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African-American Child Actors

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Quvenzhane Wallis

This cute up-and-coming star has already won the hearts of many. Nine-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis rose to stardom in her role as Hushpuppy in the hit film “Beasts of the Southern Wild.” Wallis’ strong personality and excellent acting skills has led her to become the youngest person to receive a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Wallis recently received a role in the upcoming movie “Twelve Years a Slave.” —XFINITY Entertainment Staff

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