BLACK VOICES
01/10/2013 01:59 pm ET Updated Jan 18, 2013

Quvenzhané Wallis Academy Award: Take A Look At Nominee's Rise To History (VIDEO)

Making Oscar history at the tender age of 9 doesn’t happen too often for many rising stars in Hollywood. But for Quvenzhané Wallis her debut role in “Beasts of the Southern Wild" has garnered her the honor of being the youngest ever lead actress Oscar nominee.

In support of the Louisiana native’s special moment, we decided to take a look at some of Wallis’ interviews leading up to her Academy Award-nomination.

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Quvenzhané Wallis Interviews

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