Viola Davis is such an inspiring woman.
On Sunday, Viola paid tribute to sexual assault survivors at the Rape Foundation's annual brunch in Beverly Hills. The actress also was there to accept an award for her extensive work with the charity.
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In Davis' emotional message, she makes note of her own experiences with sex abuse while also recalling the horrific incidents her sister and other loved ones faced. The celeb's anecdotes are truly heartbreaking and they might trigger bad memories for those who've been affected by
According to V.D., sexual abuse was all too common and accepted when she was growing up in Rhode Island, revealing:
It seems Viola Davis loves stopping by Ellen DeGeneres' around the Emmys, and despite not winning this year for Lead Actress in a Drama — YAY Tatiana Maslany — she appeared once again around the award show!
Sure, the segment was taped before the award show, but Davis still seemed to have a blast as she talked about acting — and why she won't do any more sex scenes on How To Get Away With Murder…
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But what she really wanted to tell Ellen about was her daughter's love of Beyoncé!
Ch-ch-check out the clip (below) to see the Emmy nominee tell Ellen ALL about her daughter's devastated reaction to not seeing Bey in concert!
Prom vibes, no?!
Viola Davis and her husband Julius Tennon are ready to dance the night away at the Emmys – or so it seems in the matching outfits!
The HTGAWM star chose a floor length pink frock with appliqué detailing along her chest. She completed the ensemble with diamond accessories and an abstract clutch.
Her beau wore a classic suit but matched his bowtie to her dress. Senior year never looked so good!
They're totally going to win king and queen!
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Now THIS is #SquadGoals!
On Monday, Cara Delevingne, Margot Robbie, and Viola Davis attended the Suicide Squad World Premiere at the Beacon Theater in New York!
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While the supermodel showed MAJOR skin with a cut-out Anthony Vaccarello dress and H.Stern jewels, Miz Robbie wore an Alexander McQueen gown decorated with a gold unicorn, which she flawlessly styled with a dark pout and "EVIL" Red Carpet Manicure nails! Not to be outdone, the How To Get Away With Murder star looked beautiful in silver!
Overall, each outfit reflected each actress' personality! Moral of the story is to stay true to your style!
To see each gown up close, ch-ch-check out the batch photos (above)!
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We're only a few days away from Suicide Squad opening this week and we couldn't be more excited after all the buildup over the past year!
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You may have heard that Jared Leto, who plays the Joker in the super teamup, sent his costars a dead pig as well as anal beads and used condoms!
Well apparently we haven't heard the worst of what the 44-year-old sent his fellow cast members Margot Robbie, Will Smith, and Viola Davis, as he teased to E! News:
"The funny thing about the gifts is no one has actually talked about the craziest stuff."
Crazier than anal beads and used condoms?! Woof!
Of course, the Oscar winner wanted to make it known he sent nice things too:
The 2016 Emmy Awards nominations are officially here!
We cannot believe it's been nearly a year since we last celebrated the best that TV has to offer, but luckily, Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham are here to change all that.
That's because the Black-ish actor and the Gilmore Girls actress woke up extra early on Thursday to announce the list of talented artists behind the best shows on television!
Following last year's iconic wins for Viola Davis, Uzo Aduba, and the entire cast of Game of Thrones, who does the Academy think deserves recognition this time around??
Ch-ch-check out a full list of nominees for the 2016 Emmy Awards (below)!!!
Move over Scandal! It's HTGAWM's turn for a scandal — er, let's say controversy as to not be confusing…
When Viola Davis became the first black woman to win an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama back in 2015, she cemented How to Get Away with Murder's place in history.
Unfortunately, the hit ABC mystery might be a little too progressive for the rest of the world, because one of the show's gay sex scenes just got seriously censored over in Italy!
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Leading Italian network Rai 2 apparently wasn't comfortable broadcasting a love scene between Connor (Jack Falahee) and Oliver (Conrad Ricamora) over the weekend, so they decided to air a shorter, edited version instead Friday night.
However, cast and crew heard the complaints from LGBT Shondaland fans and were quick to address the situation on social media, saying: