Viola Davis Net Worth [2022] – Biography | Career

Viola Davis net worth


Current Net Worth$25 Million (USD – 2.5 Crores), (Rupees – 187 Crores)

Viola Davis short biography

Net Worth $25 Million
Born August 11, 1965 (Age – 56)
Identified as American Actress, Producer
Status Amazing Actress
Education Rhode Island College (BA), Juilliard School (GrDip)
Nationality American
Residence Saint Matthews, South Carolina
Spousal status Married (Julius Tennon M. 2003)​
Children 1
Viola Davis short biography

Viola Davis has a net worth of $25 Million (Rupees – 187 Crores), an American Actress, Producer, known for her stunning acting in Hollywood movies.

Viola Davis is an actress and producer from the United States.

She is the first African-American to win the “Triple Crown of Acting,” which includes an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and two Tony Awards.

In 2012 and 2017, Time magazine named her one of the world’s 100 most important people.

She was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017.

She was named ninth on The New York Times’ list of the finest performers of the twenty-first century up to that point in 2020.

Davis and her husband, Julius Tennon, are the co-founders of JuVee Productions, a production firm.

Davis is also well-known for her support of human rights and equal rights for women, particularly women of color. She was named a L’Oréal Paris ambassador in 2019.

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Viola Davis biography

Full Name Viola Davis
Birthplace St. Matthews, South Carolina, U.S.
Height 5,4 feet, 164 cm
Weight 60 Kg
Father Dan Davis
Mother Mary Alice Davis
Viola Davis Biography

Viola Davis was born in St. Matthews, South Carolina, on August 11, 1965.

Mary Alice and Dan Davis are her parents.

She was born on the Singleton Plantation, on her grandmother’s estate.

Her mother was a maid, factory worker, and homemaker, while her father was a horse trainer.

She comes from a family of six children, including four sisters and a brother.

Davis and two of her sisters relocated to Central Falls, Rhode Island, two months after she was born, leaving her eldest sister and brother with her grandparents.

During the Civil Rights Movement, her mother was also an activist.

Davis was arrested at a civil rights rally when she was two years old, and she was transported to jail alongside her mother.

Davis is a second cousin of actor Mike Colter, who is best known for playing Luke Cage in the Marvel Comics series.

She participated in the government TRIO Upward Bound and TRIO Student Support Services programs as a teenager.

Davis’s potential was spotted by Bernard Masterson, a director of the Young People’s School for the Performing Arts in West Warwick, Rhode Island, while he was a student there.

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Education

Davis attended Central Falls High School, and she attributes her love of stage performing to her interest in the arts to her alma institution.

Davis attended Rhode Island College after high school, specializing in drama, and participated in the National Student Exchange before graduating in 1988.

She then spent four years at the Juilliard School, where she was a member of the Drama Division’s “Group 22” (1989–93).

Career

Davis made her professional theatrical debut in 1992, playing Denis with Elizabeth McGovern in an off-Broadway production of William Shakespeare’s comedy As You Like It at the Delacorte Theatre.

She made her Broadway debut as Vera in August Wilson’s original Broadway production of Seven Guitars in 1996, with Keith David.

She had a brief part in Steven Soderbergh’s criminal comedy film Out of Sight in 1998.

In 2001, she made her Broadway comeback in King Hedley II, another August Wilson drama.

Davis starred alongside Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Amy Adams in the film adaptation of John Patrick Shanley’s Broadway play Doubt, in which she played Mrs. Miller.

She was admitted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on June 30, 2009.

In 2010, Davis made her third appearance on Broadway, this time as Rose Maxson in a revival of Fences, alongside Denzel Washington.

She appeared in the romantic comedy thriller Knight and Day, starring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz, as well as the romantic comedy, Eat Pray Love, starring Julia Roberts, in 2010.

Meryl Streep, Davis’ friend, and Oscar competition that year presented Davis with the Women in Film Crystal Award on June 12, 2012.

She returned with The Help director Tate Taylor in 2014 for Get on Up, a James Brown biography, in which she played Brown’s mother.

She starred in Blackhat, a thriller directed by Michael Mann and starring Chris Hemsworth, in 2015.

She reprised her role as Rose Maxson in Denzel Washington’s film adaption of Fences, which was released in 2016.

Davis premiered Two-Sides, a documentary series about police violence against African-Americans, in 2018.

She was an executive producer and featured in the documentary film Giving Voice, which followed kids competing in the August Wilson monologue competition for a chance to perform on Broadway, in 2020.

She appeared in the superhero film The Suicide Squad in 2021, reprising her role as Amanda Waller.

Viola Davis some movies

Year Movie
2008 Doubt
2009 State of Play
2010 Trust
2011 The Help
2013 Prisoners
2014 Get On Up
2016 Suicide Squad
2018 Widows
2020 Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
2021 The Suicide Squad
2022 The Woman King
Viola Davis some movies

Viola Davis income model

Monthly Income 0.5 Million+ (Rupees – 4 Crore+)
Yearly Income 5 Million+ (Rupees – 37 Crore+)
Viola Davis income model

Private & early life

Davis married Julius Tennon, an actor, in June 2003.

In 2011, the couple welcomed a baby girl into their family. Davis is also Tennon’s stepmother to his two children from prior marriages.

Davis is a devout Christian who visits Oasis Church in Los Angeles on a regular basis.

Awards

Year Award
2008 Best Supporting Actress
2011 Best Actress
2014 Best Actress in a Television Series
2016 Best Supporting Actress
2018 Best Actress in a Leading Role
2020 Best Actress
Viola Davis awards


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