Viola Davis & Kerry Washington Launch Independent Production Companies, Partner with ABC | | Her Own Beat
When the opportunities aren't there, you have to go and create your own. I am so proud that Viola Davis and Kerry Washington are creating their own spaces and places. Davis and Washington are breaking through the glass ceilings within the entertainment industry, which will benefit generations for decades to come. Keep marching to your own beat and create your own opportunities. Reposted from Not Just a Girl In a Dress: "The only thing that separates women of color from anyone else is opportunity. You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there." – Voila Davis It looks like Viola Davis isn't waiting for her chance to help the next generation of actresses. The "How To Get Away with Murder" star recently entered her production company – JuVee Productions – into a deal with ABC Studios to create projects for digital, streaming, broadcast and cable content. The company which Davis launched with her husband Julius Tennon is headed by Andrew Wang. Wang is the former vice