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  1. Blackhat (Michael Mann) - ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | IndieLondon

    ... Tang Wei's colleague is similarly tepid despite being integral to proceedings, while supporting players such as Viola Davis, John Ortiz and Wang Leehom are under-employed despite offering signs of interest. Yorick van Wageningen's villain also ...

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  2. Even Cicely Tyson is in love with Viola Davis on 'How to Get Away with Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    It will be a meeting of legends when Cicely Tyson guest stars as Viola Davis' mother on Thursday's episode of "How to Get Away with Murder" titled "Mama's Here Now." The idea for episode was Viola Davis' concept, as was bringing on Tyson to play her mother.

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  3. Ned Benson's 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' stars Jessica ChastainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and Conor ( James McAvoy ) play a traumatized and estranged couple. The acting is stellar and the cast includes Viola Davis, Bill Hader, Ciaran Hinds and William Hurt. The movie premiered at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival in two separate parts, "Her" ...

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  4. Davis on her loathsome characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... intelligent, manipulative, sexy, contradictory and unapologetic. It's a compelling and terrifying mix. So when Viola Davis, the acclaimed actor who plays Keating with such clarity, strides into an interview, it's hard to not feel intimidated. ...

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  5. The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: 'a compelling and ambitious five-hour love story'Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... to take lectures on campus, thereby putting her in touch with his deeply inspiring colleague Lillian Friedman (Viola Davis). In the meantime, in "His," Conor is flailing about like a lovesick dog, pursuing Eleanor with all he has because, heck, he ...

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  6. On the Box - TV ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... student. It seems hopelessly confusing but it's all worth sticking with. The main reason why this show works is Viola Davis, who made a major name for herself in hit movie The Help . She completely dominates when she is on-screen and it's no ...

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  7. Chadwick Boseman Talks Starring in Black Panther, Playing James Brown in Get on Up, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Collider

    ... believe he could pull off the role, how he lived and breathed James Brown, morning and night, working with Viola Davis , and how the performance affected him, personally. He also talked about putting just as much into his role as Black Panther in ...

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  8. Viola Davis is channelling badRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Viola Davis won best actress in a drama series at the SAG Awards for How to Get Away With Murder. Her character, Annalise Keating, is one of the most popular new characters on US television.

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  9. How Viola Davis Handles "How To Get Away With Murder" Sex ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... 109 Atlanta 105, Washington 96 Brooklyn 109, Toronto 93 Boston 104, Denver 100 Oklahoma City 1... (NEW YORK) - Viola Davis stars as Annalise Keating, a fearless and brazen lawyer who will stop at nothing to win a case in ABC's smash hit series, How ...

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  10. Viola Davis: A lively briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Viola Davis had been yearning for a messy, sexy, mysterious role. Then ruthless, smart lawyer Annalise landed in her lap, she tells Dominic Corry.

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  11. How Viola Davis Handles 'How to Get Away' Sex ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | ABC News

    Viola Davis stars as Annalise Keating, a fearless and brazen lawyer who will stop at nothing to win a case in ABC's smash hit series, " How To Get Away With Murder ." But in portraying this powerful female character, who isn't afraid to use her sexuality for manipulation, Davis, 49, said she found the show's more intense, intimate and sexual scenes hard to get used to.

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  12. Cops, Robbers, and Mojito Fiends: TIFF Shines a Light on Michael Mann's Neon NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Torontoist

    "Am I being tangible?" Viola Davis's no-nonsense detective sarcastically asks a colleague in Blackhat , Michael Mann's newest star-gilded, big budget curio to quietly disappear at the box office while lingering in the minds of his devoted fanbase. Mann's films are famous for their long afterlives, and soon enough, Blackhat will surely find its way into loving retrospectives like Neon Nights: The Films of Michael Mann, TIFF Cinematheque's selected showcase for the American auteur renowned for his distant cool, unabashed romanticism, and, yes, tangibility.

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  13. TV highlights for today Thursday Feb 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... she hopes will get picked up by Bravo. Shonda Rhimes' brilliant new legal drama continues with The Help star Viola Davis in cracking form as courtroom queen Professor Annalise Keating. This week, Keating takes on a new client, Max St Vincent (Steven ...

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  14. Viola Davis comes to Portland to talk about growing up hungry, and the success of 'How to Get Away with Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    As anyone who has seen her award-winning work in ABC's hit show "How to Get Away with Murder," or her Oscar-nominated role in the movie, "The Help," already knows, Viola Davis is a powerhouse. With a deep, resonant voice and a face and body that eloquently express her characters' pain, joy, victories and struggles, Davis is an artist with the ability to make the smallest moment rich in meaning.

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  15. Actresses of color are getting more respect in TV than filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    Without a doubt, one of the best things in Michael Mann's currently-playing Blackhat is Viola Davis, who plays her government agent with line delivery that could dry up the Pacific Ocean and a side-eye that functions as a poison. She does marvelous work with it - even though it's a supporting role, of course.

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  16. The queen of mean gets away with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Yahoo!

    The first thing you notice about Viola Davis when she walks into the room is her eyes. OK, so I also notice the slippers she is wearing - in stark contrast to her sleek outfit and jewellery - between takes on the set of her hit US drama How to Get Away with Murder.

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  17. Viola Davis reveals her shock at winning SAG award during candid chat with Ellen DeGeneresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'I had my loser face on': Viola Davis reveals her shock at winning SAG award during candid chat with Ellen DeGeneres The 49-year-old actress made it clear on Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show that she was just as willing to say anything in real life. Ellen brought up the topic of awards in order to ask Viola about winning both a People's Choice Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her How To Get Away With Murder role.

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  18. Drama queen Shonda Rhimes: Gift of the gaspRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of being in the job that I'm in, and the position I've earned at the network." 'Viola' is double Oscar-nominee Viola Davis (The Help, Doubt), who plays Annalise Keating, a brilliant law professor with dark secrets who mentors a bunch of young, ...

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  19. Actress Viola Davis to speak at local Children's Hunger Alliance luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Award-winning actress Viola Davis will be in Columbus next month to speak at a Children's Hunger Alliance event. Award-winning actress Viola Davis will be in Columbus next month to speak at a Children's Hunger Alliance event.

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  20. How to Get Away with Murder begins tonight on RTE2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Shonda Rhimes is the genius behind shows such as Grey's Anatomy and Scandal and her latest hit begins tonight on RT2. How to Get Away with Murder stars the hugely successful stage and screen star Viola Davis as Annalise Keating, a tough-as-nails Criminal Law Professor at a fictional Philadelphia university.

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