Posted September 21, 2015 by Frenchy in Movies & TV

Watch Viola Davis’ Powerful Speech at the Emmys [Video]

Last night Andy Samberg took the stage to host the 67th Primetime Emmys, and while it was a big night for some notable shows and actors/actresses including Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show, Mad Men’s John Hamm and Amy Schummer, the most spoke about moment of night arrived when Viola Davis became the first African-American woman to win an Emmy for best lead actress on a drama series, for her role as a defense lawyer on ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder”. Check out her powerful speech below and congrats Viola!