Viola Davis

The forthcoming Hunger Games prequel, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, will star Academy Award-winner Viola Davis as deranged Head Gamemaker, Dr. Volumnia Gaul. The exciting announcement came from the film’s official Twitter account writing, “Meet your Head Gamemaker. Viola Davis has been cast as Dr. Volumnia Gaul in The Hunger Games: The Ballad of […] The post Oscar Winner Viola Davis to Play Lead Villain In ‘Hunger Games’ Prequel appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired.

According to Variety, the Oscar- winning Viola Davis has agreed to play the former First Lady in a series being developed at Showtime, titles “First Ladies.” The network has given the potential one hour drama a three script commitment, with Aaron Cooley set to write and executive produce the project. The series will take a […]

The hit ABC TV show ‘How To Get Away With Murder’ will not be around much longer. The series will reportedly end after its upcoming sixth season. The show has gained critical acclaim with Davis as the star. She has picked up Primetime Emmy awards for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama, Screen Actors Guild […]

“It’s a very sacred place, the stage and the screen," she said about her role as an actor.

According to the Harvard Gazette, Viola Davis has been names Harvard’s 2017 Artist of the Year. nShe will be awarded Harvard Foundation’s arts medal on March 4th during the 32nd Annual Cultural Rhythms Festival. Congrats Viola!! Related Stories: ‘I Became An Artist, And Thank God I Did’: Viola Davis Is Finally An Oscar Winner Viola […]

In just a few days, Viola Davis will accept the Harvard Foundation's art medal. Can you think of anyone more deserving?

https://twitter.com/RobIsRandomAF_6/status/836092576088358912?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw We all know the president likes to tweet. But his Twitter fingers were surprisingly silent Sunday night as Black, Muslim and queer citizens disproved his warped view of American greatness at the Academy Awards. A Steve Harvey-esque mix-up brought the cast and crews of Best Picture competitors, La La Land and Moonlight onto the […]

While The Academy Awards of recent years have noticeably been lacking in melanin, but the 89th Annual Academy Awards sought to correct #OscarsSoWhite in one night. It’s hard to argue that it was one of the Blackest Oscars in recent memory, if not ever. Just before the red carpet got underway, the night began on social media […]

Viola Davis finally has the Academy Award she deserves. The acclaimed actress won the statue for Best Supporting Actress at the Oscars, for her role in Fences. And thank God we had a box of tissues ready when she delivered her acceptance speech. “There’s one place that all the people with the greatest potential are gathered, one place, […]

A record-tying seven actors of color are nominated in lead and supporting categories at the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony, which airs Sunday, February 26, at 8:30 pm EST on ABC.

In an extremely layered season finale, we find out that Wes' killer is linked to Laurel's father.