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  1. Viola Davis, Anthony Anderson and Paul Lee Share their Biggest Risks of 2014

    9:00 am 12/17/2014

    "Becoming a producer, being 'take charge' when I'm not necessarily a take-charge person," says DavisRead more

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  2. 'How to Get Away With Murder's' Viola Davis: Why I'm Happy to No Longer Play "Sassy"

    9:00 am 12/17/2014

    The actress is featured in THR's Rule Breakers 2014 issue alongside 'Black-ish' star Anthony Anderson and ABC Entertainment Group president Paul Lee, whose network was the only one to launch a hit drama and hit comedy this season (both of which happen to star black leads)Read more

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  3. NAACP Image Awards Nominations: 'Selma,' 'Get On Up' Land Top Film Nods

    10:10 am 12/9/2014

    'Black-ish,' 'How to Get Away With Murder' and 'Scandal' are among the top TV nomineesRead more

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  4. 25 Things You Learn Writing About 'Scandal' Creator Shonda Rhimes

    9:30 am 10/16/2014

    The showrunner's favorite scenes, her daily routine and what she really thinks about the New York Times writer who called her "an angry black woman"Read more

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  5. Critic's Notebook: Shonda Rhimes and the Elusive Power of Diversity

    6:04 pm 10/10/2014

    Shondaland's addictive 'How to Get Away With Murder' suggests both how far we've come and how far we have left to go in terms of diversity on TV, writes Ken TuckerRead more

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  6. Shonda Rhimes Opens Up About 'Angry Black Woman' Flap, Messy 'Grey's Anatomy' Chapter and the 'Scandal' Impact

    9:01 am 10/7/2014

    TV's ‎most powerful showrunner talks candidly about the role of race and gender in Hollywood and the conversation that, she says, "pisses me off"Read more

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  7. People Apologizes for "Insensitive" Viola Davis Tweet

    12:38 pm 9/26/2014

    The entertainment news outlet's Twitter account quickly deleted that post and another referencing Kerry Washington's hairRead more

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  8. Fall TV: Tim Goodman Ranks 10 New Shows, From Best to "Heinous"

    10:00 am 9/26/2014

    THR's chief TV critic sizes up the hotly anticipated freshman series; as usual, quality is all over the spectrum Read more

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  9. 'How To Get Away With Murder': TV Review

    3:54 pm 9/25/2014

    Viola Davis is great in new ABC drama, but likability and plausibility are an issue — for someRead more

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