Hair today, gone tomorrow: Viola Davis rocks natural "do

The Help star Viola Davis has a lot of fun mixing it up when it comes to her hair.

But after a string of appearances with hairpieces, the Oscar nominee stepped out au naturel – as did rising star Adepero Oduye and Without A Trace actress Marianne Jean-Baptiste.

Viola, who looked fabulous in a beautiful ivory Victoria Beckham dress, spoke about wearing her hair natural.

“(I didn”t feel) brave enough to do it until this year. My husband told me to step into who I am.

“I did feel very powerful. More secure in who I am. I’ve waited so long for that feeling and it feels so divine.”

She was showing off her cropped “do at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood lunch, which was also attended by Kelly Rowland, Octavia Spencer and Emma Stone.

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