The actress Viola Davis has carved, handsome features and a tenacious stare that brooks no inattention. Though Davis' implacable integrity has for the most part saved her from the hooker-in-the-'hood roles that confine so many black actresses, she has yet to climb out of the prison of dignified maids and resilient inner city mothers, except in the three movies she's made with Steven Soderbergh. She was the quietly observant voice of wisdom as Julianne Moore's... More >>>