In the latest Oscars debate, The Daily Beasts Marlow Stern and Kevin Fallon discuss the Best Supporting Actor and Actress categories, including why Kathryn Hahn deserved more love.
Television Sasha Bonet Viola Davis is the first Black woman to be nominated for three Oscars, and while many are anticipating that she will take home the gold for her spectacular performance in Fences, to me, she’s already won. She won in 2012 when she showed up to the Hollywood prom in an emerald ball gown and a perfectly sheened baby fro. Show More Summary
And it's lovely, but it makes me wish for more somehow.
The most potent acting pair to grace the films nominated for this year's best picture Oscar aren't Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, singing and dancing their way across "La La Land," or even Denzel Washington and Viola Davis powering through August Wilson's stage-to-screen prose in "Fences." That...
Beyoncé Wanted Laverne Cox, Viola Davis & Kerry Washington To Be In ‘Lemonade’ Laverne Cox recently revealed some shocking news about Baddie Bey’s Grammys snubbed album. The “Orange Is The New Black Actress” finally got to meet her idol Beyoncé
Viola Davis poses backstage with Denzel Washington after accepting the Hollywood Legacy Award during BET’s American Black Film Festival Honors on Friday (February 18) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The actors were joined at the event by their Fences co-stars Jovan Adepo and Saniyya Sidney. Other stars who attended the event included Viola‘s How to Get [...]
Viola Davis is widely expected to win the Oscar for her performance in Fences, but she says it doesn’t always feel great to be the favorite in the category. The 51-year-old actress talked about the awards recognition during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday (February 16) in Hollywood. “I’ve been the odds on [...]
After months of SoulCycle classes, trips to the sweat lodge and scant carbohydrates, most of the stars who walk into the Governors Ball after the Academy Awards are ready to indulge. And if Emma Stone, Viola Davis or Ryan Gosling want to pig out post-Oscars, Wolfgang Puck will be prepared. The...
Viola Davis has collected a pile of awards for “Fences” and is expected to win an Oscar, too. Yet her contenders remain upbeat. They have their reasons.
EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Rodriguez has been cast in New Regency's heist thriller Widows from Brit helmer Steve McQueen. She'll join Oscar-nominated Viola Davis in the pic along with Cynthia Erivo. Gone Girl scribe Gillian Flynn co-writes the script with McQueen, based on the 1983 British miniseries penned by Lynda LaPlante (Prime Suspect). Show More Summary
Sometimes it's easy to forget that the star of HTGAWM is a world-class actress.
"Fences" has garnered four Oscar Nominations for Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay (August Wilson), Best Actor (Denzel Washington) and Best Supporting Actress (Viola Davis). Based on Wilson's 1983 Pulitzer Prize winning play setShow More Summary
On last week's How to Get Away with Murder, Frank (Charlie Weber) fired his attorney so he could represent himself in the case against him and Annalise (Viola Davis) for Wes' (Alfred Enoch) murder. It was yet another move in his endless quest to get back in Annalise's good graces. Show More Summary
"More people know August Wilson’s name now than ever went to see the shows on Broadway," says Constanza Romero Wilson.
A hoik might help?
The film about Hollywood - perhaps unsurprisingly - looks like it will cruise to an Oscar Best Movie win. Then there's Viola Davis, "probably the single most purely charismatic performer of all the nominated talent on show at the Baftas, and it is excellent that she has won best supporting actress for her supremely intelligent […]
Everyone loves to whine about Taylor Swift – Dlisted Viola Davis is beautiful in blue at the BAFTAs – Celebitchy Cool idea, too bad he’s broke as a joke – The Blemish Best red carpet looks from The Grammys – TheFashionSpot Will Khloe go for another TV wedding? – Starcasm I live for these snarky […] The post Sunday Tea – Gossip Links And Open Chat appeared first on Reality Tea.
Denzel Washington and Viola Davis played married couple Troy and Rose Maxson 114 times in the 2010 Broadway revival of August Wilson’s “Fences.” That number came up often in a recent conversation with the pair while Davis was on her lunch break from shooting her TV series, “How to Get Away With...
Director Steve McQueen is assembling a fascinating cast for his upcoming film Widows. With Viola Davis and Cynthia Erivo already signed on for this cinematic adaptation of a 1983 British mini-series about a trio of widows who come together to finish the armed robbery each of their husbands died carrying ... More »
Several Academy Award contenders converged on Spago Beverly Hills this week when the Hollywood Reporter kicked off pre-Oscar celebrations by feting this year’s nominees. The star-studded Feb. 6 affair drew Dev Patel (“Lion”), Naomie Harris (“Moonlight”), Isabelle Huppert (“Elle”), Jeff Bridges...