Viola Davis, the talented actress, recently revealed details about her love life, which caught everyone’s interest. ‘Finding Me,’ the prominent personality’s memoir, was the reason we got to know about the details, and it’s quite remarkable.
Davis and her husband, Julius Tennon, are the founder of JuVee Productions. Davis is also well-known for her activism and assistance for women’s and women of color’s human rights and equal rights.
Viola disclosed something that drew everyone in believing that Voila’s adorable love story came from heaven’s guidance. Because she visualized everything and received the perfect gentleman she had always desired.
Since Viola’s statement, everyone’s wondering about her husband. We know a lot about her but we know a little about her Gentleman’s husband. Let’s get into the specifics of their love story.
Everything About Julius Tennon
Julius Tennon is mostly known for his relationship with his amazing wife Viola Davis. But the personality is actually pretty prominent because of his appearances in some successful projects.
Julius Tennon is basically a renowned movie, show, and theater producer and performer with over thirty years of experience that will astound you. Can you imagine?
You may recognize him from some of his most memorable roles, including getting On Up, The Simone Biles Story, Batman v. Superman, Fame, Friday Night Lights, and many more.
In addition to his roles in these blockbusters, the actor has been in a number of well-known television shows. The actor has starred in the successful shows Criminal Minds and Lonesome Dove. Now you know what we are talking about when we say ‘you must remember him’.
Let’s dig into his background. Julius Tennon is actually a native of Austin, Texas, and he began his career as a thespian as well as a renowned linebacker. Okay, that’s actually surprising to know.
The gentleman was awarded a complete football scholarship to the University of Tulsa, where he became the first African American theatrical student.
When Did Viola Davis And Julius Tennon Meet? The Epic Encounter
They had a remarkable love story. We’d always thought their relationship was one-of-a-kind, but after learning something from Davis, we’re actually beyond words.
Well, Julius was fortunate to meet the love of his life, Viola Davis, during the production of the CBS show City of Angels in 1999.
Viola Davis shared with Oprah Winfrey that she credits God for introducing her to her gentleman husband Julius Tennon.
The actress described how one of her acquaintances advised her to wish for the sort of man she desired and how it happened. Yes, Viola Davis actually manifested her now-husband.
You can see why we were hyping their epic love story. The actress shared that she wish for “a big Black man.” And then she added, “He said, ‘Viola, even the vacuous stuff, just put it all in there. Looks, everything.’
I said, ‘Really? With God? I gotta tell him that?’ He’s like, ‘Yes. You gotta put it all out there.'”
Davis also shared, “I went and I got on my knees…. I said ‘I want a big Black man from the South who’s probably been married before.’ Has kids, because I don’t want any pressure in that department.
Someone who maybe been an actor who understands the artistic community. Someone who goes to church and loves God. I said, ‘If you give me that, I’ll start going to church, God. I really will. I’m committed to it.’ And then I signed off, just like writing a letter.”
And Voila! Davis then remarked that she met Julius Tennon three and a half weeks later of her manifesting.
“Three and a half weeks later, I met Julius from Texas. … Ex-football player, been married, raised his children on his own, was an actor. [He] invited me to church,” she adds. “And I thought to myself, ‘Whoa.'”
The Pair Married In 2003
Davis married actor Julius Tennon in June 2003. Their deepest delight derives from spending their life and responsibilities together. And they are a pair in every meaning of the phrase.
Julius and Viola have appeared on both the stage and the big screen, including How to Get Away With Murder and Lila and Eve, the first movie they co-produced.
The couple adopted a daughter in 2011. Davis also has two stepchildren from Tennon’s past connections.
The couple is living a wonderful life together, and we wish them all the success. It’s actually extremely fortunate to meet a partner with whom you can share your life and who understands and respects your responsibilities and work.
You can stay tuned with us for more epic love story gossip.