Cutie pie Quvenzhane Wallis is on the cover of Entertainment Weekly‘s special Oscar issue.
Although her role in “Beasts of the Southern Wild” was Quvenzhane’s first film, she was quickly thrust into the spotlight and on the lips of critics as being a fresh, new actress that would win countless hearts and awards for her performance. The pint-sized actress was discovered by the director in a library with her mom and hasn’t looked back since.
Her performance has left viewers from the Cannes to the Sundance Film Festivals in love with her portrayal of the lead role Hushpuppy, so much so that she has since won awards such as breakthrough performance from the 16th Annual Hollywood Film Awards Gala to winning Best Young Actor/Actress at the Critic’s Choice Movie Awards. Now the young actress has made Academy Award history as the youngest person ever to be nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Quvenzhane is not ready to rest on her current success, having already landed her next role in the upcoming film, Twelve Years A Slave.”
Quvenzhane is sure to continue to capture the hearts of viewers everywhere.