93rd Annual Academy Awards (Videos)

April 27, 2021   No Comment   Appearances, Videos

Two videos of Viola Davis during the Oscars have now been added to the site: one interview on the red carpet and her presenting speech of the Humanitarian Award. Enjoy! Appearances > 2021 > Oscars 2021 – Red Carpet Interview Appearances > 2021 > Oscars 2021 – Presenting


Viola Davis on ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ and Black Artists Being the ‘Leftovers’ In Hollywood

April 16, 2021   No Comment   Interviews, News & Articles

As accomplished as Academy Award winner Viola Davis is in the industry, she still feels the unfair comparisons and judgments for the roles she chooses. “It’s so hard to get films made that don’t fit a certain box of how they see us,” Davis tells Variety’s Awards Circuit Podcast. “Inclusivity cannot be a hashtag. You’ve […]


Viola Davis’s Key Beauty Secret: “At Some Point, It’s Not Conceited and It’s Not Egotistical to Love Oneself”

Viola Davis is obsessed with taking baths. She’s so obsessed, in fact, that the L’Oréal Paris spokeswoman applies her entire nighttime skin care routine while soaking. She tells me this casually while on the phone just two weeks before the 2021 Oscars, where she’s up for Best Actress for her role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. Though […]


Regina King, Viola Davis, and Chloé Zhao Ask Each Other Burning Questions

April 9, 2021   No Comment   Interviews, Videos

Regina King, Viola Davis, and Chloé Zhao took time during their cover shoots to ask each other questions. While Davis reveals to King what situation she’d “consider to be the most miserable experience,” King tells Zhao about her search for actors with a command presence, and Zhao closes the loop by explaining to Davis how […]


Viola Davis Gushes Over Playing Michelle Obama in a New Series

March 27, 2021   No Comment   Interviews, Talk-Shows, Videos

Last night, Viola Davis “visited” Jimmy Fallon to discuss her new series and playing Michelle Obama, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and the upcoming Suicide Squad movie. Here’s the video clip from it, take a look!


Viola Davis and Stacey Abrams on Oscar Season, Politics and Wielding Their Power as Black Women

Viola Davis and Stacey Abrams know how to harness their power. These bold, towering figures may come from vastly different professional backgrounds, but the outspoken women share much in common, not the least of which is giving voice to pertinent issues in their respective fields and attaining success in their careers against all odds. Their primary connection, however, […]