New Delhi [India], Mar. 6 : Viola Davis adds one more trophy to her big trophy cabinet.
Davis received the Harvard foundation 2017 'Artist of the Year' award, recently, at Harvard's Cultural Rhythms Festival in Cambridge.
According to Harvard Gazette, S. Allen Counter, director of the Harvard Foundation said, "The students and faculty of the Harvard Foundation are delighted to present the acclaimed television and film artist Viola Davis with the 2017 Artist of the Year award."
New Delhi [India], Feb. 27 : Oscar, this year, is not so white, at least that's how the night started!
After Mahershala Ali wins 'Best Actor in a Supporting Role', it's now Viola Davis, who bagged the golden statuette for 'Best Actress in a Supporting Role' for 'Fences.'
In a heart-felt acceptance speech, the actress said, "I became an artist because we are the only profession that celebrates what it means to live a life," leaving everyone in the audience teary-eyed.
Washington D.C. [USA], Jan. 30 : 'Fences' star Viola Davis took home the award for best supporting actress at Screen Actors Guild Award and once again delivered a speech that left viewers inspired.
Taking the stage to accept the award for her role as Rose Maxson in the film adapted from August Wilson's play, Davis spoke to the audience about Wilson and his ability to bring to life the story of black people, adding, "The fact that we breathed and live a life ... just that, means that we have a story and it deserves to be told."
Los Angeles, Sep 28 : Actress Viola Davis says her own experiences with sexual assault led her to become an advocate for the Rape Foundation, adding that "we are all survivors of sexual assault in some way, shape or form".
The "How to Get Away with Murder" star opened up about her experience while being honoured at the Rape Foundation's Annual Brunch in Beverly Hills here on Sunday, reports people.com.
London, Aug 10 : Princess Eugenie says she is hooked on to drama TV series "How to Get Away with Murder", calling its lead actress Viola Davis "insanely good".
Princess Eugenie, who is the daughter of Prince Andrew and cousin to Prince William, opened about her personal life in an interview to Harper's Bazaar, reports hellomagazine.com.
"If I'm home, I cook and watch TV. It's very relaxed. At the moment I'm watching 'How To Get Away With Murder - Viola Davis, she's insanely good," she said.
Los Angeles, Aug 8 : Actress Viola Davis's hair turned white after stylist accidentally put goo in it.
The 50-year-old shared that a hair expert didn't know how to tame her natural tresses, reports femalefirst.co.uk.
"Sticky is like, when I was doing a movie and I was doing it with my 'fro and this Caucasian woman had her fingers in my hair. She said 'I'm going to make it really pretty' and so she put some white goo in it ... the goo only white people would use," Davis said during a TV show.
Washington D. C., Feb. 15 : 12 years after they walked the aisle, romance is still brewing between Viola Davis and Julius Tennon.
The 50-year-old Emmy winner and the 62-year-old actor renewed their wedding vows a day before Valentine's Day, reports E! Online.
While the couple has yet to officially confirm anything, Davis recently posted a photo of their four-year-old daughter Genesis, wearing a black and white striped top and pink tutu and lying down with her arms above her head, looking very excited.
Los Angeles, April 23 : Hollywood actress Viola Davis is reportedly in talks to star alongside Chris Hemsworth in Michael Mann's forthcoming untitled cyber crime thriller.
Davis will play the lead role of an FBI agent in the film, which centres on a cyber crime such as hacking, reports femalefirst. co. uk.
The film is being produced by Legendary Pictures, the studio behind "The Dark Knight" trilogy.
Davis recently finished filming "Prisoners" with Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal and Terrence Howard, and "Ender's Game" with Harrison Ford, Abigail Breslin and Ben Kingsley.
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