Viola Davis

Announcements broke from normal tradition as the names were announced via live feed broadcasted on the morning news shows such as "Good Morning America." Announcers of color included Gabby Sidibe, Jennifer Hudson and Terrance Howard.

This year is shaping up to be a great one for Black actors. From films that have already hit the big screen to the ones yet to drop, we took the time to round-up this 2016's movies featuring your favorite Black actors.

Harriet Tubman has been very busy over the last couple of weeks.

It’s not easy to conquer the big screen. For many, Hollywood is seen as a place where only a few are handed the keys to showcase their talents. Instead of simply being given the keys, Viola Davis emphatically barged her way into the realms of acting. The venerable actress has received awards, magazine covers, and […]

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Actress Keshia Knight-Pulliam and the rest of the former ‘Cosby Show’ cast members have each found themselves on the receiving end of tough questioning about the very ugly rape scandal involving comedian Bill Cosby at least once, but Keshia seemed to speak directly to the heart of many fans conflicted about their love for the […]

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The 67th Annual Emmy Awards were all the rage on Sunday evening as Hollywood’s A-list packed into the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles to celebrate the best in primetime television and plenty of our favorites showed up in glamorous fashion for their big night. To get things started, primetime’s favorite Blackish funny lady Tracee Ellis […]

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Viola Davis made history on Sunday night as the first Black woman ever to win the Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series award for her role on How To Get Away With Murder, and her accompanying acceptance speech was just as amazing as the accomplishment itself. Taking to the stage in a beautifully tailored mermaid-style gown, […]

The Emmys are right around the corner and Hollywood's leading ladies want to discuss more than what they're wearing on the red carpet.

Viola Davis and Jennifer Lopez seek retribution in the trailer for 'Lila and Eve.'

The judge denied Nate’s appeal for bail, remanding him to custody for the duration of the trial. Annalise and her team began representing a priest, Father Andrew, accused of murdering a fellow priest, Father Bernard.  Annalise petitioned the judge to have her client’s plea reversed because she was not in her best frame of mind […]

Viola Davis is the kind of actress who brings a raw and personal energy to all of her work on every stage and screen. Her decades of hard work has paid off with a killer lead role in ABC’s hit How To Get Away With Murder. And now she’ll play the sharp-minded antihero  Amanda Waller in the DC superhero […]

Annalise’s mother, played by Cicely Tyson, showed up to give her the business. Annalise and her students took on a new client—a female doctor who was accused of raping a male patient.  Bonnie, pinch-hitting for Annalise, royally flubbed her opening statement, but worked hard to make up for it as the case progressed. The police […]