Quvenzhané Wallis

Get Ready for some Serious #BlackGirlMagic from Quvenzhané Wallis Who Inked 4-Book Deal

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Quvenzhané Wallis has already accomplished more in her 12 years than most of us have done in an entire lifetime, but she’s about to add another thing to list: author! The Oscar-nominated actress just inked a four book deal with Simon & Schuster to release...

Customers Petition Against Target’s White-Washed Annie Collection, Demand Apology for Quvenzhané Wallis

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Target is receiving major backlash for a series of in-store ads featuring white models for the new Annie For Target collection. Annie, which hit theaters on Christmas day is played by Black actress Quvenzhané Wallis. The Change.org petition calls for Target  to apologize for being “utterly...

Golden Globe Awards Nominations Recognize Selma, Quvenzhane Wallis, Uzo Aduba and Others

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The Golden Globe nominations were announced on Thursday and the highly anticipated and critically acclaimed drama Selma about civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. garnered nods in key categories, including Best Motion Picture, Drama, Best Director, Motion Picture for Ava Duvernay, Best Performance by...

Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

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Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they refused to include a women of color as regular cast members, they were forced to...

Jamie Foxx and Quvenzhane Wallis Dazzle the Cover of Essence

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Tis the season to be jolly! And from the looks of it actor Jamie Foxx and his impossibly cute companion are ready to begin the festivities early. 11 year-old Quvenzhane Wallis will be back to claim our hearts once again in the remake of the...

Yes She Can: Quvenzhané Wallis Is The New Face of Armani Junior

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Ten-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis, star of Beasts of the Southern Wild and the youngest Oscar nominee of all time, is the new face of Armani Junior, Giorgio Armani’s line for children and teens. The young star, who will star in the remake of the musical Annie was photographed by Stefano Azario. Says Giorgio Armani: “Quvenzhane...