Viola Davis is an American producer as well as an actress of the stage, screen and TV who started her career on stage and became the winner of an Obie Award in 1009 for her role as Ruby McCollum in Everybody’s Ruby. In addition to that, she has also played supporting as well as minor roles in several of the movies and TV series in the late 1990s and early 2000s which also includes the movies Far From Heaven, Kate & Leopold, and the TV series Law & Order, SVU.
Talking about her personal life biography, Davis has already got married. She is married to her husband named Julius Tennon who is also an actor. The pair tied their knots with each other in June of 2003. In addition to that, Davis and Tennon also has one child, a daughter to whom they adopted as the newborn in October of 2011. She is also the stepmother to the two sons of Tennon from his previous relationships. There is no any record found about his previous boyfriends.
Now, let us gain few more information regarding the bio of Davis which has been taken out from different sources. She is the native of St. Matthews, South Carolina, United States. She came into this world on 11th August of the year 1965 which has now made her 51 years old. Her parents are Dan Davis and Mary Alice. Viola partially gives credits to her love of the stage acting with the involvement of her in arts at her alma mater, Central falls High School.
in 1996, Davis received her Screen Actors Guild card for doing one day of work as a nurse who passes a vial of the blood to Timothy Hutton on a film called The Substance of Fire. For that, she was paid $528. She also won a Tony Award and also a Drama Desk Award in 2001 for playing as Tonya in King Hedley II. She has made her appearance in a number of other movies and TV shows such as State of Play, Doubt, Solaris, Disturbia, The Architect, Out of Sight, Traffic and more.
Viola Davis is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be her fan since long as well as you may also love to gain some other information related to her. Some of us may also have the details related to her family, personal as well as her professional career from the various gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. Davis has been active in this field since 1996 and during this period, she has gained a lot of fans in her social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Viola Davis stands at the height of 5 feet and 5 inches that is 1.65 m and she has an average weight of 59 kg with a very well maintained figure. During her career, she has earned big amount of salary and her net worth is estimated to be $2 million. As she was born in the month of August, her zodiac sign is Leo.