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Viola Davis Pitched the Idea of Going Make-Up Free and Wigless on 'How to Get Away with Murder'

October 18, 2014 10:10:55

Calling the wig part of her character Annalise's mask, the actress says the show needed to deal with her real hair because she 'thought it would be very powerful.'

Viola Davis: I Stole and Dug Through Garbage for Food

October 11, 2014 09:10:23

The 'Help' actress remembers growing up in 'abject poverty,' saying she 'sacrificed a childhood for food and grew up in immense shame.'

Viola Davis Explains Why She Chose TV Gig Over Supporting Film Roles

July 16, 2014 04:07:50

The Oscar-nominated actress, who stars on Shonda Rhimes' 'How to Get Away with Murder', thinks 'the day of... TV somehow diminishing your career as an actor or actress' has changed.

Full List of 2014 Oscars Presenters Announced

February 24, 2014 10:02:28

Angelina Jolie and her longterm partner Brad Pitt are among those scheduled to present the statuette on the upcoming ceremony.

Sneak Peeks: 'Glee' Cast Gets Tearful Filming Last Scenes Together

May 17, 2012 10:05:55

Lea Michele and Dianna Agron shed tears while shooting their last number in the choir room for the show's season 3 finale, while Jenna Ushkowitz calls the moment 'the end of an era.'

First 'Won't Back Down' Trailer: Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis Fight the Odds

May 17, 2012 10:05:10

In this Daniel Barnz-directed drama, two mothers from different backgrounds join forces as they take a stand against the failing public school system for the sake of their children's education.

Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Viola Davis With Two Separate $10K Donations

February 29, 2012 11:02:24

Two Rhode Island charities, Upward Bound and Segue Institute for Learning, receive the check from the 'Iron Lady' star the morning after she beat Davis for Best Actress title at 2012 Academy Awards.

Viola Davis Secures Roles in 'Ender's Game' and 'Beautiful Creatures'

February 03, 2012 09:02:42

The Aibileen Clark of 'The Help' is set to play a military psychologist in the Gavin Hood sci-fi movie, and to star as a librarian in the Richard LaGravenese adventure film.

SAG Awards 2012: Jean Dujardin and Viola Davis Round Up Full Winner List in Movie

January 30, 2012 10:01:25

While Dujardin and Davis win the Outstanding Actor and Actress awards respectively, 'The Help' grabs the prize for the coveted Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

Glenn Close, Bryan Cranston and More Added as 18th SAG Awards' Presenters

January 27, 2012 11:01:31

Beside George Clooney and his best pal Brad Pitt, the Screen Actors Guild has extended the invitation to other A-list actors such as Zoe Saldana, Kathy Bates and Ben Kingsley.

Late Father Declares Khloe Kardashian as Biological Daughter in Court Documents

January 13, 2012 11:01:22

In a declaration he submitted when seeking to have his 1998 marriage to Jan Ashley annulled, Robert Kardashian states that he already had four biological children and didn't wish for more.

George Clooney and Viola Davis Among Winners at 2012 Critics' Choice Awards

January 13, 2012 11:01:11

While Clooney and Davis take home the Best Actor and Actress gongs respectively, critically acclaimed silent drama 'The Artist' wins the coveted Best Picture award.

'The Help' Star Viola Davis in the Process of Adopting a Baby

August 11, 2011 09:08:02

The Aibileen Clark depicter makes the announcement that she and husband Julius Tennon plan to adopt on the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of her new drama movie.

2010 Tony Awards: 'Memphis' Dominates the Full Winners List

June 14, 2010 10:06:20

The Chad Kimball-starring musical grabbed four prizes, followed by 'La Cage aux Folles', 'Fela!' and 'Fences' with three nods each.

2010 Tony Awards: Denzel Washington Is Best Actor in a Play

June 14, 2010 09:06:55

Washington's co-star in 'Fences' Viola Davis also takes the coveted acting gong for female category, and the play is named Best Revival.

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