There’s another trailer out for the upcoming modern day adaptation on Annie, which stars Jamie Foxx and Quvenzhané Wallis. In addition to the other changes made to the original story of little orphan Annie, this trailer highlights the lyrical changes that will be required in changing the movie’s setting from Depression-era New York to modern… More »
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It was just a year ago that we were all charmed by Quvenzhané Wallis, Oscar nominated for her role in Beats of the Southern Wild, what with her puppy purses and her dance offs. Now prepare to fall in love with her all over again as orphan Annie. … More »
The first trailer for the highly anticipated 12 Years a Slave has been released. The film is directed by Steve McQueen and based on the autobiography published by Solomon Northrup in 1853; it tells the true story of Northrup — born a free man in New York, but kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana. The film… More »
Apparently, nine-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis fell into a dance-off with a fellow youngster Sunday night an after-party for the MTV Movie Awards. That’s pretty much all that needs to be said about this video.
But just in case you need further enticing: It also contains cartwheels, spinning around and moves that this… More »
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Kevin Hart did what he does best on Saturday Night Live: comedy, comedy, comedy.
So it only made sense that the 32-year-old funnyman went right into stand-up for his opening monologue, recalling a run-in with a homeless guy who was after his sandwich at Panera Bread.
Then came the impressions.
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Take a breath, inquiring fashion minds: Quvenzhane Wallis’ infamous “puppy purse” has a name.
The Oscar nominee, who has been toting around a different furry accessory at every red carpet this award season, told Celebuzz that the purse she brought to the 2013 Academy Awards holds a special place in her heart, as it… More »
Hushpuppy is heading to the Warbucks mansion!
Beasts of the Southern Wild star and Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis has just been hired for the title role of Annie, Sony Pictures and Overbrook Entertainment announced on Sunday.
The contemporary remake will be produced and directed by Will Gluck (Easy A, Friends With Benefits),… More »
She’s the toast of Hollywood at just 9-years-old.
Last week, Quvenzhané Wallis made history as the youngest nominee for the Best Actress Oscar for her role in Beasts of the Southern Wild, displacing Whale Rider star Keisha Castle-Hughes, who was 13 years old when she was nominated in 2003.
And when you’re in… More »
Quvenzhané Wallis just joined a very exclusive club.
On Thursday, the 9-year-old actress made history after receiving an Academy Award nomination for best actress, making her the youngest nominee ever in the category.
Wallis, who was a mere five years old when she auditioned for the role of Hushpuppy in Benh… More »
Quvenzhané Wallis has made history.
At age 9, the Beasts of the Southern Wild lead is the youngest to be nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award. The acclaimed indie — also vying for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay — chronicles life in the flood-devastated landscape of the Louisiana bayou… More »