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Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo, & Viola Davis Pressure Shonda Rhimes For Spoilers! Do The Succeed In Getting Some Scandalous, Murderous Deets On The Anatomy Of Their Shows?

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This might be the most adorable promo we've ever seen!

Four powerful females by the names of Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo, Viola Davis and Shonda Rhimes joined together to promote a complete Shondaland takeover on Thursday nights this fall…

And it's everything!!

The obviously christened "Shondaland Thursday," is about to dominate ABC with Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away with Murder all airing on the same friggin' day!!

In the extended promo (above) the ladies joke with the TV genius about what she has in store for their characters and more!!

Watch it to get hyped for the official launch on Thursday, September 25 at 8pm!!

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Viola Davis Radiates Of Old Hollywood Glam On The Oscars Red Carpet!

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The color, the hair, so GLAMOROUS!!

This emerald color on Viola Davis looks AH-Mazing!

The Help actress sashayed down the Oscars red carpet in a beautiful strapless Escada gown!

Viola kept her accessories to a minimum, pairing the green gown with sparkly white cuffs, earrings and carried a small clutch alongside her!

If every celeb is coming down the red carpet with something as glamorous as this dress, it's going to be a great night!

Werk it, girl!!

[Image via AP Images.]

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Viola Davis Represents Abused Circus Elephants! She's Got Their BIG Backs!

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Viola Davis is really good at playing strong women in film.

We're starting to realize it's possible she's so good at acting those parts because she IS a strong woman in real life!

On behalf of PETA, the award winning actress wrote to the Senator Susan Sosnowski of Rhode Island, and urged her to end the maltreatment of elephants that travel with some circuses.

Here's some of what she said:

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Viola Davis: Motherhood Makes Her Feel Like A 'Failure'

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Viola Davis adopted her daughter Genesis in 2011.

And she loves parenting so much, she wonders how she went so long without it! She says:

"I always wanted a child but acting is a very self-focused profession. We’re late getting married, late having children, all of a sudden you stop for five minutes and think, 'What have I been missing?'"

Not that having a child is easy! Viola says it may be the toughest thing she's ever done! And considering her family, that makes her feel pretty weak sometimes. She says:

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Viola Davis: I Prayed For A Hubby And Got One 3 Weeks Later!

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We are going to start our prayers right now!

Because if what Viola Davis is saying is true, we might have found a way to finally get Zac Efron nekkid in our bedroom!

The actress recently let everyone in on her secret to finding long-lasting love: pray for it.

And apparently it works damn quickly as she prayed to find the man of her dreams and - poof - she had him three weeks later as she revealed their love story:

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