Viola Davis


Ma Raineys Black Bottom Trailer Debuts Chadwick Bosemans Final Film

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Trailer Debuts Chadwick Boseman's Final Film

Viola Davis, Glynn Turman, Colman Domingo, and Taylor Paige co-star with  Michael Potts, Jonny Coyne, Jeremy Shamos, Dusan Brown, and Joshua Harto The play was adapted for the screen by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, and Denzel Washington and Todd Black produced the film All eyes will, however, be on Chadwick Boseman, however fair or unfair that may be[...]

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

DC FanDome: James Gunn Introduces Us To The Suicide Squad

Th cast includes Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher 2, John Cena as Peacemaker, Flula Borg as Javelin , Nathan Fillion as T.D.K., Mayling Ng as Mongal, Pete Davidson as Blackguard, Sean Gunn as Weasel, Joaquin Cosio, Juan Diego Botto, Storm[...]

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

James Gunn Reveals New Logo For The Suicide Squad For His Birthday

Of course, rumored to be in the cast and the roles that they have been linked to include Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flagg, David Dastmalchian as Polka-Dot Man, Steve Agee as King Shark, Daniela Melchior as Ratcatcher, John Cena as[...]



First Ladies: Viola Davis to Portray Michelle Obama in Showtime Series

"First Ladies": Viola Davis to Portray Michelle Obama in Showtime Series

Showtime and Viola Davis (ABC's How to Get Away with Murder) are teaming up to bring the story of First Lady Michelle Obama's time in The White House to the small screen in First Ladies The hour-long drama was put on a fast-track development deal that includes a three-script commitment, with the first season focusing[...]

How to Get Away With Murder Season 6: Shondaland Series Set to Rest Its Case

"How to Get Away With Murder" Season 6: Shondaland Series Set to Rest Its Case

After five seasons, Viola Davis' Prof Annalise Keating will be leading her students on a final, season-long lesson when ABC's How to Get Away With Murder returns on Thursday, September 25, for what will be its sixth and final season Small problem? This season's "teachable moments" could prove deadly enough that graduation is the least[...]

ABC Renews How to Get Away with Murder for a Fifth Season

ABC Renews 'How to Get Away with Murder' for a Fifth Season

The pickup was announced this afternoon on Twitter by showrunner Peter Norwalk.Season 5, we are coming for you! Thanks to all our fans #HTGAWM 🔪🔪🔪🔪🔪 — Pete Nowalk (@petenowalk) May 11, 2018The Viola Davis-led series features Davis as Annalise Keating, a criminal defense professor, and her ambitious law students getting involved with twisted plots of murder[...]

Scandal/HTGAWM Crossover: Olivia Welcomes Annalise to The Show

Scandal/HTGAWM Crossover: Olivia Welcomes Annalise to "The Show"

The two-episode event will serve as the first meeting between Kerry Washington’s Scandal fixer Olivia Pope and and Viola Davis’s HTGAWM law professor Annalise Keating.Here's ABC's first-look at the Scandal/HTGAWM crossover:https://youtu.be/i9jxffdAfJQ “Lahey v Commonwealth of Pennsylvania” (written by Morenike Balogun & Sarah L Thompson; directed by Zetna Fuentes): As Annalise’s (Viola Davis) class-action case hangs in the balance,[...]

ABCs Scandal How To Get Away with Murder Crossover Confirmed

ABC's Scandal, How To Get Away with Murder Crossover Confirmed

Both Rhimes and Nowalk took to social media to post a screen shot from the crossover script, revealing the first meeting between Kerry Washington’s Scandal fixer Olivia Pope and and Viola Davis’ How To Get Away with Murder law professor Annalise Keating.You can check out the posts here:https://twitter.com/shondarhimes/status/948645218735202304https://instagram.com/p/Bdf_yUUjIke/In what should come as absolutely no surprise to anyone[...]


Fences Review: Denzel Washington Solid But Viola Davis Steals The Film

'Fences' Review: Denzel Washington Solid But Viola Davis Steals The Film

Fences is a powerful and brilliantly acted film adaptation of the late playwright August Wilson's stage production about an African-American family living in Pittsburgh in the mid-1950s.Starring Washington as Troy Maxson, a middle-aged head of household struggling to provide for his family while working as a garbage collector, Viola Davis as his wife Rose, Stephen Henderson[...]

Viola Davis Says Amanda Waller Role Was Something So Often Not Given To Women

Viola Davis Says Amanda Waller Role Was 'Something So Often Not Given To Women'

What's sad about that is the film housed some great performances from Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn and Jai Courtney coming to life as Captain Boomerang.Another was Viola Davis' wonderful turn as Amanda Waller It was fearsome and scary in equal measure, and Davis clearly went for it Now, it seems despite the reception to the movie,[...]

Fences Stumbles From Lack Of Understanding Of What Adapting Means

'Fences' Stumbles From Lack Of Understanding Of What "Adapting" Means

It made for a strange viewing experience but it makes up for it with the performances.Viola Davis' Rose is the standout and she does a fantastic job She is raw and puts everything on the screen She is a character that we've all seen before but she also is someone that feels so real[...]

Fences Second Trailer Asks The Hard Questions

Fences' Second Trailer Asks The Hard Questions

It looks like it is sporting a pair of killer performances from Denzel Washington and Viola Davis The first trailer was well done, not showing much about the story, but asking tough questions.The second stays in the vein, with themes such as the sacrafice of being an adult and crush dreams This looks properly good[...]

Viola Davis On What Makes Amanda Waller Tick

Viola Davis On What Makes Amanda Waller Tick

I knew what it was having already known the character, but someone I saw the movie with didn't know her backstory and it turned her off to the character.But that backstory is there, in this interview with actress Viola Davis, she talks about what makes Waller tick and how that is what made her want[...]

Suicide Squad &#8211 Puppet Masters Trailer

Suicide Squad – Puppet Masters Trailer

in this case it's Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) and Rick Flag (Joel Kinnaman) We see that Flag is the consummate soldier and leader while Waller is much more of the 'get it done by whatever means necessary'.Suicide Squad opens August 5th.[youtube]https://youtu.be/Npleqfy_8Zs[/youtube] In the newest trailer for Suicide Squad, we focus on the folks who pull[...]