Viola Davis

Viola Davis

  • Birthday: 1965-08-11
  • Place of birth: Saint Matthews, South Carolina, USA
  • Also know as: Виола Дэвис

Biography

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.

Filmography

Custody

2016

As Martha Schulman

Lila & Eve

2015

As Lila Walcott

Won't Back Down

2012

As Nona Alberts

Widows

2018

As Veronica Rawlings

A Touch of Sugar

2019

As Narrator

The Woman King

2022

As Nanisca

I Almost Forgot About You

0000

As Dr. Georgia Young

Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise

2006

As Molly Crane

The Help

2011

As Aibileen Clark

The Architect

2006

As Tonya Neely

Fences

2016

As Rose Maxson

Troop Zero

2019

As Miss Rayleen

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

2020

As Ma Rainey

The Unforgivable

2021

As Liz Ingram

Giving Voice

2020

As Self

Solaris

2002

As Gordon

Jesse Stone: Night Passage

2006

As Molly Crane

Stone Cold

2005

As Molly Crane

The Pentagon Wars

1998

As Platoon Sgt. Fanning

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her

2014

As Professor Lillian Friedman

It's Kind of a Funny Story

2010

As Dr. Eden Minerva

Nights in Rodanthe

2008

As Jean

Doubt

2008

As Mrs. Miller

Knight and Day

2010

As CIA Director Isabel George

Ender's Game

2013

As Major Gwen Anderson

Amy & Isabelle

2001

As Dottie

Beautiful Creatures

2013

As Amma Treadeau

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them

2014

As Professor Lillian Friedman

Get on Up

2014

As Susie Brown

Blackhat

2015

As Carol Barrett

Untitled Sonny Vaccaro Movie

0000

As Deloris Jordan

Far from Heaven

2002

As Sybil

Trust

2010

As Gail Friedman

The Shrink Is In

2001

As Robin

Suicide Squad

2016

As Amanda Waller

Get Rich or Die Tryin'

2005

As Grandma

Eat Pray Love

2010

As Delia Shiraz

Prisoners

2013

As Nancy Birch

The Suicide Squad

2021

As Amanda Waller

Madea Goes to Jail

2009

As Ellen

Touch of Evil

2011

As The Vengeful Caretaker

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him

2014

As Professor Lillian Friedman

Beyond All Boundaries

2009

As Hortense Johnson

Grace & Glorie

1998

As Rosemary Allbright

Disturbia

2007

As Detective Parker

The Substance of Fire

1996

As Nurse

Antwone Fisher

2002

As Eva May

Jesse Stone: Sea Change

2007

As Molly Crane

Black Adam

2022

As Amanda Waller

Out of Sight

1998

As Moselle

Love, Marilyn

2013

As Self

State of Play

2009

As Dr. Judith Franklin

World Trade Center

2006

As Mother in Hospital with Donna

Law Abiding Citizen

2009

As Mayor April Henry

Kate & Leopold

2001

As Policewoman

Traffic

2000

As Social Worker

Syriana

2005

As CIA Chairwoman

The Best of The Tony Awards: The Plays

2006

As Tonya (segment "King Hedley II")

On Broadway

2021

As Self (archive footage)

Ocean's Eleven

2001

As Parole Board Interrogator (uncredited)

Production

Night Shift

2017

As Executive Producer

Troop Zero

2019

As Producer

Emanuel

2019

As Executive Producer

The Woman King

2022

As Producer

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