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  1. 'Selma' nominated for 8 NAACP Image AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  2. 'Selma' Wins Big at the AAFCA Awards & NAACP Image Award NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... distinction: A complete list of AAFCA winners, and Image nominees (some interesting stuff - now with double the Viola Davis!) after the jump... I understand why many critics' groups release their top-ten-lists 'in no particular order', but isn't it ...

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  3. Civil rights drama, "Selma," earns 8 NAACP Image Award nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  4. 'Selma' nominated for 8 NAACP Image AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KLTV Tyler

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  5. "Selma," "Scandal" and "Black-ish," Earn NAACP Image Awards NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... all nabbed six nominations each. How to Get Away with Murder landed five nominations, including one for its star Viola Davis. Pharrell Williams and Beyonce were the top musical contenders, with four nominations each, including nods in the ...

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  6. SAG Awards TV: Viola Davis, Tatiana Maslany, 'Orange' &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Deadline

    It was on the SAG Awards stage in 2009 where supporting actress winner Meryl Streep exclaimed about her Doubt co-star fellow nominee Viola Davis , "My God, somebody give her a movie." Three years later Davis won a SAG Award for Help but never got the true showy starring vehicle Streep was lobbying for until ABC drama pilot How To Get Away with Murder came along.

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  7. 'Selma' Nominated for 8 NAACP Image AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Cybercast News Service

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  8. 'Selma' leads NAACP Image Awards nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | New York Daily News

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  9. Nicole Trunfio And Jessica Hart In Elevator HorrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 29th annual Night Of Stars event at Cipriani Wall Street saw numerous glamorous guests including 'The Help' star Viola Davis with...

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  10. Pregnant Nicole Trunfio trapped in liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 29th annual Night Of Stars event at Cipriani Wall Street saw numerous glamorous guests including 'The Help' star Viola Davis with...

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  11. Shonda Rhimes: How to Get Away With MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Examiner.com

    ... backbone of the series, but for much of the first season, the series the central character Annalise Keating ( Viola Davis ) also takes on several less urgent cases, while working on this major one. More to the point, the central character of Damages ...

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  12. The Cast Of The New 'Suicide Squad' Movie Is Ridiculously HotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | CBS Local

    ... Amanda Waller will likely go to Oprah Winfrey (whom the studio is preferring), Octavia Spencer ( The Help ), or Viola Davis ("How To Get Away With Murder"). "I can say that it's a 'Dirty Dozen' with supervillains," director David Ayer says of the ...

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  13. Oprah Winfrey could Join DC's 'Suicide Squad' with Tom Hardy and Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Examiner.com

    ... book character after starring as a washed-up superhero in Hancock . There's more, though, as Variety adds that Viola Davis, her The Help and Get On Up co-star Octavia Spencer, and Oprah Winfrey (!!!!!!) sought to take on the role of Amanda Waller. ...

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  14. Who should star on (producer) Viola Davis' new ABC courtroom drama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | USA Today

    How to Get Away with Murder star Viola Davis is not just one of the best actresses around, she's also a producer, whose new television project, based on the work of Detroit prosecutor Kym Worthy, could be coming to ABC soon. Davis and her husband/producing partner Julius Tennon are developing Conviction , inspired by Worthy, a Wayne Country prosecutor.

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  15. MichiganProsecutor Worthy inspires ABC drama projectProsecutor Worthy ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Daily Press & Argus

    Prosecutor Worthy inspires ABC drama project Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: Entertainment news website Deadline.com reported Tuesday that Viola Davis, star of ABC's hit drama "How to Get Away With Murder," plans to produce an ABC drama project about a strong female attorney. The TV drama, titled "Conviction," is still in its early stages.

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  16. Viola Davis Developing TV Show Around Life of Wayne Prosecutor Kym WorthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Patch.com

    "Conviction," a new television series based on the real-life story of Wayne County's no-nonsense prosecutor, Kym Worthy, is in the works, according to the Deadline Hollywood website. Actress Viola Davis, who stars in ABC's hit drama " How to Get Away with Murder ," and her producing partner Julius Tennon are teaming with producer Debra Martin Chase for the hour-long legal drama about a strong female attorney.

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  17. How To Guide: How to Get Away With a Killer TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Daily Nexus

    ... a murder suspect? Warning: You WILL start questioning and psychoanalyzing your friends like a mini-detective. Viola Davis stars as lead character Annalise Keating and, to be honest, no one could do it better. She's a veteran in the business with ...

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  18. Movie Review: Get On UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | IcStafford

    ... the poverty of 1940s South Carolina. Fans of The Help will undoubtedly appreciate the reuniting of star pairing Viola Davis (as Brown's battered mum, Susie) and Octavia Spencer (as brothel-running Aunt Honey). Even these major talents are distant ...

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  19. Get On Up - reviews of 'thrilling' James Brown biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The First Post

    ... childhood and spends time in prison before transforming himself into the world-famous Godfather of Soul. With Viola Davis and Dan Ackroyd. "Energising, stylish and engrossing", Get On Up features a career-making performance from Boseman who plays it ...

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  20. Get On UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... until his comeback in the 1990s. Raised in a brothel run by his Aunt Honey (Octavia Spencer) after his parents (Viola Davis and Lennie James) abandoned him, James is in prison when he meets visiting gospel singer Bobby Byrd (Nelsan Ellis), who takes ...

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