Monday, Feb 06, 2023

Viola Davis


Viola Davis’ Grammy win for audiobook makes her an EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony)

February 06, 2023 10:48 am

The celebrated Viola Davis has two Tonys, most recently for Fences in 2010, she won an Emmy in 2015 for How to Get Away with Murder, and won an Oscar in 2017 for the film version of Fences.

The Woman King movie review: Viola Davis film is too much of everything

February 03, 2023 2:42 pm

The Woman King movie review: The Woman King ends up being somewhere in the middle — a thrilling action film that puts Africa and a murky chapter in its history front and centre, which is proud of the heritage of the continent that bears scars of it.

The Woman King takes North American box office throne

September 19, 2022 9:00 am

The Woman King surpassed expectations and earned $19 million in ticket sales at North American theatres.

The First Lady first reviews: Viola Davis, Gillian Anderson's anthology series 'leaves a sense of disappointment'

April 15, 2022 10:42 am

The First Lady, starring Viola Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Gillian Anderson, has not pleased critics. After 10 reviews, it holds a rating of 40 per cent on the review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes.

The First Lady trailer: Viola Davis as Michelle Obama doesn't want to be labelled as 'Black Martha Stewart’

April 05, 2022 8:17 am

Starring the likes of Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson, The First Lady will premiere on April 15 on Voot Select.

The Unforgivable movie review: Sandra Bullock starrer is guilty of being desperate for Oscars

December 11, 2021 9:11 am

The Unforgivable movie review: Sandra Bullock makes a strong play for another Oscar in Netflix's dour post-prison drama. The script lets her down.

'Tarana is allowing young girls to own their story': Viola Davis hails 'Me Too' movement founder

November 10, 2021 12:15 am

“Despite the trauma, heartache, despite the fact that something was taken from them that day — they could still lead a life of value"

'You can either leave something for people or you can leave something in people': Viola Davis

October 05, 2021 5:59 pm

"With my hands up, what I’m saying is that on this day of your genesis, your leap, your commencement, your mark in your history, perhaps your elixir is simply this: that you can either leave something for people or you can leave something in people," she said.

Lady Gaga dubbed 'The Icon' on People's best dressed list

September 16, 2021 12:57 pm

Lady Gaga was dubbed "The Icon" in People's best dressed of the year issue, despite never having set foot on a red carpet

'Your authentic self is constantly trapped under the weight of negative forces in this world': Viola Davis

August 26, 2021 6:27 pm

"You know, sometimes I felt, and you will feel, that who you are is hidden away like a piece of really great jewellery that you keep in a box, and you only take it out during special occasions," she said.


Deepika Padukone might not be attending Oscar 2017, but she was present at the pre-awards cocktail party

February 25, 2017 6:20 pm

Deepika Padukone denied all reports of attending the Oscar awards, despite this, we spotted her at the pre-Oscar cocktail party