Viola Davis is one of the greatest professionals in Hollywood today. In addition to being an actress, she is a producer and director. Her talent has been recognized several times by the film industry and has received an Oscar, Emmy, and two Tony Awards. She is the first African-American and the youngest actress to win the Triple Crown of Acting with these three awards.
Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2012 and 2017. Also in 2017, Viola received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Three years later, the New York Times ranked her at #9 on the list of “The 25 Greatest Actors of the 21st Century.”
In addition to an illustrious film and television career, Davis is a prominent advocate for human rights and equal rights for Black women.
Today, the actress celebrates her 56th birthday and, to celebrate, L’OFFICIEL has selected several styling tricks Davis has used on and off the red carpet.
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