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Viola Davis

Actress Viola Davis was born on her grandmother's farm, at the then-Singleton Plantation in St. Matthews, South Carolina. When she was two months old her family moved to Central Falls, Rhode Island, where her father, Dan Davis, worked as a horse groomer and trainer. Her mother, Mary Alice (Logan), a maid and factory worker, was also a civil rights ...

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Aug 11, 1965 In Saint Matthews, South Carolina, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Black Theater Today: 2005
Latest Project:
Movie Fences 2016-12-25

Won 1 Oscar. Another 80 wins & 99 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Fences
Poster of Suicide Squad
Poster of The Help
Poster of Prisoners
Movie Widows Unknown 2018
Movie Doubt Unknown 2018
Movie Law Abiding Citizen Unknown 2018
Movie Disturbia Unknown 2018
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Unknown 2018
Movie Untitled Harriet Tubman Project Unknown 2018
Movie Prisoners Unknown 2018
Movie Beautiful Creatures Unknown 2018
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2017
Series Extra Unknown 2017
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 2017
Series Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Unknown 2017
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 2017
Movie Night Shift Unknown 2017
Movie ABFF Honors Unknown 2017
Movie The EE British Academy Film Awards Unknown 2017
Series Good Morning America Unknown 2017
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2017
Series WGN Morning News Unknown 2017
Movie The 74th Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2017
Series The Late Late Show with James Corden Unknown 2017
Movie 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2017
Series The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Unknown 2017
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 2017
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2017
Series Good Morning Britain Unknown 2017
Series The Insider Unknown 2017
Movie Dawn of the Justice League Unknown 2016
Movie Disneyland 60th Anniversary TV Special Unknown 2016
Series Hollywood Today Live Unknown 2016
Series Access Hollywood Unknown 2016
Movie The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2016
Series How to Get Away with Murder Unknown 2016
Movie Fences Rose Maxson 2016-12-25
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2016
Movie The 47th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2016
Movie Suicide Squad Amanda Waller 2016-08-02
Movie Suicide Squad Amanda Waller 2016-08-05
Series Today Unknown 2016
Series Late Night with Seth Meyers Unknown 2016
Series Conan Unknown 2016
Series IMDb First Credit Unknown 2016
Series The Talk Unknown 2016
Movie 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2016
Movie 73rd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2016
Movie Custody Unknown 2016
Movie 2016 Golden Globe Arrivals Special Unknown 2016
Movie 72nd Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2015
Movie Lila & Eve Unknown 2015
Movie The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2015
Movie Blackhat Unknown 2015
Movie HBO First Look: Blackhat Unknown 2015
Movie Blackhat: Creating Reality Unknown 2015
Movie Blackhat: On Location Around the World Unknown 2015
Movie The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2015
Series Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Unknown 2015
Movie 38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Unknown 2015
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2015
Movie The Oscars Unknown 2015
Movie The Brink Unknown 2015
Movie The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2015
Series Sofia the First Unknown 2015
Series In Character With... Unknown 2015
Movie The 86th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2014
Movie The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2014
Series Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2014
Series Lorraine Unknown 2014
Movie Get on Up Unknown 2014
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2014
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2014
Movie Thank God It's Thursday on ABC Unknown 2014
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Unknown 2013
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Unknown 2013
Series The View Unknown 2013
Movie 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2013
Series Entertainers with Byron Allen Unknown 2013
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 2013
Movie Ender's Game Unknown 2013
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 2012
Movie 43rd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2012
Movie 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Unknown 2012
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2012
Series The Hollywood Fast Lane Unknown 2012
Movie The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2012
Movie 2012 Writers Guild Awards Unknown 2012
Series Oprah's Next Chapter Unknown 2012
Series Janela Indiscreta Unknown 2012
Movie 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2012
Movie Oprah's Oscar Special Unknown 2012
Movie The Orange British Academy Film Awards: Red Carpet Unknown 2012
Movie Teachers Rock 2012 Unknown 2012
Movie Critics' Choice Movie Awards Red Carpet Unknown 2012
Movie The 6th Annual CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute Unknown 2012
Movie Won't Back Down Unknown 2012
Series DP/30: Conversations About Movies Unknown 2012
Movie Love, Marilyn Unknown 2012
Movie Dark Girls Unknown 2011
Movie Touch of Evil Unknown 2011
Movie Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Unknown 2011
Series Paula's Best Dishes Unknown 2011
Movie The Help Unknown 2011
Movie The 65th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2011
Series A Poem Is... Unknown 2011
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 2011
Series The Big Picture Unknown 2011
Movie 42nd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2011
Movie The Start of Dreams Unknown 2010
Series The Early Show Unknown 2010
Movie Beyond Babyland Unknown 2010
Movie Boston Days and Spanish Knights Unknown 2010
Movie Knight and Day Unknown 2010
Movie It's Kind of a Funny Story Unknown 2010
Movie Eat Pray Love Unknown 2010
Movie Trust Unknown 2010
Movie The Unforgiving Minute Unknown 2010
Movie The 64th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2010
Series Brothers & Sisters Unknown 2010
Movie The 76th Annual Drama League Awards Unknown 2010
Movie State of Play Unknown 2009
Movie Madea Goes to Jail Unknown 2009
Series The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2009
Series SAG Foundation Conversations Unknown 2009
Movie The 14th Annual Critics' Choice Awards Unknown 2009
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009
Movie Doubt: The Cast of Doubt Unknown 2009
Series United States of Tara Unknown 2009
Movie La noche de los Oscar Unknown 2009
Movie Beyond All Boundaries Unknown 2009
Movie The 81st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2009
Movie 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2009
Movie Doubt: Stage to Screen Unknown 2009
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2008
Movie Nights in Rodanthe Unknown 2008
Series The Andromeda Strain Unknown 2008
Movie Fort Pit Unknown 2007
Movie Jesse Stone: Sea Change Unknown 2007
Series Traveler Unknown 2007
Series HBO First Look Unknown 2007
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2007
Movie Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise Unknown 2006
Movie Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story Unknown 2006
Movie The Architect Unknown 2006
Series Laws of Chance Unknown 2006
Movie Jesse Stone: Night Passage Unknown 2006
Series Threshold Unknown 2006
Movie World Trade Center Unknown 2006
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2006
Movie Black Theater Today: 2005 Unknown 2005
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2005
Series Judging Amy Unknown 2005
Movie Jesse Stone: Stone Cold Unknown 2005
Movie Get Rich or Die Tryin' Unknown 2005
Movie Syriana Unknown 2005
Series The 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments Unknown 2005
Series Film 2017 Unknown 2005
Series 60 Minutes Unknown 2004
Series Century City Unknown 2004
Movie 'Solaris': Behind the Planet Unknown 2003
Series The Division Unknown 2003
Series The Guardian Unknown 2003
Movie Driving Fish Unknown 2002
Movie Far from Heaven Unknown 2002
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2002
Movie Antwone Fisher Unknown 2002
Movie Father Lefty Unknown 2002
Series The Practice Unknown 2002
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2002
Series Providence Unknown 2002
Series Hack Unknown 2002
Movie Solaris Unknown 2002
Movie Kate & Leopold Unknown 2001
Movie The 55th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2001
Movie Amy & Isabelle Unknown 2001
Movie The Shrink Is In Unknown 2001
Series Third Watch Unknown 2001
Series NYPD Blue Unknown 2001
Movie Traffic Unknown 2000
Series City of Angels Unknown 2000
Movie The Pentagon Wars Unknown 1998
Movie Grace & Glorie Unknown 1998
Movie Miss Apprehension and Squirt Unknown 1998
Series New York Undercover Unknown 1998
Movie Out of Sight Unknown 1998
Movie The 50th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1996
Movie The Substance of Fire Unknown 1996
Series Días de cine Unknown 1995
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1993
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1989