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Quvenzhané Wallis

Wallis was born in Houma, Louisiana, to Qulyndreia (Jackson) Wallis, a teacher, and Venjie Wallis, Sr., a truck driver. She has one sister, Qunyquekya, and two brothers, Vejon and Venjie, Jr. "Quven", the first part of her name, combines the first syllables of her parents' first names. Wallis, at age five, lied about her age to audition for her ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 41 nominations. See more awards »

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Annie Annie
12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave Margaret Northup
Trolls Harper


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 2016 Trolls
Harper (voice)
 2015 Fathers & Daughters
 2014 Annie
 2014 The Prophet
Almitra (voice)
 2013 12 Years a Slave
Margaret Northup
 2013 Boneshaker (Short)
 2012 Beasts of the Southern Wild
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[answering the question 'If you had caused the end of the world, what would you do?'] I would try to fix it. I would go to bed on time and brush my teeth. See more »


New York, BY, USA: Signed to play the title role of "Annie" in a modern American film version of the iconic musical. See more »


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