Viola Davis Isn’t Backing Down

Photo Credit: ABC News
Photo Credit: ABC News

By: Amanda Anderson-Niles

“How to Get Away with Murder” is a smash hit for ABC, and it’s the reason Viola Davis won her very first Emmy.

Viola had some people in their feelings because of her acceptance speech, and it’s all because she wasn’t afraid to call out the lack of diversity in Hollywood.

The superb actress just feels like there aren’t enough quality lead roles for black actors and black actresses.

Television is getting a lot more diverse, but Viola can’t understand why it’s taking so long for the television and film industries to look as diverse as the world is in real life.

Her speech may have ruffled some feathers but she isn’t backing down from her views.

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