Shonda Rhimes http://ripr.org en Viola Davis Previews New Television Show http://ripr.org/post/viola-davis-previews-new-television-show <p></p><p>Rhode Island actress Viola Davis is talking about her latest project, a television pilot for ABC.</p><p>Davis plays ambitious defense attorney Annalise Keating, who also teaches law students at an ivy league university.</p><p>"She teaches them how to defend a criminal case in a practical manner by allowing them to help her solve a murder investigation," Davis said, adding there's more than one mystery to be solved after a murder takes place on campus.</p><p>The show, "How to Get Away with Murder," takes place in Philadelphia.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:08:01 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 30569 at http://ripr.org Viola Davis Previews New Television Show