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Viola Davis

Viola Davis

Viola Davis is an American actress. Beginning her career on the stage, Davis won a Tony and a Drama Desk Award for her role in August Wilson's King Hedley II. She won a second Drama Desk Award for Intimate Apparel, followed by a second Tony and a third Drama Desk Award for her role in Fences. Davis has played supporting roles in several films, including Traffic, Solaris, Knight and Day and Ender's Game. Her eleven-minute-long performance in Doubt, an adaptation of John Patrick Shanley's play earned her several honors, including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture nomination. Her leading role in the ... more on Wikipedia

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