Viola Davis

Still Winning: Viola Davis Covers Variety & Dishes On Her Historic Emmy Win

Viola Davis never expected to make history at this year’s Emmy Awards, but that’s exactly what happened when she took home the trophy for Lead Actress in a Drama. “I keep expecting to be that little girl who loses the contest,” Davis told Variety hours after her win. “It’s a...

Nancy Lee Grahn Apologizes for Blasting Viola Davis’ Acceptance Speech

If you have nothing nice to say, some people should realize not saying anything at all is the best thing to do. But Nancy Lee Grahn had to find this out the hard way. The soap opera actress took issues with Viola Davis’ inspiring acceptance...

Viola Davis Made History At the Emmys & Gave the Best Speech EVER!

Viola Davis took home the Emmy award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Sunday night, making her the first Black woman to do so in the Television Academy’s 67 years. While Davis faced stiff competition from Empire star Taraji P. Henson, it was all love when...