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Viola Davis

Viola Davis

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    • August 11th, 1965
Viola Davis (born August 11, 1965) is an American actress. Known primarily as a stage actress, Davis won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play and a Drama Desk Award for her role in King Hedley II (2001). She won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play for her role in Fences. She won a second Drama Desk Award for Intimate Apparel (2004). Her films include Traffic (2000), Antwone Fisher (2002), and Solaris (2002). Her performance in Doubt (2008) was nominated for several awards, including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article Viola Davis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography

Acting (55 Credits)

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2021Untitled Sandra Bullock/Nora Fingscheidt Project
2021The Suicide Squad as Amanda Waller
2020Ma Rainey's Black Bottom as Ma Rainey
2019Troop Zero as Miss Rayleen
2018Widows as Veronica
2016Custody as Martha Schulman
2016Fences as Rose Maxson
2016Suicide Squad as Amanda Waller
2015Lila & Eve as Lila
2015Blackhat as Carol Barrett
2014The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them as Professor Lillian Friedman
2014Get on Up as Susie Brown
2014How to Get Away with Murder as Annalise Keating
2013Ender's Game as Major Gwen Anderson
2013Beautiful Creatures as Amma Treadeau
2013The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her as Professor Lillian Friedman
2013Prisoners as Nancy Birch
2013The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him as Professor Lillian Friedman
2012Won't Back Down as Nona Alberts
2011The Help as Aibileen Clark
2011Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close as Abby Black
2011Touch of Evil as The Vengeful Caretaker
2010It's Kind of a Funny Story as Dr. Eden Minerva
2010Knight and Day as CIA Director Isabel George
2010Trust as Gail Friedman
2010Eat Pray Love as Delia Shiraz
2009Madea Goes to Jail as Ellen
2009State of Play as Dr. Judith Franklin
2009Law Abiding Citizen as Mayor April Henry
2008Doubt as Mrs. Miller
2008Nights in Rodanthe as Jean
2008The Andromeda Strain as Dr. Charlene Barton
2007Disturbia as Detective Parker
2007Jesse Stone: Sea Change as Molly Crane
2007Traveler as Agent Jan Marlow
2006Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story as Diane Barrino
2006The Architect as Tonya Neely
2006Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise as Molly Crane
2006Jesse Stone: Night Passage as Molly Crane
2006World Trade Center as Mother in Hospital with Donna
2005Jesse Stone: Stone Cold as Molly Crane
2005Get Rich or Die Tryin' as Grandma
2005Syriana as CIA Chairwoman
2002Solaris as Gordon
2002Far from Heaven as Sybil
2002Antwone Fisher as Eva May
2001The Shrink Is In as Robin
2001Kate & Leopold as Policewoman
2001Kate & Leopold as Policewoman
2001Kate & Leopold as Policewoman
2001Ocean's Eleven as Parole Board Interrogator (uncredited)
2000Traffic as Social Worker
1998The Pentagon Wars as Platoon Sgt. Fanning
1998Out of Sight as Moselle
1996The Substance of Fire as Nurse

Herself (1 Credits)

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2012Love, Marilyn as Herself

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