Quvenzhane Wallis

United States

Quvenzhane Wallis Bio

Who is Quvenzhane Wallis

American child actress, Quvenzhané Wallis best known for her role as Hushpuppy in the drama film Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012), for the movie she was the youngest actress who earned the nomination of Academy Awards and Oscar in general.

Early Life (Childhood)

Wallis was born in Houma, Louisiana. Her mother Qulyndreia Wallis is in a teaching profession, and her father Venjie Wallis, Sr., works as a truck driver. She was raised in her birthplace along with her one sister, Qunyquekya, and two brothers, Vejon and Venjie, Jr.

Interesting Facts

To date, she appeared in several movies which include, Beasts of the Southern Wild, Boneshaker, 12 Years a Slave, Annie, Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet, Fathers and Daughters, Lemonade, and Trolls. There is no any info about her career earnings. According to some online sources, she has a whopping net worth of $1 million.

Personal Life

She is not engaged in any affair. She is single now. Aside from her professional career, she enjoying traveling and loves to hang out with friends.


She has 24 wins and 42 nominations, Academy Awards USA, Golden Globes, USA, Saturn Award, AAFCA Award, Awards Circuit Community Awards, BET Award, Empire Award, Gold Derby Award, Gotham Awards, ICP Award, OFTA Film Award, SLFCA Award and many more.


Any kind of rumor and controversy has not affected her professional as well as personal life.