Viola Davis is an American actress who is best known for her Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning stage roles in King Hedley II, Intimate Apparel, and Fences, and for her roles in the films Traffic, Antwone Fisher, Solaris, Doubt, and The Help. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film adaptation of Fences in which she reprise it from the Broadway play and was nominated for her roles in Doubt and The Help.

For Disney, she voiced Helen Hanshaw on the Disney Junior original series Sofia the First. She also plays Professor Annalise Keating in the ABC TV show How to Get Away with Murder.

Disney Role


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