Viola Davis Receives 2016 Golden Globe Nomination for How to Get Away With Murder

By Derek Wong | Dec 14th, 2015

Congratulations to Viola Davis for her 2016 Golden Globe Nomination for Best Actress in a Television Series Drama.  This is Viola's fourth golden globe nomination and second consecutive nomination in her role as Annalise Keating in How to Get Away with Murder.  Viola will attend the Golden Globes fresh off her first Emmy win, where made history as the first African American actress to be awarded the Emmy for lead actress in a drama and accepted the award with a very powerful speech.

Related:  5 Times Viola Davis Earned that Emmy

Viola has kept us on the edge of our seats all season in How to Get Away with Murder.  Watch Davis' performance as Annalise Keating in this intense scene from the season 2 Winter Finale:

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The other nominees in the Best Actress in Television Series Drama include: Caitriona Balfe, "Outlander," Eva Green, "Penny Dreadful," Taraji P. Henson, "Empire," and Robin Wright, "House of Cards."

Don't miss the return of How to Get Away with Murder FEBRUARY 11th 10|9c on ABC.