Viola Davis Receives First Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star In 2017 — And Is Honored By None Other Than Meryl Streep!
On Thursday, Viola Davis started off the new year right, becoming the first person to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2017!
The Fences star brought her daughter, Genesis Tennon, to the ceremony, where she was honored by none other than the legendary Meryl Streep!
The 67-year-old absolutely raved about her Doubt costar, telling the crowd:
"She is arguably the most immediate, responsive artist I have ever worked with. She is so alive, she glistens. She is a gift to writers. She plants herself in a scene where she has no words, and she writes paragraphs with her eyes."
The 51-year-old admitted she was in awe of the honor, exclaiming: