Celebrity birthdays in August

Slideshow posted in Photos | Tuesday, July 31, 2012

20 of 73: Viola Davis turns 47 on August 11, 2012. The actress is known for her work in films such as 'Traffic,' 'Antwone Fisher,' 'Solaris' and her work in the Oscar nominated film 'The Help.'

(Pictured: Davis chats about the sadness her character carries around and how she hopes the film helps black actresses.) (OTRC Photo)

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