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How to Get Away with Murder Star Viola Davis Injured Herself During a Sex Scene

How to Get Away with Murder Star Viola Davis Injured Herself During a Sex Scene

Viola Davis recounts an unusual injury she suffered on the set of How to Get Away With Murder, during a sex scene with co-star Billy Brown.
What Did Viola Davis Think of Jared Leto's Crazy Suicide Squad Behavior?

What Did Viola Davis Think of Jared Leto's Crazy Suicide Squad Behavior?

Viola Davis recalls how the cast of Suicide Squad were 'introduced' to Jared Leto, and how it informed her performance as Amanda Waller.
Suicide Squad: Amanda Waller Will Be A Brutal Badass

Suicide Squad: Amanda Waller Will Be A Brutal Badass

Viola Davis provides some new insight into her Suicide Squad villain, calling her an unapologetic fantasy character.
Suicide Squad Set Photo Shows Jai Courtney in Training

Suicide Squad Set Photo Shows Jai Courtney in Training

Director David Ayer shares a photo of star Jai Courtney training for Captain Boomerang in Suicide Squad.
Viola Davis to Play Amanda Waller in Multiple DC Movies

Viola Davis to Play Amanda Waller in Multiple DC Movies

Viola Davis is close to signing a multi-picture deal to play Amanda Waller in Suicide Squad and other upcoming DC Comics movies.
Suicide Squad: Viola Davis Talks Amanda Waller

Suicide Squad: Viola Davis Talks Amanda Waller

Viola Davis reveals she is working out her schedule for Suicide Squad, and that she is fascinated by her character Amanda Waller.
Suicide Squad Movie Gets Viola Davis as Amanda Waller

Suicide Squad Movie Gets Viola Davis as Amanda Waller

Viola Davis has reportedly beat out Oprah Winfrey and Octavia Spencer for the role of Amanda Waller in Warner Bros. and DC's Suicide Squad.
EXCLUSIVE: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld and Viola Davis Talk Ender's Game

EXCLUSIVE: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld and Viola Davis Talk Ender's Game

What were the challenges of bringing this classic sci-fi novel to the screen? Go behind-the-scenes with Ryan Downey and the cast.
Five Ender's Game Character Posters

Five Ender's Game Character Posters

Asa Butterfield and Harrison Ford lead the cast of this sci-fi adventure based on the hit novel by Orson Scott Card.
Viola Davis Developing Barbara Jordan Biopic

Viola Davis Developing Barbara Jordan Biopic

The film is based on the politician's biography, "Barbara Jordan: American Hero" by Mary Beth Rogers.
2012 BAFTA Awards Winners

2012 BAFTA Awards Winners

The Artist wins seven awards including Best Film, Best Director, and Best Actor for Jean Dujardin.
Viola Davis Lands Supporting Roles in Enders Game and Beautiful Creatures

Viola Davis Lands Supporting Roles in Enders Game and Beautiful Creatures

The Help star will play a military psychologist and a librarian in these two novel-to-big screen adaptations.
18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Winners

18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Winners

The Help takes home three awards. Take a look at all of the winners of the 2011 SAG winners!
2012 BAFTA Awards Nominations

2012 BAFTA Awards Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts nominate The Artist, Drive, The Help among others.
The Help's Viola Davis to Star in New HBO Drama

The Help's Viola Davis to Star in New HBO Drama

The actress is in talks for the lead in untitled half hour long HBO drama.
EXCLUSIVE: The Help Cast & Crew Featurette

EXCLUSIVE: The Help Cast & Crew Featurette

Emma Stone and Viola Davis join writer/director Tate Taylor and others for a look at this awaited adaptation of Kathryn Stockett's best selling memoir.
The Help International Trailer

The Help International Trailer

Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Octavia Spencer star in this drama about the unique relationship formed by a young woman and her maid in the 1960s.
The Help Story Featurette

The Help Story Featurette

Director Tate Taylor joins Viola Davis and Emma Stone for a look at this adaptation of the popular Kathryn Stockett novel.
Still I Rise Gets Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis

Still I Rise Gets Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis

Daniel Barnz is writing and directing this drama about two mothers who team up and bring change to an inner-city school.
The Help Poster

The Help Poster

Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Octavia Spencer star in this 1960s drama about a bond formed between a young woman and her maid in Mississippi.