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  1. After the Show: The ''How To Get Away With Murder' PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Essence Magazine

    ... and her crew not only won Thursday night, but she took home the crown. Here's how: This week on The View , Viola Davis said that she's had wonderful roles but they have been "downtroddena women who are asexual, unrealizeda they have careers but no ...

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  2. TV: TV review: - How to Get Away with Murder' is cr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Anatomy" and "Scandal" - "How to Get Away with Murder" is sort of insane. But that's a big part of the fun. Viola Davis ("The Help") stars as a lawyer/law professor who enlists the help of her students in murder cases. Which strains credulity past ...

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  3. "How to Get Away with Murder" Gets Away with Risky Character; ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | FHWrestling.com

    Viola Davis' performance is the highlight of "How To Get Away with Murder." But her character's construction is one of the show's most limiting elements.

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  4. An All-Shonda Rhimes TV Lineup Kicks Off Thursday On ABCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | NewsOne

    ... starring Kerry Washington, far right, and the premiere of "How to Get Away With Murder," center, starring Viola Davis. Starting this week at 8 p.m., it's "Grey's Anatomy," with Rhimes the show runner for this medical melodrama's 11th season. At 9 ...

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  5. Viola Davis gets called out for bad parking jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    "The Help" star Viola Davis got on a motorist's bad side during a recent trip to the movies when she did a bad job parking her car in a lot nearby. The actress admits she had made a mess of parking before running in to see "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" with her child.

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  6. TV Tonight: 'Scandal' returns; 'How to Get Away with Murder' debuts; 'Parenthood'; 'Bones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Oregonian

    ... Fitz - can she? We'll find out as Season 4 begins. (9 p.m. ABC/2) "How to Get Away with Murder": Oscar nominee Viola Davis ("The Help") sinks her teeth into the juicy role of Annalise Keating, who's intimidatingly tough on her law school students, ...

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  7. 'How to Get Away With Murder' premiere: Viola Davis embraces 'very human' mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Zap2it.com

    ... she adds "How to Get Away With Murder" to round out the network's Thursday fare starting Sept. 25. Oscar nominee Viola Davis ("The Help") stars as Philadelphia defense attorney and criminal law professor Annalise Keating, who picks impressive ...

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  8. 'How To Get Away With Murder' best new Thursday showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Cincinnati.com

    ... the criminal procedure we've seen for years on TV with a murder mystery. It's a great showcase for Oscar-nominee Viola Davis ("The Help"), who stars as Annalise Keating, the seductive, brilliant, demanding and cynical Philadelphia law professor ...

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  9. Viola Davis tackles lead in Rhimes' 'How to Get Away with Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    There's no big mystery as to why two-time Academy Award nominee Viola Davis signed on to star in the new ABC drama from producer Shonda Rhimes, "How to Get Away with Murder." "I wanted to have a character that kind of took me out of my comfort zone.

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  10. Sept. 25 TV Picks: Viola Davis in ‘How to Get Away with Murder’Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Seattle Times

    ... soap "Scandal" at 9 p.m. Then, to top it off, Rhimes is executive producer of this new legal thriller starring Viola Davis ("The Help," "Doubt") as a criminal-law professor. Series premiere, 10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, on ABC ( ...

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  11. Shonda Rhimes, Viola Davis team up for 'Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Daily Herald

    ... she adds "How to Get Away With Murder" to round out the network's Thursday fare starting Sept. 25. Oscar nominee Viola Davis ("The Help") stars as Philadelphia defense attorney and criminal law professor Annalise Keating, who picks impressive ...

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  12. TV best bets: Thursday, Sept. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | NorthJersey.com

    ... primetime lineup on one night weekly as this new drama joins her ongoing "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal." Viola Davis ("The Help") stars as an attorney and law professor who encourages students to expand beyond classroom lessons, sometimes ...

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  13. How to Get Away With Murder Star Viola Davis Loves Spanx and TV Censorship: Watch Her Reveal WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | E! Online

    In a funny interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live this week, Davis revealed her feelings for those two very different things. "I tell people that if I don't have ten minutes to go to the bathroom then I'm just going to have to hold it.

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  14. 'How to Get Away with Murder,' Philly-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... like Philly. I don't think it's going to matter. Because for now, "How to Get Away with Murder" lives wherever Viola Davis does. Davis ("The Help") stars as Annalise Keating, a law professor who favors leather over tweed and whose students refer to ...

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  15. Viola Davis Upsets Fellow Motorist With Parking ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | ContactMusic.com

    The Help star Viola Davis fell foul of an angry motorist during a recent trip to the movies when she abandoned her car in a lot nearby. The actress admits she was too hot and bothered to put her child back in the car after she realised she had made a mess of parking before dashing in to see Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

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  16. Shonda Rhimes lays claim to Thursday nights on ABCRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... also serving as showrunner. Then, closing out Shonday at 10 p.m., "How To Get Away With Murder" premieres with Viola Davis as a rife-with-mystery criminal lawyer who apparently will do anything to spring her clients and who, as a law professor, ...

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  17. It's Still the Era of White TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Atlantic

    ... and Laurence Fishburne, as well as a new drama produced by Shonda Rhimes, How to Get Away With Murder , starring Viola Davis. Yet, when an African American student of mine professed she was also looking forward the upcoming season because of "all ...

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  18. Viola Davis drawn to strong character in ABC's new series 'How to Get Away with Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Fresno Bee

    There's no big mystery as to why two-time Academy Award nominee Viola Davis signed on to star in the new ABC drama from producer Shonda Rhimes, "How to Get Away with Murder." "I wanted to have a character that kind of took me out of my comfort zone.

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  19. Getting away with actingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | News Tribune

    ... a high-powered criminal law professor and her students, and stars Academy Award-nominated and Tony winning actor Viola Davis ("The Help"). Although Weber's character, street-smart lawyer Frank Delfino, is only briefly introduced in the pilot ...

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  20. Rhimes living in 'exciting moment' with ABCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Journalgazette.net

    Viola Davis, right, stars in "How To Get Away With Murder." The series boasts Shonda Rhimes as an executive producer and is one of three drama series by her on ABC's Thursday night lineup.

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