Viola Davis can do no wrong, period. That’s the sentence. Over the last couple of weeks, our beloved Davis has received flack for her portrayal of former First Lady Michelle Obama. Starring in the Showtime series The First Lady, the actor’s rendition of Obama has garnered criticism on social media. Whether one agrees with her said portrayal, we’d be remiss if we didn’t acknowledge Davis’ iconic roles over the years. Sure, this portrayal may or may not have been her best, but does that negate her laundry list of achievements? It doesn’t and it shouldn’t. And to prove that, we’re reminding you with a list of eight of her greatest performances to date.