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Posts Tagged ‘Viola Davis’

13 Mar. 2017

Celebrate women making history! Congratulations Viola Davis! FENCES now on DVD


FENCES–the feature film release that garnered Oscar, Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe wins for Viola Davis–is now on DVD. Davis costarred with FENCES’ director and leading man, two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington (Training Day, Glory), Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby, Jovan Adepo, Saniyya Sidney along with Drama Desk and Obie Award winner Stephen Henderson. […]

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23 Feb. 2017

Oscar Insider Tanya Hart


Tanya Hart is a phenomenon. This celebrated TV Host, Producer, Radio Personality and vocalist is also an Oscar insider. Based in Los Angeles, Hart has covered the coveted celebrity-studded event for over two decades—positing her in rarified air, until late. Though few African Americans have enjoyed this privilege–certainly not as consistently as Hart has–progress is […]

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31 Jan. 2016

Congratulations to SAG winners!


A list of winners from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role LEONARDO DiCAPRIO / “THE REVENANT” Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role BRIE LARSON / “ROOM”   Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role IDRIS ELBA / “BEASTS […]

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16 Sep. 2013

PRISONERS, arresting and powerful drama


An annual Thanksgiving gathering with the Birch and Dover families’ proved to be a nightmare neither family would forget.  Relaxing at the home of neighborhood friends, Keller Dover (Hugh Jackman) is a proud yet underemployed husband and father of two, doing what he thinks is best to support them. Deciding to leave their troubles aside […]

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23 Jun. 2013

OWN’s awesome summer – Viola Davis


I am overjoyed with the summer programming on OWN.  In the next episode of Oprah’s Next Chapter, she sits down with four leading ladies of Hollywood: Viola Davis, Gabrielle Union, Phylicia Rashad and Alfre Woodard, all whom I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing on numerous occasions.  Below is an excerpt from my last conversation with two-time Academy […]

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13 Feb. 2013

Viola Davis talks beauty, new movie


Beautiful Creatures’ Viola Davis, stunning love story Nominated in 2012 for her formidable role as Aibilene in Tate Taylor’s “The Help” and in 2008, as the unrelenting Mrs. Miller in John Patrick Shanley’s “Doubt,” Viola Davis costars as Amma, an all-knowing librarian in “Beautiful Creatures” from Oscar® nominee Richard LaGravenese (“The Fisher King,””P.S. I Love […]

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