See Viola Davis's Complete Beauty Evolution

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 19:  Actress Viola Davis attends "Fences" New York Screening at Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center on December 19, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Roy Rochlin/FilmMagic)

See Viola Davis's Complete Beauty Evolution

The "Fences" star knows her way around a wig!

Published January 5, 2017

In many of her roles, she is never afraid to get ugly, which makes her an incredible actress, but as soon as she steps on the red carpet, the fearless Viola Davis has no problem bringing major glam. Here is a history of her best looks. 

  1. 'Analyze That' Premiere (2002)
    NEW YORK - DECEMBER 2:  Actress Viola Davis attends the benefit premiere of "Analyze That" at the Ziegfeld Theater on December 2, 2002 in New York City.  (Photo by Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Lawrence Lucier/Getty Images)
  2. Drama League Awards (2004)
    NEW YORK - MAY 14:  Actress Viola Davis attends the 2004 Drama League Awards luncheon and ceremony at the Grand Hyatt May 14, 2004 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)
  3. Tribeca Film Festival (2006)
    NEW YORK - MAY 03:  Actress Viola Davis of the film "The Architect" poses for a photo at the 5th Annual Tribeca Film Festival on May 3, 2006 in New York City.  (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images For TFF)
    (Photo: Peter Kramer/Getty Images For TFF)
  4. 'Disturbia' Premiere (2007)
    HOLLYWOOD - APRIL 04:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at Paramount Pictures' premiere of "Disturbia" at the Mann Chinese Theatre on April 4, 2007 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
  5. 'The Andromeda Strain' Premiere (2008)
    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 07:  Actress Viola Davis attends the premiere of A&E's high-defintion screening of the classic science-fiction film "The Andromeda Strain" on May 7, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
  6. 'Nights in Rodanthe' Premiere (2008)
    NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 23:  Actress Viola Davis attends the premiere of "Nights in Rodanthe" at the Ziegfeld Theatre on September 23, 2008 in New York City.  (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
  7. Oscar Nominees Luncheon (2009)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 02:  Actress Viola Davis attends the 2009 Oscar Nominees Luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 2, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
  8. 'Law Abiding Citizen' Premiere (2009)
    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 06:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at the premiere screening of Overture Films' "Law Abiding Citizen" held at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on October 6, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Overture)
    (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Overture)
  9. ELLE’s Women in Hollywood Tribute (2010)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 18:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at ELLE's 17th Annual Women in Hollywood Tribute at The Four Seasons Hotel on October 18, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
  10. Broadway Opening Night After Party for 'Fences' (2010)
    NEW YORK - APRIL 26:  Actress Viola Davis poses for photos at the Broadway Opening Night After Party for "Fences" at the Bryant Park Hotel on April 26, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
  11. ELLE’s Women in Hollywood Tribute (2011)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 17:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at ELLE's 18th Annual Women in Hollywood Tribute held at the Four Seasons Hotel on October 17, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
  12. 'The Help' Premiere (2011)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 09:  Actress Viola Davis attends the premiere Of DreamWorks Pictures' 'The Help' held at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Samuel Goldwyn Theater on August 9, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
  13. Golden Globe Awards (2012)
  14. Academy Awards (2012)
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at the 84th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
  15. AFI Awards (2012)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 13: Actress Viola Davis arrives at the 12th Annual AFI Awards held at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on January 13, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images For AFI)
    (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images For AFI)
  16. Hollywood Film Awards (2013)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 21:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at the 17th annual Hollywood Film Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 21, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
  17. Academy Awards (2014)
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02:  Actress Viola Davis attends the Oscars held at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
  18. The Rape Foundation's Annual Brunch (2014)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - SEPTEMBER 28:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at The Rape Foundation's Annual Brunchat Greenacres, The Private Estate of Ron Burkle on September 28, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
    (Photo:Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
  19. Academy Awards (2015)
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 22:  Actress Viola Davis attends the 87th Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 22, 2015 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)
  20. 'How To Get Away With Murder' ATAS Event (2015)
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 28: Actress Viola Davis attends the screening of "How To Get Away With Murder" ATAS Event at the Sunset Gower Studios on May 28, 2015 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
  21. Disney ABC Television Group TCA Summer Press Tour (2016)
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 04:  Actress Viola Davis attends the Disney ABC Television Group TCA Summer Press Tour on August 4, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Mike Windle/Getty Images)
  22. Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 30: Actress Viola Davis attends the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Written by Kenrya Rankin

(Photo: Roy Rochlin/FilmMagic)

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