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Viola Davis & Her Daughter Had a Blast in Vegas at Beatles Love

Viola Davis and her daughter Genesis recently enjoyed a girls weekend in Las Vegas where they caught a performance of the acclaimed production of The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil.

The Oscar-winning actress and her sister brought Genesis, 5, to a performance and then got to go backstage to meet the cast!

Viola reportedly complimented the artistic director for the show’s “fabulous artistry and imagery.”

“Hanging out on Abby Road with the @CirqueduSoleil show LOVE,” Viola captioned the below photo on her Instagram account.

Two days after she went to the show, music icon Paul McCartney visited the production!

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Viola Davis Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame, Meryl Streep Presents to Her Pal!

Viola Davis is the latest star to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and she had her pal Meryl Streep in attendance to present it to her!

The Oscar-nominated actress was also joined by her husband Julius Tennon, their five-year-old daughter Genesis, Fences co-star Jovan Adepo, and cast members from her series How to Get Away with MurderAlfred Enoch, Charlie Weber, Billy Brown, and Conrad Ricamora.

Congrats to Viola on this amazing honor! Watch the full ceremony in the video below.


Viola Davis – Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony

FYI: Viola is wearing a Christian Siriano dress, Via Spiga heels, and H Stern earrings.

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Natalie Portman, Viola Davis, & Amy Adams Speak at Variety's Actors on Actors Event

Natalie Portman lets out a laugh while in conversation with Michelle Williams at the Variety Studio: Actors on Actors event on Saturday afternoon (November 12) in Los Angeles.

The 35-year-old Jackie star and the 36-year-old Manchester by The Sea star weren’t the only actresses at the event! FencesViola Davis and Sully‘s Tom Hanks spoke, as well as Arrival‘s Amy Adams and Hacksaw Ridge‘s Andrew Garfield. In addition, Viola brought her adorable daughter Genesis to watch!

The conversations, which are presented by The Venetian Las Vegas, will begin to debut later on in November.

FYI: Andrew is wearing an Everlane sweater. More Here! »

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Viola Davis' Daughter's Halloween Costume Will Make Your Heart Melt!

Viola Davis‘ daughter Genesis, 4, had the most amazing Halloween costume that is sure to melt your heart.

The 50-year-old How to Get Away with Murder star’s daughter chose to go as her award winning mom for the fun holiday!

“So…..the Elsa costume? Didn’t work for her. The Pirate? A no go. So she finally said,” I just want to be YOU mommy”! So… uhh….this is ME,” Viola captioned the photo of her daughter in costume on her Instagram.

Viola and her husband Julius Tennon adopted Genesis back in 2011. See the photo below!

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Viola Davis Is Scared to Take On Her 'Suicide Squad' Role!

Viola Davis poses for photos with her three-year-old daughter Genesis while attending the GBK & Stop Attack Pre-Kids’ Choice Awards Gift Lounge on Friday (March 27) at the Redbury Hotel in Hollywood.

The 49-year-old actress recently opened up about taking on a role in the highly anticipated movie Suicide Squad.

“You know what that’s a tough one, but I would give it to Amanda Waller,” Viola told Entertainment Tonight. “I’ve been doing my research on Amanda Waller and I’m a little scared because she’s really unapologetic. She’s on the right side of the law, but really she should probably be at Rikers Island — that’s just my opinion, Amanda!”

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Viola Davis Adopts a Baby Girl

Viola Davis is a new mom!

The 46-year-old actress announced that she’s adopted a baby girl named Genesis at Elle’s Women in Hollywood Tribute, held at the Four Seasons Hotel on Monday (October 17) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Also at the show and pictured inside is Viola‘s co-star from The Help, Octavia Spencer, who said that Viola and her husband, Julius Tennon,became parents “like, two days ago.”

Congratulations to the happy family!

FYI: Viola is wearing Jimmy Choo “Vibe” platform sandals.


Viola Davis – Acceptance Speech

15+ pics inside of Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer at the Elle Women in Hollywood Tribute

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