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Deadline Contenders Television

April 11, 2022   No Comment   Appearances

Take a look in the gallery for HQ photos of Viola Davis at yesterday’s event Deadline Contenders Television, enjoy! Public Appearances > Appearances From 2022 > Apr 10 | Deadline Contenders Television – Arrivals – Day 2


Michelle Pfeiffer, Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson on playing first ladies

CBS News’ Lesley Stahl sits down with Michelle Pfeiffer (who plays Betty Ford), Viola Davis (Michelle Obama), and Gillian Anderson (Eleanor Roosevelt) about how they approached the roles of women who used the often-hidden power of their positions to change the course of history.


‘Oprah + Viola’: Netflix Announces Special Celebrating the Life and Career of Viola Davis

April 8, 2022   No Comment   News & Announcements

The forty-eight minute special arrives in celebration of the actress’s upcoming memoir. Viola Davis is undoubtedly one of the great actresses of her generation, if not of modern cinema entirely. With an Emmy, two Tonys, a Golden Globe, four SAG Awards, and an Oscar under her belt, she’s proven her prowess and talent again and again […]


The First Lady Pulls Back the White House Curtain

There’s a scene in the 2016 film Jackie, starring Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy, in which the first lady takes a group of reporters through the East Wing, an area of the White House that up until then had been cut off from the public. When producer Cathy Schulman saw this moment, in which Kennedy points out where the first […]


The First Lady: Additional Stills

March 31, 2022   No Comment   Stills, Television, The First Lady

I added to the gallery more episodic stills of Viola Davis as Michelle Obama in The First Lady. Television Series > The First Lady > Episodic Stills


eBay & GBK Brand Bar Pre-Oscar Luxury Lounge

March 27, 2022   No Comment   Appearances

The gallery has been updated with HQ photos of Viola Davis at the eBay & GBK Brand Bar Pre-Oscar Luxury Lounge. Enjoy! Public Appearances > Appearances From 2022 > Mar 26 | EBay & GBK Brand Bar Pre-Oscar Luxury Lounge


The CAA Pre-Oscar Party

March 26, 2022   No Comment   Appearances

Viola Davis attends the CAA pre-Oscar party at San Vicente Bungalows.


Viola Davis on playing Michelle Obama: There was ‘a huge amount of fear’

February 24, 2022   No Comment   Articles, Interviews

(CNN) – For those wondering, yes, even one of America’s most decorated modern actresses still gets butterflies when stepping into a new role, especially when she’s playing one of the most iconic women in American history. In a conversation with media on Wednesday, Academy Award-winning actress Viola Davis said playing former first lady Michelle Obama […]


The First Lady – Official Trailer

February 18, 2022   No Comment   Television, The First Lady, Videos

First official trailer for “The First Lady” has been released. In case you did not know yet, and I’m sure you do, Viola Davis plays Michelle Obama and she’s terrific already just by the few minutes we see!


First Look: The Woman King

February 1, 2022   No Comment   Movies, The Woman King

Some hours ago, Viola Davis herself shared a tweet with a first look to her role of Nanisca in The Woman King, which hit theaters this fall. You can find photos in our photogallery. I’m deeply honored and excited to bring this incredible story of these badass female warriors to life. Get ready for THE […]