“HTGAWM” star Viola Davis is proud of her husband of seventeen years, Julius Tennon. The 55-year-old shared a series of pictures of her husband in honor of the #husbandappreciationday.”
Actress, Viola Davis took to Instagram to gush about her husband of seventeen years, Julius Tennon as she marked the Husband Appreciation Day.
The 55-year-old celebrated her husband with a series of pictures of him, looking happy at various points. The first shot showed Tennon donning a pullover and grey pants while sitting on the arms of a sofa. He had a smile plastered on his face.
In the second, Davis and her husband looked so in love as they cozied up to each other in the back seat of a convertible. The third showed the couple rocking matching black velvet outfits while posing on the red carpet.
Another picture showed the twosome locked in an affectionate kiss. The next featured a wedding photo of the pair going in for a kiss, dressed in their wedding attires. She captioned the post:
“Happy #HusbandAppreciationDay to my love, my heart, and my best decision.”
Davis also shared a video clip of her and Tennon recounting their first date during an interview. The clip was an excerpt from their appearance on the first episode of “Black Love” on Oprah Winfrey Network.
During their appearance on the show, the twosome shared their love story, from their first meeting to their first date. The actress admitted that her life only became better after meeting her husband, Julius Tennon.
Diana Davis explained how encountering a terrible point in her life prompted her to pray for a husband. Barely four weeks later, the icon met Tennon, who possessed all the specs she requested for in her prayers.
They soon went on their first date, and Tennon easily swept her off her fit with such gestures as dropping her off, shaking hands with her, and calling multiple times afterward to remind her of how beautiful she was.
Their romance soon led them to the altar, with Davis becoming Julius Tennon’s wife in June 2003. In 2011, the lovebirds expanded their family by adopting a daughter, Genesis Tennon, who was already following in her mom’s acting footsteps at barely ten.
Viola Davis has been known to gush about her husband during interviews and on social media, especially when celebrating special milestones.
Back in 2017, the pair celebrated their fourteenth wedding anniversary. To mark the anniversary, the “How To Get Away With Murder” star shared a wedding photo of them on Instagram.
She accompanied the shot with a heartwarming tribute to her other half, referring to him as “her heart” while gushing about her love for him. The mother of one went on to admit her life became sweeter and richer the day she met Tennon.
With the lovebirds tending towards the two-decade milestone of their relationship, Viola Davis and Julius Tennon are certainly proof that a family that appreciates each other stays together.