March 28, 2023


Viola Davis's Daughter, Genesis Tennon, Helps Her Mother at an Award Dinner

Viola Davis’s household celebrated the actor’s many achievements on Dec. 11. Her husband, Julius Tennon, and daughter, Genesis Tennon, joined Davis on the Public Counsel’s annual William O. Douglas Award Dinner honoring “The Girl King star. Former costar and pal Octavia Spencer introduced Davis with the titular award in honor of her dedication to social causes.

For the crimson carpet occasion, “The First Girl” actor regarded glossy in a black halterneck robe with gold chain straps. Genesis posed alongside her in a purple, crushed velvet gown, whereas Julius wore a dapper, burgundy go well with with a printed tie. Whereas it isn’t typically Genesis is within the highlight, the 12-year-old has accompanied her mom to a number of occasions as of late. In September 2022, she attended “The Girl King” world premiere celebration together with her dad and mom, and a pre-Emmys celebration with Davis in September 2021.

After getting married in 2003, the couple adopted Genesis as an toddler in 2011. Although solely 12 years previous, the budding star has already made her big-screen debut — she was a voice actor for “The Offended Birds Film 2” in 2019. Davis can also be a stepmom to Julius’s two kids from a earlier relationship.

See extra images from the glamorous household outing forward.