Viola Davis' acceptance speech at the Emmys expressed the plight of Black women in the industry perfectly.

"You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there," she said. "So here’s to all the writers... people who have redefined what it means to be beautiful, to be sexy, to be a leading woman, to be Black. And to the Taraji P. Hensons, the Kerry Washingtons, the Halle Berrys, the Nicole Beharies, the Meagan Goods, to Gabrielle Union: Thank you for taking us over that line."

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JuVee Productions, a company founded by Davis and her husband, produce new short film.

Lauren Porter
Nov, 17, 2015

Viola Davis' production company JuVee Productions has released a new short film, The Brink.

The eight-minute thriller  focuses on two survivors who clash as they unravel the truth as to what has left them lost in an endless wasteland.

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Davis and husband Julius Tennon started the production company to develop, foster and produce character-driven independent content for creative filmmakers of the next generation.