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Viola Davis: From Stealing Food to Survive to Stealing Scenes

Best known for her Oscar nominated role Aibileen Clark, in The Help, two-time Oscar-nominee Viola Davis, is no stranger to success. But it wasn't always that way, as she discussed with me in our phone interview, there was a time when...Show More Summary

Get on Up Trailer: James Brown! James Brown!

Chadwick Boseman is your James Brown; Viola Davis is his mother; Octavia Spencer is his aunt; and Tate Taylor, of The Help, is the director of the upcoming biopic. Okay, and now that we have dispensed with facts: click play and get James Brown music stuck in your head. James... More »

GET ON UP and watch Chadwick Boseman shimmy and scream like James Brown in this trailer!

Trailer for GET ON UP, directed by Tate Taylor and starring Chadwick Boseman, Dan Aykroyd, Nelsan Ellis, Jill Scott, Octavia Spencer, Craig Robinson, and Viola Davis. Read the full article on AICN Papa Vinyard here, now here's a little...Show More Summary

The Trailer for the James Brown Biopic Get on Up is Here!

Universal Pictures has brought online the first trailer for director Tate Taylor's Get on Up, the upcoming James Brown biopic starring Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James, Jill Scott and Dan Aykroyd. Show More Summary

See Chadwick Boseman GET ON UP as James Brown in this still!

Still from GET ON UP, directed by Tate Taylor and starring Chadwick Boseman, Dan Aykroyd, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Lennie James, Nelsan Ellis, Jill Scott, and Craig Robinson Read the full article on AICN Papa Vinyard here, now here's...Show More Summary

Tom Verica Cast In ABC Pilot ‘How To Get Away’; Morgan Spector In NBC’s ‘Coercion’

Tom Verica (American Dreams) has joined the cast of ABC drama pilot How To Get Away With Murder starring Viola Davis and executive produced by Shonda Rhimes. The sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller centers on ambitious law studentsShow More Summary

TV Pilot Season Trend: More Black Actors

Halle Berry, Viola Davis, Anthony Anderson and Octavia Spencer are among those starring in pilots this season. read more

Before Lupita Nyong'o, Viola Davis was the colorful Award season "It" Girl

Remember back in 2011 after the wildly popular movie The Help was all the buzz and its lead actress Viola Davis was the It girl of award season? Um...yeah.Our past feature on her reminded me of the recent photo exposes that People Style...Show More Summary

Viola Davis' Oscar Dress 2014 Is A Glamorous Emerald Green Escada Gown, This Is Definitely Her Color

It's official, green is Viola Davis' color! We'll never forget how she wowed on the 2012 Oscars red carpet in a green Vera Wang gown and this year the star stepped out yet again in the vibrant hue -- by way of an emerald green duchess...Show More Summary

Viola Davis: Pretty Presenter at the 2014 Academy Awards

She is no stranger to award shows, and earlier tonight (March 2) Viola Davis arrived for the 86th Academy Awards. The “Prisoners” actress looked beautiful as she obliged the shutterbugs outside of Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre on her way inside. Tonight, Ms. Show More Summary

Viola Davis - Oscars 2014 Red Carpet with Julius Tennon

Viola Davis is pure elegance while walking the red carpet at the 2014 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (March 2) in Hollywood. The 48-year-old actress was joined by her husband Julius Tennon to attend the biggest night in entertainment! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Viola Davis Viola has previously [...]

Katie Findlay Joins ‘How To Get Away’, Utkarsh Ambudkar In ‘Love Is Relative’

The Carrie Diaries co-star Katie Findlay has been cast in ABC drama pilot How To Get Away With Murder starring Viola Davis, written by Pete Nowalk and executive produced by Shonda Rhimes. The sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller centers...Show More Summary

3 Castings You Missed: Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson, and Ashley Judd Returning to TV

As we get closer to upfronts, a number of actors are signing up for lead roles on the small screen that could give networks a big advantage come the fall.

Viola Davis and Shonda Rhimes Plotting How to Get Away With Murder

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

Although she's got Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice and Scandal under her belt, Shonda Rhimes has yet another TV show up her sleeve, and this one has Viola Davis attached. The premise sounds deliciously wicked. Read more...

Liza Weil Cast In ABC Pilot ‘How To Get Away’, Stephen Hagan In CW’s ‘Identity’

Shonda Rhimes has drafted Liza Weil, who recurred on her hot ABC drama Scandal, for the ABC drama pilot How To Get Away With Murder starring Viola Davis, which Rhimes exec produces.  The sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller centers on...Show More Summary

Newswire: Viola Davis and Shonda Rhimes are teaming up for a pilot

Viola Davis is coming to television. The two-time Academy Award-nominated actress has signed on to star in a brand new ABC pilot from Scandal’s Shonda Rhimes. Davis will play a brilliant criminal defense professor who gets her law school...Show More Summary

Alfre Woodard, Viola Davis and Friends Dine and Dish at Oscar Party

Last night, Alfre Woodard and 27 of her friends -- including Oprah Winfrey, Viola Davis, Angela Bassett, and Lupita Nyong'o -- gathered at a private home in Beverly Hills for the "Alfre Woodard and Remy Martin Annual Oscars Sistahs Soiree."

Viola Davis Signs on for “How to Get Away With Murder” Pilot

She’s had a few television gigs over the years, and now Viola Davis has joined the cast of the forthcoming “How to Get Away With Murder” program for ABC. Produced by Shonda Rhimes and written by Peter Nowalk, the forthcoming pilot promises...Show More Summary

Viola Davis Set To Star In Shonda Rhimes' New Series 'How To Get Away With Murder'

Shonda Rhimes is about to get some help from Academy Award nominee Viola Davis. Deadline reports that Davis has signed on to star in Rhimes' new ABC drama, "How to Get Away With Murder." The series is set at a law school where DavisShow More Summary

Michelle Harrison cast in ‘The Flash’ – Daily Links – 2/26/2014

Charlie Sheen’s fiancée is still technically married (PopBytes) Liam Neeson in Play for Today (Seriously OMG) Michelle Harrison cast in ‘The Flash’ (IMDb) The Stand’s Moving on to Yet Another Director (Vulture) Viola Davis Joins ABCShow More Summary

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