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Congratulations to little Quvenzhane Wallis of Houma for her 'Best Actress' nomination for 'Beasts of the Southern Wild', filmed right here in the great state of Louisiana! Quvenzhane is the youngest person ever nominated for a Best Actress Oscar, and we know she'll be representing Lousiana well on Feb 24th at the 85th annual Academy Awards.