"Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" stars Viola Davis, Colman Domingo and Michael Potts and director George C. Wolfe talk about how their acclaimed drama traces inequality and appropriation in the music industry.
Viola Davis, Colman Domingo and the cast of "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" pay tribute to late co-star Chadwick Boseman. "He left it all on the screen."
Chadwick Boseman broke down in tears while filming a scene in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, his final appearance on screen.
Based on early predictions, Boseman's family mostly likely has a posthumous Oscar statue coming home to them.
The secrets are out and we now know which oddball characters all of the big names will be playing in 'The Suicide Squad'.
Amid nationwide protests over racial inequality, a 2018 interview with Davis talking about being called a "Black Meryl Streep" has resurfaced. So has an old interview with Sandra Oh talking about racism in the entertainment industry.
'The Help' proved controversial after its release, with even star Viola Davis criticising its portrayal of history.
It's fair to say that Viola Davis' potential next TV role will come with a lot of pressure. The actress has signed on to play former First Lady Michelle Obama in a series titled "First Ladies" which is in the works at Showtime. The network has given the prospective one-hour drama a three-script commitment, with […]
Four years after "12 Years A Slave" won best picture, Steve McQueen finally returns to the big screen with what looks like a commercial hit.
Colin Farrell is in negotiations to join Viola Davis in Steve McQueen and New Regency’s heist thriller “Widows.” Farrell also recently signed on to star in Disney’s “Dumbo.” Production on that movie, however, was pushed back one month, allowing Farrell to squeeze “Widows” into his schedule. 20th Century Fox will distribute the movie. Liam Neeson,... <a href="http://variety.com/2017/film/news/colin-farrell-widows-steve-mcqueen-viola-davis-1202023002/" title="Read Colin Farrell Eyes Steve McQueen’s ‘Widows’ With Viola Davis (EXCLUSIVE)">Read more »</a><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/Entertainment/Variety/pc17#038;c26035310#038;c310000#038;cv2.0#038;cj1" class="editorial"/>
Taraji P. Henson, from right, Janelle Monae, Octavia Spencer, Kimberly Quinn, and Saniyya Sidney, foreground left, accept the award for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture for “Hidden Figures” at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, in Los Angeles. Fox’s historical drama Hidden Figures won top SAG Award for top ensemble cast on Sunday in an awards show that also saw Fences, Moonlight and La La Land receive recogntion.
In a stroke of savvy timing, it looks like the forthcoming drama ‘Fences’, starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, could be heading for Oscar glory. The movie, an adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name by August Wilson, was shown to industry folk over the weekend, according to reports. Though reviews have been embargoed, the audience included a glut of Screen Actors Guild nominating committee members, press and Academy voters. ...
Anyone who’s seen DC’s ‘Suicide Squad’ will be aware of a mid-credit sequence, but what exactly does it reveal and, importantly, mean?*The following contains huge Suicide Squad spoilers*
David Ayer used some cruel and unusual methods to get the most from his actors on the set of upcoming superhero/supervillain movie ‘Suicide Squad’, it has been revealed. “It was a pretty vulnerable place to go,” Robbie told Entertainment Weekly. Will Smith continued, saying: “What we didn’t realise was what he does in the process is he learns our buttons.
As we know, Jared Leto takes his art all rather seriously. Co-star Viola Davis has spoken about his 'horrific gifts’ to his fellow cast-members, one gift in particular proving more horrific than the others. Speaking to Vanity Fair, she said: “The Joker.
The 2016 Screen Actors Guild Awards took place yesterday in Hollywood, and saw honours awarded to many of the performers and pictures hotly tipped to clean up at the Oscars. Davis said, “diversity is not a trending topic.