Viola Davis is, without a doubt, one of the greatest actors of our generation.
Aside from playing iconic roles like Professor Anneliese Keating, Rose Maxson and Ma Rainey, the actress has also earned an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, an Emmy, two Tonys and four Screen Actors Guild Awards. Plus, the legendary star made history as the first Black actor (and the youngest) to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting (a competitive Oscar, Emmy and Tony), but Davis’s talent goes far beyond her acting chops.
The Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom recently made headlines after announcing her upcoming memoir, Finding Me, and there’s been a lot of buzz surrounding her new Showtime series, The First Lady, where she'll be playing Michelle Obama. But we’re curious to know: How much is the actress earning through her many projects? Here’s what we know about Viola Davis’s net worth.