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  1. YoungArts' Second Annual Awareness Day Is a Drag (in a Good Way)

    1:24 pm 9/25/2015

    Viola Davis, Kerry Washington and Nicki Minaj once trained at the performance boot camp, which showcased its recent alumni in a campaign to encourage young artists.Read more

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  2. Shonda Rhimes Talks to 'Elle' About Feminism, Writing and Police Brutality

    2:02 pm 9/24/2015

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  3. Viola Davis: My Husband Panicked Over My Emmy Speech

    8:01 am 9/24/2015

    Davis gave Ellen Degeneres the inside scoop on everything from her acceptance speech to her epic congratulatory gifts from Oprah.Read more

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  4. Emmys vs. the GOP Debate: Trump Outshines Awards Show on TV and Social Media

    5:00 am 9/23/2015

    Republicans outmatch Andy Samberg and friends in a battle of three-hour events as Fox's Emmys ratings plummet to a historic low and Carly Fiorina's response to an insult beats Viola Davis' emotional speech.Read more

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  5. Emmys 2015: The Trick to Viola Davis' On-Point Polish

    11:57 am 9/21/2015

    The Emmy winner and her daughter did their nails together pre-show. Aww.Read more

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  6. Emmys: 3 Best Speeches

    10:05 am 9/21/2015

    Viola Davis' history-making win, Uzo Aduba's tearful "thank yous" and 'Transparent's' Jeffrey Tambor and Jill Soloway speaking out about transgender issues all stood out.Read more

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  7. Soap Star Nancy Lee Grahn Apologizes for "Racist" Viola Davis Tweets, Continues to Defend Herself

    8:00 am 9/21/2015

    In one of her initial comments about Davis' win, Grahn tweeted, "I think she's the bees knees but she's elite of TV performers. Brilliant as she is. She has never been discriminated against."Read more

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  8. Emmys 2015: Viola Davis Wins Best Actress in a Drama Series - "The Only Thing That Separates Women of Color is Opportunity"

    7:48 pm 9/20/2015

    Viola Davis becomes the first black actress to win Emmy for best actress in a drama series for her role in "How to Get Away with Murder" at the 2015 Emmy Awards. "The only thing that separates women of color is opportunity," says the actress.Read more

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  9. Emmys 2015: Andy Samberg Presents Viola Davis and Robert Durst

    7:31 pm 9/20/2015

    Andy Samberg presents Viola Davis and Robert Durst at the 2015 Emmys.Read more

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