Viola Davis

Viola Davis Becomes First Black Actor Win Oscar, Emmy and Tony for Acting

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On Sunday night, Viola Davis made history when she became the first black actor to win an Oscar, Emmy and Tony for acting. Davis was teary eyed when she accepted the award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Fences. COPY CODE SNIPPET “People...

Viola Davis Just Became The First Black Actress To Earn 3 Oscar Nominations

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Viola Davis made history this morning becoming the first Black Actress to earn three Oscar nominations. The 51 year old Actress Extraordinaire was nominated for her performance in Fences and nominated twice previously; in 2009 for her performance in Doubt and again in 2012 for...

Viola Davis Addresses Donald Trump After Golden Globe Win

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Viola Davis had a few words about Donald Trump after her Golden Globe win Sunday night.¬†Davis, who won Best Supporting Actress for her role in Fences, said all citizens have a responsibility to safeguard access to the American dream and praised “smaller people” and their...

Viola Davis, Tracee Ellis Ross, Donald Glover & Moonlight Take Home Golden Globe Awards

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The Golden Globes were filled with #blackgirlmagic and #blackboyjoy Sunday night, when our faves took home awards for their acting endeavors. First up with had Tracee Ellis Ross, who became the first black woman since 1983 to win a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV...

Viola Davis Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

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“My dad would’ve loved this” — Viola Davis Fences star Viola Davis was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday, and was surrounded with family and friends. Davis’ good friend, and former co-star, Meryl Streep was on hand to present Davis...



Viola Davis Delivers Powerful Speech After Winning First-Ever Critics’ Choice #SeeHer Award

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Viola Davis was honored at Sunday’s Critics’ Choice Awards with the show’s first-ever #SeeHer Award. During her acceptance speech, Davis opened up about how she’s learned to accept herself. “I’ve always discovered the heart of my characters, I guess, by asking ‘Why?'” Davis shared. “When...