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Viola Davis

Viola Davis (born August 11, 1965 height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is an American actress. Known primarily as a stage actress, Davis won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play and a Drama Desk Award for her role in King Hedley II (2001). She won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play for her role in Fences. She won a second Drama Desk Award for Intimate Apparel (2004). Her films include Traffic (2000), Antwone Fisher (2002), and Solaris (2002). Her performance in Doubt (2008) was nominated for several awards, including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article Viola Davis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 11, 1965 In Saint Matthews - South Carolina - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Widows 2018-11-16
Known For
Poster of World Trade Center
Poster of Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Poster of Solaris
Poster of Far from Heaven
Movie Widows Veronica 2018-11-16
Movie DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League Herself 2016-01-19
Series Chris Tarrant's Great Pretender Platoon Sgt. Fanning (Burton's secretary) 2016
Movie Suicide Squad Amanda Waller 2016-08-03
Movie Blackhat Carol Barrett 2015-01-13
Movie Lila & Eve Lila 2015-07-31
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Professor Lillian Friedman 2014-05-14
Movie Get on Up Susie Brown 2014-08-01
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Professor Lillian Friedman 2014-10-10
Series How to Get Away with Murder Annalise Keating 2014-09-25
Movie The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Professor Lillian Friedman 2014-10-10
Movie Beautiful Creatures Amma Treadeau 2013-02-13
Movie Ender's Game Major Gwen Anderson 2013-10-23
Movie Prisoners Nancy Birch 2013-09-18
Movie Love, Marilyn Herself 2012-09-12
Movie Won't Back Down Nona Alberts 2012-09-28
Movie The Help Aibileen Clark 2011-08-09
Movie Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Abby Black 2011-12-24
Movie It's Kind of a Funny Story Dr. Eden Minerva 2010-07-06
Movie Trust Gail Friedman 2010-09-10
Series Mary Stayed Out All Night Delia Shiraz 2010-11-08
Series Freshers CIA Director Isabel George 2010-11-01
Series United States of Tara Unknown 2009-01-18
Movie Law Abiding Citizen Mayor April Henry 2009-10-15
Movie State of Play Dr. Judith Franklin 2009-04-17
Movie Nights in Rodanthe Jean 2008-09-26
Movie The Andromeda Strain Dr. Charlene Barton 2008-05-10
Movie Doubt Mrs. Miller 2008-11-27
Movie Jesse Stone: Sea Change Molly Crane 2007-05-22
Movie The Contract Unknown 2006-04-05
Movie Jesse Stone: Night Passage Molly Crane 2006-01-15
Movie World Trade Center Mother in Hospital with Donna 2006-08-09
Movie Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise Molly Crane 2006-04-30
Movie The Architect Tonya Neely 2006-12-01
Movie Jesse Stone: Stone Cold Molly Crane 2005-02-20
Movie Get Rich or Die Tryin' Grandma 2005-11-09
Movie Syriana CIA Chairwoman 2005-11-23
Series Century City 2004-03-16
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 2002-01-13
Movie Far from Heaven Sybil 2002-09-02
Movie Antwone Fisher Eva May 2002-12-19
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Movie Solaris Gordon 2002-11-27
Movie The Shrink Is In Robin 2001-08-01
Series The Division Unknown 2001-01-07
Movie Amy & Isabelle Dottie 2001-03-04
Movie Kate & Leopold Policewoman 2001-12-25
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
Movie Gorgeous Nurse Lynnette Peeler 1999-02-12
Series Judging Amy Unknown 1999-09-19
Series Providence Unknown 1999-01-08
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Third Watch Unknown 1999-09-23
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie The Substance of Fire Nurse 1996-09-11
Movie Nell 1994-12-23
Series Danger Bay Moselle 1985-10-07
Series Nero Wolfe Ellen 1981-01-16
Series Play of the Week Detective Parker 1959-10-12
Movie Niagara Unknown 1953-01-26
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24