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Quvenzhané Wallis—the 9-year-old Oscar Nominee

Quvenzhané Wallis is the 9-year-old girl that everyone’s talking about. She made her acting debut at the age of six, and touts a list of awards and nominations from her breakout film Beasts of the Southern Wild. Wallis can add something else to her long list of achievements in such a short time—the youngest nominee to be nominated as Best Actress for an Academy Award.

Beasts of the Southern Wild had more of a quiet release than most of the films nominated for awards this season.… Continue reading