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Viola Davis’ How to Get Away With Murder character Annalise Keating is a lot of things, including a pansexual. Creator Pete Nowalk confirmed the character’s sexuality at the 2017 TCA summer press tour during a GLAAD panel when asked about harmful tropes, with TV shows sometimes portraying LGBT people as bad people. “I got really […]
Julius talks about JuVee’s new film The Personal History Of Rachel Dupree and his other half, Viola. Julius Tennon and Viola Davis’ JuVee Productions is an artist-driven indie that seeks to produce economical yet premium and character-driven stories with an emphasis on narratives from a diverse range of emerging and established voices. Tennon is at […]
Viola Davis and husband Julius Tennon’s production company JuVee Productions has released a new five-part web series called “Emerging Artist Series,” which highlights the experiences of multiple up-and-coming creatives working in several different areas throughout the entertainment industry. “We put this series together because we wanted to give artists a platform to share their experiences. […]
What a beautiful interview with the honorees from the Time 100 Gala last night. TODAY’s Willie Geist was at Tuesday night’s New York City gala celebrating TIME magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Actors Viola Davis, Ryan Reynolds and Leslie Jones were among the A-listers who sat down with […]
Time has shared a video clip of Viola from last night’s Time 100 Gala. Viola Davis, one of the members of the 2017 TIME 100, gave a moving toast at the TIME 100 Gala Tuesday night.
Viola is one of the women featured in the May issue of Essence magazine for their work promoting equal rights. For the first time ever, ESSENCE honors the women who are blazing trails for equal rights and inclusion for Black people in America. The cover features a host of dynamic women, such as writer/producer Shonda […]
Here is a video clip of Viola reading Rent Party Jazz a children’s book written by William Miller and illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb. This story is set in New Orleans in the 1930s. Sonny and his mother are scraping by to pay their rent. Mama works in a fish canning factory, and Sonny works for […]
Don’t forget to watch Custody tomorrow night when it premieres on Lifetime. Viola stars and produces this film!
Okay how cute is Octavia! She talks about being up against Viola for the Oscar during her interview with Jimmy Fallon.
Viola is featured on the new cover of People magazine. Here is a highlight from the article but be sure to pick up your own copy starting tomorrow on newsstands. Viola Davis doesn’t mince words about her childhood. “I was the kind of poor where I knew right away I had less than everyone around […]