Talk about Black Girl Magic! It has just been announced that actress Viola Davis will receive the first Star of 2017 on the famous, Hollywood Walk of Fame. Best known for her roles on How to Get Away With Murder and The Help, Davis has been working a long time for this moment. And it is well deserved, in 2015 she won an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress. Since then she has not stopped, earning herself an another Emmy nominee this past year.
Walk of Fame producer said of Davis,
Viola is one of the actresses who always mesmerize fans with her talent. She is amazing and we are thrilled that she will grace our world famous Hollywood Walk of Fame
She is on a continuous road to success, we can not wait to see what she has in store for 2017 as a new star on Hollywood Blvd! Congrats Viola Davis! She will receive her star on January 5, 2017 at 11:30am. Fans can watch the ceremony via live stream at The Walk of Fame’s website.
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