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  1. Suicide Squad May Have Found Its Amanda WallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Batman off. Now we might know who's playing this force of nature...so to speak. Latino Review is reporting that Viola Davis has been cast as Waller for the 2016 blockbuster. Davis was one of several contenders for the role, alongside her The Help ...

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  2. Cicely Tyson Reuniting With The Help's Viola DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Cicely Tyson is set to reteam with her The Help co-star Viola Davis on her hit U.S. drama How To Get Away With Murder. The veteran actress will guest star on an upcoming episode of the acclaimed mystery series, but her exact role has yet to be revealed.

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  3. Cicely Tyson to guest star on 'How To Get Away With Murder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    How To Get Away With Murder has another guest star coming and it is none other than veteran actress Cicely Tyson. Entertainment Weekly reported that Tyson, who appeared in the hit film The Help alongside HTGAWM star Viola Davis, will be around for at least an episode of the television show, but her role has not been revealed at this time.

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  4. Cicely Tyson nabs guest starring role on legal drama How To Get Away With MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Video captures 'pitbull-like' Texas police officer using taser on 76-year-old man TWICE after pulling him over for expired inspection sticker Lawyer banned from visiting clients' jail after 'she was caught sitting on inmate's lap with his hand up her skirt' The Help's Cicely Tyson to reunite with Viola Davis after landing guest role on legal drama How To Get Away With Murder Cicely Tyson will be swooping in as a guest star in the hot new legal drama How To Get Away With Murder. Cicely will reunite with her The Help co-star Viola Davis, who leads the cast as a law professor at the fictional Middleton University.

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  5. How to Get Away with Murder Scoop: Cicely Tyson to Guest-Star AsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... role are being kept under wraps, but Tyson is slated for one episode so far. Might she be playing Annalise's ( Viola Davis ) mother? The gig will reunite Tyson with Davis, with whom she co-starred in The Help . A three-time Emmy winner, Tyson most ...

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  6. How to Get Away with Murder casts Cicely Tyson: Who's she playing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | She Knows

    According to E! Online, Tyson will star in at least one episode when Season 1 returns Jan. 29, though little is known about her role on the show. Tyson previously stared alongside Viola Davis in The Help , so we can't wait to see the ladies reunited, now on television.

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  7. 'How to Get Away with Murder' casts Cicely Tyson in mystery roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    The actress, who co-starred alongside Murder star Viola Davis in The Help , will appear in at least one episode during the freshman season, though details on her role are being kept under lock and key-which means it's time for you to hit the comments with your best guesses on who she's playing. Among Tyson's television credits include a plethora of television movies that have earned her 11 Emmy nominations, including Sweet Justice, A Lesson Before Dying, Relative Stranger, and The Trip to Beautiful , for which she is also currently nominated for a SAG award.

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  8. When in 'Doubt' head to the Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... Flynn has taken an interest in a youth with problems, the least of which is poverty. His mother, played by Viola Davis (last year's Oscar winner for Best Actress), wants her boy to have a quality education, free from the stress of gangs and drugs. ...

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  9. Golden Globe Award nominations -- adding some TV virgins to the processRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... and Jeffrey Tambor nominated, and "Orange Is the New Black" and Uzo Adubo in the supporting category. Viola Davis, who has won the film category ("The Help") is a first-timer in TV for "How to Get Away with Murder." Of course it's unfair that ...

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  10. "Selma," "Scandal" and "Black-ish," Earn NAACP Image Awards NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | WMGL-FM North Charleston

    ... all nabbed six nominations each. How to Get Away with Murder landed five nominations, including one for its star Viola Davis. Pharrell Williams and Beyonce were the top musical contenders, with four nominations each, including nods in the ...

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  11. 'Selma' leads Image Awards nomsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... be presented during a Feb 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  12. 'Selma' nominated for 8 NAACP Image AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  13. 'Selma' leads NAACP Image Awards nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... be presented during a Feb. 6 ceremony airing live on the TV One channel. The awards honor diversity in the arts. Viola Davis was the most nominated performer with three nods for her work in the films "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" and "Get On ...

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  14. Nicole Trunfio And Jessica Hart In Elevator HorrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 29th annual Night Of Stars event at Cipriani Wall Street saw numerous glamorous guests including 'The Help' star Viola Davis with...

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  15. Pregnant Nicole Trunfio trapped in liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 29th annual Night Of Stars event at Cipriani Wall Street saw numerous glamorous guests including 'The Help' star Viola Davis with...

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  16. Shonda Rhimes: How to Get Away With MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... backbone of the series, but for much of the first season, the series the central character Annalise Keating ( Viola Davis ) also takes on several less urgent cases, while working on this major one. More to the point, the central character of Damages ...

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  17. The Cast Of The New 'Suicide Squad' Movie Is Ridiculously HotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Amanda Waller will likely go to Oprah Winfrey (whom the studio is preferring), Octavia Spencer ( The Help ), or Viola Davis ("How To Get Away With Murder"). "I can say that it's a 'Dirty Dozen' with supervillains," director David Ayer says of the ...

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  18. Oprah Winfrey could Join DC's 'Suicide Squad' with Tom Hardy and Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... book character after starring as a washed-up superhero in Hancock . There's more, though, as Variety adds that Viola Davis, her The Help and Get On Up co-star Octavia Spencer, and Oprah Winfrey (!!!!!!) sought to take on the role of Amanda Waller. ...

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  19. Who should star on (producer) Viola Davis' new ABC courtroom drama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | USA Today

    How to Get Away with Murder star Viola Davis is not just one of the best actresses around, she's also a producer, whose new television project, based on the work of Detroit prosecutor Kym Worthy, could be coming to ABC soon. Davis and her husband/producing partner Julius Tennon are developing Conviction , inspired by Worthy, a Wayne Country prosecutor.

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  20. MichiganProsecutor Worthy inspires ABC drama projectProsecutor Worthy ...Read the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    Prosecutor Worthy inspires ABC drama project Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: Entertainment news website Deadline.com reported Tuesday that Viola Davis, star of ABC's hit drama "How to Get Away With Murder," plans to produce an ABC drama project about a strong female attorney. The TV drama, titled "Conviction," is still in its early stages.

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