Viola Davis

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...

Will You Buy Your Daughter Barbie Dolls? Viola Davis Won’t

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Almost every little girl has fond memories of playing with Barbie dolls up until the point she realized Barbie doesn’t quite look like her, or any other woman she knows. For some girls that realization simply meant it was time to put away childish things, for...

Viola Davis’ JuVee Productions Signs ABC Development Deal

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On the heels of Kerry Washington signing a two-year development deal with ABC, Viola Davis and her husband’s production company JuVee Productions has also signed a two-year deal with the network. According to Variety, JuVee, which Davis founded with her husband Julius Tennon, will develop projects for broadcast,...