"The Help" Star Viola Davis About to Adopt

By JustMommies staff

(August 11, 2011) Viola Davis, 45, and her husband Julius Tennon talked to E! News about their plan to adopt a new baby. The couple announced the big news while walking down the red carpet at the Tuesday premiere of Davis’ new movie The Help.

"We are about to adopt a baby," Davis said. The couple explained that the baby would be adopted domestically but didn’t reveal any further details.

The baby will be Davis’ first child. Tennon has two children from a previous marriage. They have been married since 2003.