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Quvenzhané Wallis Biography

Quvenzhané Wallis

Facts of Quvenzhané Wallis

Date of Birth: 2003 , August-28
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 4 Feet 9 inch

Quick Timeline of Quvenzhané Wallis

2003 Born in Houma, Louisiana, United States
2011 Began her acting career
2013 Appeared in the movie, 12 Years a Slave
2012 Won African-American Film Critics Association
2013 Won Black Reel Awards
2013 Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Detail Timeline of Quvenzhané Wallis

August 28 , 2003

Born in Houma, Louisiana, United States

Quvenzhané Wallis, who is also known by her nicknames Nazie and Nayzie, was born in Houma, Louisiana, United States of America to Qulyndreia Wallis and Venjie Wallis, Sr... She was born and raised in a middle class family along with her three siblings named Qunyquekya Wallis, Vejon Wallis and Venjie Jr. Wallis.

2011

Began her acting career

Wallis has been active as an actress since 2011. She made her acting debut by starring the role of Hushpuppy in the movie Beasts of the Southern Wild. Next year she played the role of Blessing in the short movie Boneshaker. 

2013

Appeared in the movie, 12 Years a Slave

Quvenzhané Wallis is an actress and model from United States. She is also famous for portraying the role of Margaret Northup in a period drama film 12 Years a Slave. In 2014, she was seen in the movie Annie. 

2012

Won African-American Film Critics Association

She is famous for starring the role of Hushpuppy in the drama film Beasts of the Southern Wild. For this role, she got her first nomination in African-American Film Critics Association in 2012 and she won this award that year for Breakout Performance. 

2013

Won Black Reel Awards

In 2013, she got nominated in Black Reel Awards from two different categories. She was also honored with this award that year for Best Breakthrough Performance and Best Actress. She also got nominated in this award in 2015 for Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture. 

2013

Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

She has also been honored with Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards once in her life and that was in 2013. That year she got nominated in this award for Best Actress and Best Young Actor/Actress. She won this award from her later nomination. 

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Wallis is now aged 12 years old. Her parents are happily married and they are strongly bonded into their married life. There is no any information about their extra affairs, boyfriend and girlfriend. Her nationality is American and she is of black ethnicity.

Wallis has been active as an actress since 2011. She made her acting debut by starring the role of Hushpuppy in the movie Beasts of the Southern Wild. Next year she played the role of Blessing in the short movie Boneshaker. She is also famous for portraying the role of Margaret Northup in a period drama film 12 Years a Slave. Her net worth is $3 million dollars.