Born
August 11, 1965
Saint Matthews, South Carolina, USA
Viola Davis
Height
5' 5
Nationality
American
Occupation
actress
Education
Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (majored in theatre; graduated in 2002)
The Juilliard School, New York, New York, USA (attended for 4 years)
won 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)
Spouse(s)
Julius Tennon (actor; married on June 23, 2003)
Father
Dan Davis
Mother
Mary Davis
Sister
Dianne Wright Davis, Deloris Grant Davis
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Viola Davis Opens Up About Impoverished Upbringing
SP_COP - April 25, 2014 - www.contactmusic.com
Actress Viola Davis grew up so poor she was ashamed to invite friends to her home, because she lived in a condemned building, surrounded by rodents.The Doubt star has only recently started opening up...
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Review: 'Prisoners' breaks new ground
SP_COP - September 20, 2013 - edition.cnn.com
In movies like 1974's "Death Wish," where Charles Bronson played a walking statue of stoic wrath, vigilante justice is mean, nasty and also good, clean fun.But then there's the kind of movie, like Sam...
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Viola Davis' secret to finding the perfect husband
SP_COP - September 06, 2013 - www.sheknows.com
Love is a many splendored thing. We all want it, but not everyone's lucky enough to get it. Most women are told they should have a husband and children by a certain age. But when neither is present, i...

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