Viola Davis

Viola Davis


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 11-08-1965
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Saint Matthews, South Carolina, USA
  • Also Known As:

    비올라 데이비스
    Виола Дэвис

  • Popularity: 7.12
  • Homepage: N/A


Viola Davis (born August 11, 1965) is an American actress. Known primarily as a stage actress, Davis won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play and a Drama Desk Award for her role in King Hedley II (2001). She won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play for her role in Fences. She won a second Drama Desk Award for Intimate Apparel (2004). Her films include Traffic (2000), Antwone Fisher (2002), and Solaris (2002). Her performance in Doubt (2008) was nominated for several awards, including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture. Description above from the Wikipedia article Viola Davis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2015 Lila & Eve as Lila
2012 Won't Back Down as Nona Alberts
1970 The Personal History of Rachel DuPree as Rachel Dupree
2018 Widows as Veronica
2020 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom as Ma Rainey
2006 Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise as Molly Crane
2011 The Help as Aibileen Clark
2016 Custody as Martha Schulman
2006 The Architect as Tonya Neely
2016 Fences as Rose Maxson
1970 Small Great Things
2019 Troop Zero as Miss Rayleen
2006 Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story as Diane Barrino
2019 A Touch of Sugar as Narrator
1970 The Woman King as Nanisca
2020 Ma Rainey's Black Bottom: A Legacy Brought to Screen as Self
2002 Solaris as Gordon
2005 Jesse Stone: Stone Cold as Molly Crane
2006 Jesse Stone: Night Passage as Molly Crane
1998 The Pentagon Wars as Platoon Sgt. Fanning
2010 It's Kind of a Funny Story as Dr. Eden Minerva
2015 August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
1970 Unforgiven
2020 Giving Voice as Self
2008 Nights in Rodanthe as Jean
2008 Doubt as Mrs. Miller
2010 Knight and Day as CIA Director Isabel George
2013 Ender's Game as Major Gwen Anderson
2013 Beautiful Creatures as Amma Treadeau
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them as Professor Lillian Friedman
2014 Get on Up as Susie Brown
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her as Professor Lillian Friedman
2015 Blackhat as Carol Barrett
2002 Far from Heaven as Sybil
2010 Trust as Gail Friedman
2001 Amy & Isabelle as Dottie
2016 Suicide Squad as Amanda Waller
2021 The Suicide Squad as Amanda Waller
2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' as Grandma
2010 Eat Pray Love as Delia Shiraz
2001 The Shrink Is In as Robin
2011 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close as Abby Black
2013 Prisoners as Nancy Birch
2007 Disturbia as Detective Parker
2011 Touch of Evil as The Vengeful Caretaker
2014 The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him as Professor Lillian Friedman
2009 Beyond All Boundaries as Hortense Johnson
1998 Grace & Glorie as Rosemary Allbright
2009 Madea Goes to Jail as Ellen
1996 The Substance of Fire as Nurse
2019 Live in Front of a Studio Audience: "All in the Family" and "Good Times" as Florida Evans
2007 Jesse Stone: Sea Change as Molly Crane
2002 Antwone Fisher as Eva May
2012 Love, Marilyn as Herself
2009 Law Abiding Citizen as Mayor April Henry
2009 State of Play as Dr. Judith Franklin
2006 World Trade Center as Mother in Hospital with Donna
2001 Kate & Leopold as Policewoman
1998 Out of Sight as Moselle
2018 Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal as Herself (archive footage)
2005 Syriana as CIA Chairwoman
2006 The Best of The Tony Awards: The Plays as Tonya (segment "King Hedley II")
2001 Ocean's Eleven as Parole Board Interrogator (uncredited)
2000 Traffic as Social Worker
2017 Night Shift
2019 Troop Zero
2019 Emanuel
1970 The Woman King
2018 The Last Defense
Photo Name Department
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2 episode) as Attorney Campbell
2005 Threshold (1 episode)
1999 Judging Amy (1 episode)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (5 episode)
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1999 Third Watch (1 episode)
1999 Providence (1 episode)
2007 Traveler (8 episode) as Agent Jan Marlow
2001 The Division (1 episode)
2002 Without a Trace (1 episode) as Audrey Williams
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
2004 Century City (9 episode)
2009 United States of Tara (1 episode)
2008 The Andromeda Strain (2 episode) as Dr. Charlene Barton
2002 E! Live from the Red Carpet (1 episode) as Herself
2006 Brothers and Sisters (1 episode) as Ellen Snyder
2014 How to Get Away with Murder (90 episode) as Annalise Keating
2000 City of Angels (25 episode) as Lynnette Peeler
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter (1 episode) as Self
1997 The View (1 episode) as Herself
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2 episode) as Donna Emmett
2020 Celebrity IOU (1 episode) as Herself
1970 The First Lady (1 episode) as Michelle Obama
2007 The Graham Norton Show (1 episode) as Self
1993 NYPD Blue (1 episode) as Woman
2014 How to Get Away with Murder (15 episode) Production as (Producer)
2018 The Last Defense (7 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
2019 In a Man's World (4 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
1970 The First Lady (1 episode) Production as (Executive Producer)
2019 In a Man's World ( episode) Creator as (Creator)

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