This is how you get away with a rebuttal!
Viola Davis made history last week when she became the first black woman to win the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama for her wonderful work on How to Get Away with Murder.
Well, as we reported, after her win Viola got some pretty harsh criticism regarding her speech, specifically from fellow ABC actress General Hospital's Nancy Lee Grahn.
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In fact, the soap opera star went as far as calling it a "venue for racial opportunity."
Clearly Viola wasn't having that nonsense, however, because she responded to Nancy's initial comments, saying:
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There's ALWAYS someone, isn't there?
Last night Viola Davis became the FIRST African American woman to win an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series!
After Davis won, she gave an incredibly moving and touching speech in which she mentioned the sometimes lacking opportunities for "women of color" in entertainment.
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Several celebrities took to Twitter to commend the How to Get Away with Murder actress, but one of her Hollywood peers didn't agree.
Nancy Lee Grahn, a 57-year-old actress best known for her role on General Hospital, took to Twitter to share her opinion saying:
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An employee at Vera Wang is saying there's no way the designer would have turned down an opportunity to have her designs on daytime TV.
As we mentioned on Wednesday, General Hospital's Nancy Lee Grahn blasted the designer on Twitter after Mary Iannelli, head of the show's wardrobe department, was turned away from the store.
The anonymous source thinks Wang's PR team would "love the exposure" and turning down a sale would be "very strange", but Iannelli is sticking by her story.
The costume designer said she was told to go to David's Bridal because:
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General Hospital star Nancy Lee Grahn ripped Vera Wang a new one on Twitter Tuesday night.
Apparently the designer was approached by the head of General Hospital's wardrobe department to buy wedding dresses, but told her she doesn't do TV and especially not daytime TV.
Here's what Nancy
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