The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that award winning actress Viola Davis will be honored with the 2,597th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on January 5, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. PST. The star in the category of Motion Pictures will be dedicated at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard in front of Marshalls Department Store across the street from the historic Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.

“Viola is one of the actresses who always mesmerize fans with her talent. She is amazing and we are thrilled that she will grace our world famous Hollywood Walk of Fame,” stated Walk of Fame producer, Ana Martinez.

Viola Davis starred in Suicide Squad over the summer, and wowed audiences with her performance of the ruthless Amanda Waller. The event will be livestreamed on January 5th on WalkOfFame.com.