Houma actress, hopeful learns, Who's Oscar?'

January 12, 2013

“I woke up, and (my mother) said, ‘You’ve been nominated! You’re nominated!’” recalls Quvenzhane (Kuh-VAHN-zuh-nay) of training she’s adult for a best singer esteem during a 85th annual Oscars. “I was like, ‘Oh my God!’ But it was on a inside. It wasn’t on a outside.” At 9 years old, a “Beasts of a Southern […]

Child star of 'Beasts of a Southern Wild' holding Oscar assignment in stride

January 11, 2013

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Quvenzhane Wallis was experiencing something of an inner onslaught when she found out she’d been nominated for an Academy Award early Thursday morning. “I woke up, and (my mother) said, ‘You’ve been nominated! You’re nominated!’” recalls Quvenzhane (Kuh-VAHN-zuh-nay) of training she’s adult for a best singer esteem during a 85th annual […]

Child star of 'Beasts' holding Oscar curtsy in stride

January 11, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Quvenzhane Wallis was experiencing something of an inner onslaught when she found out she’d been nominated for an Academy Award early Thursday morning. “I woke up, and (my mother) said, ‘You’ve been nominated! You’re nominated!’” recalls Quvenzhane (Kuh-VAHN-zuh-nay) of training she’s adult for a best singer esteem during a 85th annual […]