Couple Broken Up By Crime - NPR
15 Nov 2018

Review: In 'Widows,' Viola Davis And Liam Neeson Are A Couple Broken Up By Crime  NPR

The exciting, engaging, entertaining Widows is the rare fun heist film that also functions as a solid drama, thanks largely to the lead performance from Viola ...


Watch Viola Davis Explain Why She Really Doesn't Care About Awards Anymore - Bustle
13 Nov 2018

Watch Viola Davis Explain Why She Really Doesn't Care About Awards Anymore  Bustle

When it comes to awards recognition, Viola Davis is one of Hollywood's reigning champions. For her work in movies and on TV, the actor has won everything ...


Jim Gaffigan brings 'Quality Time Tour' to South Bend for an IDEA Week Event Series show - ND Newswire
17 Dec 2018

Jim Gaffigan brings 'Quality Time Tour' to South Bend for an IDEA Week Event Series show  ND Newswire

Comedian Jim Gaffigan will bring his “Quality Time Tour” to South Bend for a pre-IDEA Week show. He will perform March 6 (Wednesday) at the Morris ...


Viola Davis' Diet Fail Is Relatable AF - E! Online
14 Nov 2018

Viola Davis' Diet Fail Is Relatable AF  E! Online

The Widows star told the hilarious story on The Tonight Show.


Only Steve McQueen Can Perfectly Describe Viola Davis’s Greatness, Everyone Else Go Home - Vulture
08 Nov 2018

Only Steve McQueen Can Perfectly Describe Viola Davis’s Greatness, Everyone Else Go Home  Vulture

Just how good is Viola Davis, according to her Widows director Steve McQueen? The very best. During a 20th Century Fox reception for the director on Thursday ...


Aspiring to the A-List? Viola Davis Talks Inclusion, Inequities and Acting in Her Natural Hair - The Root
05 Sep 2018

Aspiring to the A-List? Viola Davis Talks Inclusion, Inequities and Acting in Her Natural Hair  The Root

It's strange to consider a world in which Viola Davis isn't considered “A-list.” The woman already has a star on the Walk of Fame and is just one Grammy away ...


Viola Davis on Interracial Kiss With Liam Neeson in ‘Widows': ‘Elusive to Me Because of the Way I Look’ - TheWrap
17 Nov 2018

Viola Davis on Interracial Kiss With Liam Neeson in ‘Widows': ‘Elusive to Me Because of the Way I Look’  TheWrap

Viola Davis breaks down a deep, passionate kiss she shares with Liam Neeson in the opening frames of "Widows," explaining why it's groundbreaking.


Viola Davis's ecstatic bedroom encounter with 'hunk' Liam Neeson - Daily Mail
11 Oct 2018

Viola Davis's ecstatic bedroom encounter with 'hunk' Liam Neeson  Daily Mail

The two actors play husband and wife Harry and Veronica Rawlins in director Steve McQueen's rollicking thriller Widows.


Viola Davis on how far, or not, Hollywood has come - BBC News
31 Oct 2018

Viola Davis on how far, or not, Hollywood has come  BBC News

Oscar winner Viola Davis talks about how she feels as a black actor in Hollywood and why there's still a way to go to get rid of racism.


Stephen Curry, Viola Davis and Julius Tennon Join ‘Emanuel’ Charleston-Shooting Documentary as Executive Producers - Variety
01 Nov 2018

Stephen Curry, Viola Davis and Julius Tennon Join ‘Emanuel’ Charleston-Shooting Documentary as Executive Producers  Variety

Viola Davis and Stephen Curry have signed on as executive producers of “Emanuel,” a documentary about the 2015 mass murder of black churchgoers by a ...


Hollywood star Viola Davis says kissing ‘hunky’ Liam Neeson in new flick was ‘groundbreaking moment as a black - The Irish Sun
22 Oct 2018

Hollywood star Viola Davis says kissing ‘hunky’ Liam Neeson in new flick was ‘groundbreaking moment as a black  The Irish Sun

The two actors play husband and wife Harry and Veronica Rawlins in new Steve McQueen heist movie, Widows.


Viola Davis Is Taking Your Questions in Toronto - The New York Times
05 Sep 2018

Viola Davis Is Taking Your Questions in Toronto  The New York Times

The Oscar-winning actress will be at the Toronto International Film Festival this week with her new film, “Widows.”


Viola Davis says being around 'competitive' mums isn't 'pleasant' - Daily Mail
05 Nov 2018

Viola Davis says being around 'competitive' mums isn't 'pleasant'  Daily Mail

The award-winning actress, 53, has joked she hasn't had the 'most pleasant experiences' with fellow mums while discussing her new film Widows with Lorraine ...


'The Help' stars Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis reminisce on film's seventh anniversary - The Telegraph
11 Aug 2018

'The Help' stars Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis reminisce on film's seventh anniversary  The Telegraph

Octavia Spencer has spoken about how the film The Help changed her life as she celebrated the seventh anniversary of its release.


Viola Davis and Steph Curry produce documentary on Charleston shooting - Metro
02 Nov 2018

Viola Davis and Steph Curry produce documentary on Charleston shooting  Metro

Viola Davis has teamed up with basketball player Steph Curry and actor Julius Tennon as executive producers of Emanuel, a documentary based on the ...


Viola Davis flaunts cleavage in bustier beneath smart suit to accept Icon honor at Glamour Awards - Daily Mail
13 Nov 2018

Viola Davis flaunts cleavage in bustier beneath smart suit to accept Icon honor at Glamour Awards  Daily Mail

Viola Davis is only a Grammy Award away from elite EGOT status, but she added a different trophy to her mantel in Manhattan on Monday night at the Glamour ...


How writing a Corduroy book helped Viola Davis 'come back to life' - EW.com
03 Sep 2018

How writing a Corduroy book helped Viola Davis 'come back to life'  EW.com

Viola Davis, meet Corduroy. For the 50th anniversary of Don Freeman's children's book, the Oscar-winning actress signed on to write an original book about the ...


What is Viola Davis net worth? When did The Help actress win an Academy Award and what is her new movie - The Sun
05 Nov 2018

What is Viola Davis net worth? When did The Help actress win an Academy Award and what is her new movie  The Sun

WE take a look at Viola Davis' life and career so far in the spotlight. Plus find out how much she is REALLY worth.


Film Review: Viola Davis in ‘Widows’ - Variety
09 Sep 2018

Film Review: Viola Davis in ‘Widows’  Variety

Speaking on stage at the Toronto International Film Festival, right before the premiere of “Widows,” his first movie since “12 Years a Slave” (which was five years ...


WATCHING NOW Viola Davis on changing how women of colour are seen in film - CityNews
08 Sep 2018

WATCHING NOW Viola Davis on changing how women of colour are seen in film  CityNews

Actress Viola Davis speaks about changing the way women of colour are seen on screen at the world premiere of her film Widows at TIFF 2018. Sep 08, 2018 ...


Steph Curry and Viola Davis to Produce Film on Charleston Shooting - CBN News
18 Nov 2018

Steph Curry and Viola Davis to Produce Film on Charleston Shooting  CBN News

NBA star Steph Curry and Academy Award-winning actress Viola Davis will help bring the story of the devastating Charleston church shooting to the big screen.


Viola Davis (‘Widows’) would be just the second black Best Film Drama Actress Golden Globe winner - Goldderby
17 Oct 2018

Viola Davis (‘Widows’) would be just the second black Best Film Drama Actress Golden Globe winner  Goldderby

If Viola Davis wins the Best Film Drama Actress Golden Globe for "Widows," she'll be part of a very small club.


Viola Davis is an acting great but says she doesn't get paid like one - CNN
15 Feb 2018

Viola Davis is an acting great but says she doesn't get paid like one  CNN

Viola Davis is one of the most revered and decorated actresses in Hollywood, but the star of stage and screen says her paychecks and opportunities don't ...


Newsmaker: Viola Davis - American Libraries
18 Jul 2018

Newsmaker: Viola Davis  American Libraries

American Libraries spoke with actor Viola Davis to talk about libraries, storytelling, and her forthcoming book, Corduroy Takes a Bow, before her Closing ...


5 times Viola Davis and her husband lit up the red carpet - DestinyConnect
12 Oct 2018

5 times Viola Davis and her husband lit up the red carpet  DestinyConnect

DESTINY Magazine - They say behind every great man is a woman, but in this case, Viola Davis' greatness is fully supported by her husband Julius Tennon.


Widows review: Viola Davis sparkles in this modern noir - RTE.ie
05 Nov 2018

Widows review: Viola Davis sparkles in this modern noir  RTE.ie

12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen returns with a superb modern Film Noir and a cast that includes Viola Davis, Liam Neeson and Colin Farrell.


No doubting the power of Viola Davis - Out In Jersey
16 Nov 2018

No doubting the power of Viola Davis  Out In Jersey

Viola Davis taps my hand when she really means what she says. Each time the actress reaches over to make contact, the big bar in the big skyscraper in big ...


Viola Davis on proving herself and regrets about The Help - The Straits Times
17 Sep 2018

Viola Davis on proving herself and regrets about The Help  The Straits Times

TORONTO • Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis is the star of the new crime drama Widows, which debuted at the recent Toronto International Film Festival and ...


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