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Quvenzhané Wallis, Youngest Best Actress Oscar Nominee Ever, Is Excited — Though Not Quite Sure What an Oscar Is

Nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis, star of Beasts Of the Southern Wild, is the youngest ever nominee for Best Actress in a Leading Role. (The former youngest Best Actress nominee was Keisha Castle-Hughes, who was nominated for Whale Rider when she was 13; Shirley Temple won something called the Academy Juvenile Award in…