'Beats Of The Southern Wild' Best Actress Hopeful Quvenzhané Wallis And The 10 Youngest Oscar Nominees In History

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on January 10 2013 4:27 PM
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Throughout Oscar history a number of child stars and young adult actors have been recognized for their performances. Quvenzhané Wallis of “Beats of the Southern Wild” is the latest young talent to earn a nomination for the coveted statue.

Here’s a look back at some of the youngest Academy Award nominees and winners of all time.

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