11.16.2018

Viola Davis strong: How the 'Widows' star put real muscle into her power drama role

Viola Davis strong: How the 'Widows' star put real muscle into her power drama role (Photo: Merrick Morton)

Viola Davis is receiving rave reviews as Veronica Rawlins in "Widows," a role that has put last year's Oscar winner for best supporting actress right back in the awards discussion.

But there's another force on display in Davis' portrayal of a grieving widow compelled to finish her dead husband's final heist.

She's buff  in director Steve McQueen's thriller.

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