Meet 9-Year-Old Quvenzhané: The Youngest Ever OSCAR Nominee For Best Actress In Leading Role :    She should really be at home playing with her toy collection but instead 9-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis has just made history.

The Louisiana-born Wallis schoolgirl, who had no previous acting experience, has been announced as the youngest ever Oscar nominee for Best Actress in a Leading Role, in critically acclaimed film Beasts of The Southern Wild.