Viola Davis Talks Going Skydiving + Drops Facts About Her Documentary on Diabetes “A Touch of Sugar”

Viola Davis with Jen From Bk at Tribeca Film Festival

Jen From BK sat down with actress Viola Davis at Tribeca Film Festival for the premiere of her new documentary 

on the diabetes epidemic.

“A Touch of Sugar” highlights three different families who has a loved on diagnosed with the disease. Viola, who revealed in the doc that she was pre-diabetic, breaks down the astounding statistics of diabetes in this country. 

She also speaks on her recent experience skydiving and how it was slightly inspired by Will Smith. 

Viola Davis is a triple crown actor. She became the first black actor to win an Emmy, a Tony and an Oscar at the 2017 Academy Awards for her role as “Rose” in the film Fences