The 71st Emmy Awards was all shades of glamour and who won’t be surprise to notice the award winning actress, Viola Davis wore sneakers to the stage prior to the stiletto she had worn on the red carpet?! Yes, Nobody! And that was so lit.
You will find out that there are two classes of women in the world; those who look for the perfect opportunity to get those heels on and those who are just so ready to rock their sneakers. Fortunately, Viola Davis belongs to both classes, making her a complete queen.
Viola stepped out on stage during the Emmy’s Award switching from her stilettos to a shiny tennis sneakers that made a statement as soon as everyone got a sneak peek of what she was wearing under her black and white Alberta Ferretti gown, just after wearing a high heel during a walk on the Emmy’s award red carpet for some photographs.
The “how to get away with murder” star despite nominated for “outstanding lead actress in a drama series” came out in a stunning way to light up people’s face and present the award for outstanding actor in a drama series to Peter Dinklage.
Viola Davis’ Achievement and Background
As the first black actress to achieve a “Triple Crown of Acting”, Viola Davis became the first woman to win a competitive Academy Award, Emmy Award, and Tony Award in the acting categories.
Also, Viola also won an Oscar Award at the 89th Oscars in 2017 for the best supporting actress for her role in “Fences”.
The South Carolina born actress started her acting journey after her family moved to Central Falls, Rhode Island featuring in menial role for some theatre production. She graduated from Juilliard School in 1993 after which she won her first award “Obie Award” in 1999 for her role in Everybody’s Ruby.