The American actress stood out of the crowd at the 14th Golden Globe awards ceremony. She was awarded best actress for her role in the movie “Fences” by Denzel Washington.
In 2015, she became the first African American woman to win an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a drama for the TV series “How to Get Away with Murder.”
“Thank you HFPA for the honor and recognizing the preeminent work of Auguste Wilson ! Congratulations to all the winners and nominees!” Viola Davis