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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 »

Known For

12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave Margaret Northup
(2013)
Annie
Annie Annie
(2014)
Trolls
Trolls Harper
(2016)

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

4' 11" (1.5 m)
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Personal Quote:

[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 »

Trivia:

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

Trademark:

Dog-shaped purses

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Nazie See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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