LOOK: VIOLA DAVIS Receives First Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame For 2017!
Viola Davis, who is best known for her role as Annalise Keating in the popular drama series How To Get Away With Murder, is the first celebrity in 2017 to be honored the prestigious Hollywood Walk of Fame! Meryl Streep presented Viola with the 2,597th star and can't stop singing praises for her Doubt co-star.
"Viola Davis is possessed. She is. She's possessed of a blazing, incandescent talent. She is, arguably, the most immediate, responsive artist I have ever worked with," Meryl gushed in her introduction. "She is so alive, she glistens. She is a gift to writers. She plants herself in a scene where she has no words, and she writes paragraphs with her eyes."
"Her star has been waiting here patiently for 50 years for her," she ended.
Watch Viola receive the most coveted star in Hollywood and her acceptance speech below.
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