Hometown Actress nominated again for an Oscar

      The Oscars will air on ABC6 but the big news  in Southern New England is a hometown nominee.

Viola Davis Has come a long way from her days at Rhode Island College- IN 2009- She was nominated for best supporting actress in the movie Doubt,now

          She's been nominated in the best actress category for her role in the movie- the Help.. She portrays a southern black maid with a lot of juicy tales about her employers..Her Former Professor and acting teacher ,William Hutchinson talked about how she was a hard worker when she was student at RIC and how she's worked harder to perfect her craft..he says she now  has more presence and stature.You can see the Oscars on ABC6 on February 26th.