Happy birthday Viola Davis! The actress, who turns 50 today.
Viola Davis is an American actress. After graduating from Juilliard, she began her career on the stage, and in 1999 she won an Obie Award for her performance as Ruby McCollum in Everybody’s Ruby.
She has earned dozens of accolades for her roles—including two Oscar nominations, for 2009’s Doubt and 2012’s red-carpet looks that really have us impressed. With a penchant for bold, jewel tones and streamlined silhouettes, Viola’s style is sexy and fearless. Viola Davis’s changing looks through the years, during the Academy Awards in 2012 “My husband wanted me to take the wig off,” Davis told us of the headline-grabbing hairstyle. “He said, ‘If you want to wear it for your career, that’s fine, but in your life wear your hair.
She played the successful role in the movie How to get away with Murder, returns season 2.