Viola Davis to racist Hollywood: If I’m the black Meryl Streep then pay me, ‘I’m worthy’

Actress Viola Davis drew gasps and applause from the audience last night during an electrifying interview in Los Angeles.  In a powerful conversation with Women in the World CEO Tina Brown–which ranged from Davis’ traumatic childhood to her experiences in Hollywood as a woman of color–the actress did not pull any punches about how vulnerable her rise … Continue reading Viola Davis to racist Hollywood: If I’m the black Meryl Streep then pay me, ‘I’m worthy’