Tag Archives: Viola Davis

  • Viola Davis on the Joy of Playing ‘A Mess’ on ‘How to Get Away with Murder’

    Oct 16, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *ABC is swearing in promos that “your jaw will hit the floor” upon hearing the last nine words uttered by Viola Davis’ character tonight on “How to Get Away With Murder.” The Oscar nominee, who stars as no-nonsense defense attorney and law professor Annalise Keating, will take on a new client accused of insider trading […]

  • Viola Davis: ‘I’ve Jumped in Garbage Bins with Maggots for Food’ (Watch)

    Oct 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Viola Davis told of her own story of growing up in abject poverty while being recognized at Variety’s recent Power of Women event for her work with the Hunger Is campaign. “I was one of the 17 million kids in this country who didn’t know where the next meal was coming from, and I did […]

  • Viola & JLo Show Support for Hunger & Poverty Programs

    Oct 12, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


      *Because of her immense talent and confident attitude, it’s easy to dismiss any thoughts of actress Viola Davis growing up poor and hungry. Well, this past Friday (10-10-14), Davis, 49, bared her soul about her struggles with poverty early in life at Variety’s Power of Women event. “Although my childhood was filled with many […]

  • Viola Davis Opens Up About Losing Hair to Alopecia and Wearing Wigs

    Oct 7, 14 by Qwest7 7 Comments


    *Viola Davis is one of Hollywood’s most accomplished actresses. But even she struggles with everyday issues. The “How To Get Away With Murder” star, who has been vocal about her thoughts on being called “less classically beautiful,” recently opened up about her own struggles with beauty. In the Vulture magazine interview, Davis shared her thoughts […]

  • ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Broke DVR Records, Too

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *In addition to its strong season premiere last Thursday, ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” now holds the record for drawing the biggest DVR viewership increase in history, adding 6 million viewers to roughly 14 million from Thursday, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The 6 million is based on Nielsen’s live-plus-3 ratings for premiere […]

  • The Tatum Talks: Why Viola Davis Rocks a Wig on ‘Murder’

    Sep 30, 14 by tatumtalks 25 Comments


    *Shonda Rhimes has done it again!! I am definitely one of the 14 million people that tuned in–excitedly might I add–to the feisty premiere of “How to Get Away With Murder” last week. Rhimes is a master at drawing us in with riveting plots, multi-dimensional characters, and astute writing that keeps you salivating until the next episode, […]