22 February 2013 4:20 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

We'll have wait and see who Best Actress nominee Quvenzhane Wallis will thank if she wins the Oscar on Sunday, but it's clear that she's grateful for one key person on her team: her babysitter. "I would like to thank everyone who helped me play this part, and everyone who was there for me, and my babysitter who was on set," Wallis, 9, said as she accepted her Breakthrough Performance award at Thursday's Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Toting her signature puppy purse, Wallis wasn't sure if the accessory would also make an appearance »

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