Video: Houma actress stars in ‘Annie’ _lowres


Quvenzhané Wallis, the child actress from Houma whose performance in “Beasts of the Southern Wild” earned an Oscar nomination last year, stars as Annie in the new movie version of the Broadway musical “Annie.” Wallis, the youngest actress to ever receive an Oscar nomination, co-stars with Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz and Rose Byrne. The film is scheduled for release in December.