90 min min
Conversations & Encounters
A powerhouse talent of stage, television, and film,
Viola Davis has deservedly been recognized as one of the most versatile and commanding actresses of our generation. From her Academy Award®-nominated performances in Doubt and The Help to her acclaimed work in Solaris, Antwone Fisher, Far From Heaven and this year’s Won't Back Down, Viola Davis has provided audiences with rich characters and nuanced performances. We are proud to present her with our Career Achievement Award, placing her alongside fellow recipients Morgan Freeman, Halle Berry, and Sidney Poitier. Join us for this conversation with Viola Davis as we celebrate her talent and career.
AMC River East 21
322 E. Illinois St.
6:30 pm Red Carpet
7:00 pm Tribute and award presentation
9:00 pm Reception at Cibo Matto at theWit (201 N. State St.)