RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Viola Davis

A collection of news and information related to Viola Davis published by this site and its partners.

Top Viola Davis Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Rene Russo -- back on screen, at long last!

    "HOLLYWOOD is a dream factory, and nobody dreams about older women!" So said film director Amy Heckerling. I don't know exactly when Ms. Heckerling made that remark, but recent years have seen something of a reversal. I think about Meryl Streep, Julia...
  • 'Blackhat' needs a stronger connection

    'Blackhat' needs a stronger connection
    1.5 stars (out of four) As soon as the end credits rolled for “Blackhat,” someone in the crowd shouted, “Boring!” Were it socially acceptable, many in the theater (me included) probably would have done the same much sooner....
  • 'Birdman,' 'Boyhood' lead SAG nominees

    'Birdman,' 'Boyhood' lead SAG nominees
    Critics' favorites "Boyhood" and "Birdman" are among the top contenders in nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Ensembles from both films will compete with the casts of "The Theory of Everything," "The Imitation Game" and "The Grand...
  • Review: 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' ★★

    Review: 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' ★★
    Films aren't so much born as worried into existence, and with some films the worrying — the concern that the audience won't get it, or get out for it, or make the required time commitment — never stops. Take, for example, "The...
  • Evanston teen is National YoungArts Finalist

    Evanston teen is National YoungArts Finalist
    Evanston singer/songwriter Ava Suppelsa has been named a 2015 National YoungArts Foundation finalist, according to a news release. The 17-year-old was born and raised in Evanston and is now a high school senior at the renowned Interlochen Arts Academy in...
  • After SAG Award nominations, an early peek at the crystal ball

    The Screen Actors Guild Award nominations were announced five minutes ago, and the awards won't be announced for another month. But why procrastinate? Let's pick the winners ... now!. Because of the size of the voting body (111,228 eligible members and...
  • An early look at who's likely to win Golden Globe Awards

    An early look at who's likely to win Golden Globe Awards
    The last two years, Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members have added a new wrinkle to the Golden Globes: respectability. Where are the wacky, celebrity-worshiping choices of yesteryear? What will the babysitter whom Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt...
  • Chadwick Boseman learns James Brown's moves and motivations

    Chadwick Boseman learns James Brown's moves and motivations
    Chadwick Boseman hit it out of the park last year with his quietly riveting performance as Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier in "42." This year he's back as another legend, James Brown in Tate Taylor's "Get On Up." The quiet is all gone:...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Elementary' on CBS

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 16 - 22, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Grey's Anatomy Meredith (Ellen Pompeo)...
  • Jared Leto to play the Joker, Will Smith is Deadshot in "Suicide Squad" movie

    Jared Leto to play the Joker, Will Smith is Deadshot in "Suicide Squad" movie
    LOS ANGELES - Jared Leto, Will Smith, Tom Hardy, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney and Cara Delevingne will make up the all-star cast of Warner Bros.' supervillain tentpole "Suicide Squad," it was announced on Tuesday. Based on the DC comicbook, the story...
  • Steve Carell to be honored by Santa Barbara film festival

    Steve Carell to be honored by Santa Barbara film festival
    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival named Steve Carell the recipient of its 2015 outstanding performer of the year award for his turn as John du Pont in "Foxcatcher." The Bennett Miller-directed film is based on the true story of an heir to...