Photo Gallery: Celebrating Women – Viola Davis

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LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actress Viola Davis, winner of the award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for 'How to Get Away With Murder', poses in the press room at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images) (Mark Davis)

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actresses Octavia Spencer (L) and Viola Davis arrive at the 84th Annual Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) (Ethan Miller)

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actresses Octavia Spencer (L) and Viola Davis arrive at the 84th Annual Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

(Ethan Miller)

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 30: Actress Viola Davis, winner of the award for Outstanding Performance By a Female Actor in a Drama Series for 'How To Get Away With Murder', attends The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.. (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for Turner) (Rich Polk)

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actor Viola Davis, winner of the Best Supporting Actress award for 'Fences' poses in the press room during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

(Frazer Harrison)

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actor Viola Davis accepts the Best Supporting Actress award for 'Fences' onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

(Christopher Polk)

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Actor Viola Davis, winner of the Best Supporting Actress award for 'Fences' poses in the press room during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) (Frazer Harrison)

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 20: Actress Viola Davis (R) and her sister attend the second annual Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party at the Peter and Tara Guber estate on February 20, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) (Frederick M. Brown)

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actress Viola Davis (C) accepts Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series award for 'How to Get Away with Murder' from actor Adrien Brody (L) onstage during the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) (Kevin Winter)