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Here’s the other outrageous truth Viola Davis revealed in that viral Cannes interview

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  • Oprah + Viola
    Entertainment

    Ready for Viola Davis’ sit down with Oprah? This moving clip might just bring a tear to your eye

  • The First Lady Viola Davis
    TV

    Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson are forces to be reckoned with in the trailer for The First Lady

  • Viola Davis The Woman King
    Film

    Viola Davis’ new all-female warrior film not only looks epic, but is based on a powerful true story

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TV

We just got our first look at Viola Davis as Michelle Obama – and the internet is obsessed

“Viola Davis forever understands the assignment.”

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Lauren Geall
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The Unforgivable: Sandra Bullock stars as a “heinous” ex-con in the trailer for this new Netflix thriller
Film

Sandra Bullock is utterly unforgivable in the trailer for this new Netflix thriller

Go into this one expecting a lot of hatred, anger, sorrow, and maybe – just maybe – the hope of redemption.

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Kayleigh Dray
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A backdrop for journalists at the 2021 Golden Globes awards in Los Angeles
Entertainment

Why tonight’s Golden Globes ceremony will be one steeped in controversy

Celebrities are calling for change after it was revealed there are no Black members on the Golden Globes’ awarding body.

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Lauren Geall
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Film

What Chadwick Boseman’s last film teaches us about ambition

In the world of 1920s blues music, we see just how complicated having ambition can be.

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Kiran Meeda
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Lauren Geall
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The trailer for Chadwick Boseman’s final film is here, and it’s coming to Netflix

The Black Panther star finished production on the film before his passing in August.

Thomas Jefferson Byrd poses for a portrait at the 2014 American Black Film Festival at the Metropolitan Pavillion on June 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
Celebrity

Viola Davis and Spike Lee respond to “tragic murder” of actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd

“So sorry your life ended this way. Praying for your family.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Viola Davis beautifully explains why she has bought a former slave plantation
People

Viola Davis beautifully explains why she has bought a former slave plantation

“It is the birthplace of my story.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Viola Davis says The Help was created in the “cesspool of systemic racism”

“It’s catering to the white audience,” explains the Academy Award winner.

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Kayleigh Dray
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I May Destroy You
People

Stop calling Michaela Coel “the new Phoebe Waller-Bridge”

The creator and star of I May Destroy You is worth so much more than this.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

“I'm thrilled to see films centered around black love that aren't rooted in trauma”

Films focusing on slavery and trauma are no longer the only fare for those who want to watch black-led cinema.

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Leah Sinclair
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Viola Davis
Life

Viola Davis just shared why she’s “a little scared” to play Michelle Obama, and it’s so relatable

Get ready for the series of your dreams.

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Lauren Geall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Kim Porter was much more than Diddy’s ex-girlfriend. We must remember that.

We do Kim Porter a great disservice by reducing her to the role of a famous rapper’s ex

Life

“Why Widows is the perfect antidote to saccharine girl-power movies”

Viola Davis’ new film doesn’t peddle tired tropes about sisterly solidarity – and it’s all the more powerful for it.

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Moya Crockett
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Viola Davis wishes she’d never taken her role in The Help. Here’s why.
People

Viola Davis wishes she’d never taken her role in The Help. Here’s why.

“Have I ever done roles that I’ve regretted? I have – and The Help is on that list”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Why Viola Davis is calling out Hollywood’s “nice” women

“They keep them pretty. They keep them likeable”

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Susan Devaney
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People

Viola Davis’ delivers an incredibly empowering speech at the Women’s March

“I am aware of all the women still in silence. The women who are faceless”

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Susan Devaney
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Beauty

Viola Davis's Golden Globes afro was about more than just style

Your hair can be more political than you'd think

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Stylist Beauty Team
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Fashion

Sequins, tuxedos and ball gowns: all the Oscars after-party action

From Emma Stone’s political statement to Halle Berry’s Tina Turner tribute

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Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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Viola Davis’ empowering speech completely stole the show at the Oscars

She’s the first black actor to win an Oscar, Emmy, and a Tony