Sunday, May 26, 2019

Tag: Viola Davis

Denzel Washington and Michael B. Jordan Slated...

A Hollywood legend and perhaps a legend in the making are in talks to work together on a new film. According to Deadline, Denzel Washington...

Michelle Rodriguez Gets Skewered for Saying Liam...

The actress Michelle Rodriguez defended Liam Neeson while the actor is still enmeshed in controversy from admitting that he wanted to kill a Black...

Steve Harvey Throws Support Behind ‘Empire’ Star...

As celebrities continue to come out in droves to support Jussie Smollett after he was allegedly the victim of a hate crime Monday, Steve Harvey has added his...

Viola Davis Says ‘Stop Taming Us’ at...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and producer Viola Davis gave a rousing speech about leadership and authenticity to a well-heeled crowd of Hollywood power...

Viola Davis to Star as Shirley Chisholm...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis is gearing up to play groundbreaking politician Shirley Chisholm in a film for Amazon Studios. The company...

Viola Davis on ‘Widows,’ Me Too and...

(AP) — To Viola Davis, being naked on screen or onstage means more than having your clothes off. It means ridding yourself of self-consciousness...

Viola Davis Says Hollywood Should Consider Casting...

Viola Davis wants Hollywood to take a cue from her new film "Widows" and cast more Black women in leading roles opposite white men who...

Kerry Washington Still the Only Black Woman...

The annual list of TV's 10 highest-paid actresses has been unveiled by Forbes magazine, and for the fifth year in a row, Kerry Washington is...

Viola Davis Says There Should Be More...

In a few weeks Viola Davis’ “Widow” will hit theaters, her first leading role in a film. The actress’ co-star and husband in the release...

Viola Davis Shares Throwback Photo and Her...

Viola Davis felt a little nostalgic and shared a throwback of an old photo shoot, and fans went into a frenzy about her beauty....

Gospel Artist Jonathan Nelson Talks New Music...

Gospel artist Jonathan Nelson opened up to Atlanta Black Star about his music as well as his support for free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. He describes his...

Viola Davis Regrets Taking Role in ‘The...

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis has regrets about her role as a maid in the 2011 film "The Help." The 53-year-old told...

Viola Davis Scares Off Intruders In Home...

There have been several celebrity home invasions this year and Viola Davis just became another victim. According to TMZ, Davis and her husband Julius Tennon...

Viola Davis Slams Comparison to Actress Meryl...

Fresh off her rousing speech at the Women's March, Viola Davis continues to take a stand for ladies equality — especially for Black women. The...

Viola Davis Glad Her Daughter Is In...

https://youtu.be/RX7kp3pG7K8?t=1m22s Award-winning actress Viola Davis stopped by Jimmy Kimmel to talk about the "Scandal" and "How to Get Away with Murder" crossover episode. Davis explained her...

Viola Davis: ‘Jim Crow Laws Were in...

https://youtu.be/mM5ONxQxQu8?t=3m49s The Oscar-winning actress Viola Davis gives a very passionate and moving speech at the Women's March in Los Angeles. In the video at the...

Tweeted And Deleted: Someone Thought Viola Davis...

Earlier today Jan. 8, a tweet was posted on Issa Rae's account claiming that she overheard someone mistakenly refer to Viola Davis as Alfre...

Black Hair Wins Big at Golden Globes

  Black women showed up and showed out at the 2018 Golden Globes. While donning Black attire to spotlight sexual harassment and the related Times...

Steinem, Streep and Viola Davis Headline Women’s...

BOSTON (AP) — Gloria Steinem, Meryl Streep, Viola Davis and others are headlining a sold-out women's conference in Boston. Steinem, a feminist icon, and the...

Zendaya, Viola Davis, Tamron Hall and Others...

More celebrity women are speaking out in response to the sexual assault and rape accusations against former film executive Harvey Weinstein. Viola Davis, Zendaya,...

Viola Davis Writing New ‘Corduroy’ Children’s Story

NEW YORK (AP) — The celebrated picture book "Corduroy" will soon have a new sequel, written by an Oscar-winning actress: Viola Davis. Viking Children's Books...