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OSCAR AWARDS 2017: Viola Davies breaks record

By Oyamag

Viola Davies has broken world record of being the first black woman to receive three Academy Award nominations.
The 51-year-old actress received a nomination for her supporting role in Fences on Tuesday, making her the first
black woman to be nominated three times for an Oscar.
Davis was first recognized in 2009 for her supporting work in Doubt , and again in 2012 for her leading role in The Help.



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