Viola Davis on her new movie Widows

2018-11-17 06:43

Most recently, Davis has taken the lead role in Steve McQueen’s Widows where she plays Veronica.

Viola Davis tells us about her new action flick that's getting Oscar buzz

2018-11-14 13:47

Viola Davis saw her new movie Widows as a chance to break some boundaries and challenge some of Hollywood’s accepted wisdom.

Viola Davis working on church shooting documentary

2018-11-05 13:54

Viola Davis has teamed up with US basketball player Stephen Curry to executive produce a documentary based on the Charleston church shooting.

PHOTOS: Hollywood all in black for glitzy Golden Globes

2018-01-08 05:24

Hollywood's elite turned the red carpet black Sunday at the Golden Globes, the glitzy launch of the entertainment industry's awards season, with sexual harassment scandals casting a long shadow over the party.

Terry Pheto opens up about her moment with Hollywood A-list actress

2017-08-29 17:13

South African actress Terry Pheto says a recent encounter with Oscar winning American actress Viola Davis made her realise that she has unfinished business in Hollywood.

SA’s Terry Pheto meets Viola Davis and snaps an awesome pic!

2017-02-25 08:30

Terry Pheto rubbed shoulders with Hollywood A-listers at this year's Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards.


2017-02-10 07:44

Stagy but brilliant, Fences is a powerful tribute to a genius playwright and his most famous play.

WATCH: Viola Davis receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

2017-01-06 16:01

Viola Davis received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Viola Davis wins the Critics' Choice #SeeHer award and cements her place as my personal hero

2016-12-12 12:17

“I truly believe that the privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.”

Suicide Squad

2016-07-29 08:36

Despite a very promising first act, Suicide Squad comes undone once its very weak main plot kicks in.


Steve McQueen didn't want Viola Davis wearing a wig in Widows

2018-11-15 13:42

Director Steve McQueen apparently denied Viola Davis' request to wear a wig for her role in new heist movie Widows.


2018-11-08 21:01

The ensemble is a blast. Everyone gets their moment and you come away feeling like you really got to know most of them, but it is Viola Davis who owns Widows from start to finish.

Viola Davis regrets starring in The Help

2018-09-12 18:00

"I just felt that at the end of the day that it wasn’t the voices of the maids that were heard."

Viola Davis lets her daughter dress up on one condition

2017-11-15 14:27

Viola Davis has figured out the perfect way to teach her 6-year-old daughter, Genesis Tennon to embrace her natural beauty.

Viola Davis named Harvard 'Artist of the Year'

2017-03-05 18:00

Viola Davis is collecting more hardware as the Harvard Foundation's 2017 Artist of the Year.


2017-02-19 06:01

Viola Davis will most likely win an Oscar for her performance in this intense and powerful film directed by Denzel Washington.

WATCH: Viola Davis’ purse was the most important thing at the SAG Awards

2017-01-30 13:08

Viola Davis was so damn relatable at this year’s SAG Awards all because of the contents of her purse.

Denzel Washington talks about his new movie Fences

2016-12-24 22:01

Denzel Washington can finally breathe easy about his film adaptation of August Wilson's Fences.

5 of the worst things people are saying about Suicide Squad

2016-08-04 13:21

The first reviews for Suicide Squad are in and they are not very pretty.

Filming Suicide Squad gave Viola Davis heart palpitations

2016-06-22 22:00

Viola Davis has revealed she suffered "heart palpitations" on the set of Suicide Squad because the scenes were so intense.

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