QUVENZHANE WALLIS

  • The Onion apologises to Quvenzhane Wallis for offensive tweet February 26, 2013

    New York: The Onion is apologizing for calling the 9-year-old star of 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' a vulgar and offensive name on Twitter, an attack that led to a firestorm online. The satirical newspaper on Sunday referred to Quvenzhane Wallis with an expletive intended to denigrate women. The Onion was...
  • Armani racks up early fashion wins at Oscars February 25, 2013

    Giorgio Armani could claim some big wins at the Oscars on Sunday night: The designer dressed Jessica Chastain and Quvenzhane Wallis. Chastain, in a glistening copper-tone strapless gown with mermaid hem, looked like an old-world glamorous movie star, especially with her oversized vintage Harry Winston diamond earrings and bright red lipstick....
  • Oscar night to have something for everyone: producers February 5, 2013

    Beverly Hills: With a high five from 9yearold actress Quvenzhane Wallis, and a pledge that Oscar night will have something for everyone, the Academy Awards kicked into high gear on Monday at a luncheon for more than 160 nominees. Jennifer Lawrence, Steven Spielberg, Jessica Chastain, Naomi Watts, Joaquin Phoenix, Kathryn Bigleow,...
  • Indie film 'Beasts' a fearless success June 28, 2012

    New York: On the first day newcomer director Benh Zeitlin began shooting his mythical, apocalyptic lowbudget film, Beasts of the Southern Wild, he had a real life disaster to deal with the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The sense of impending danger only served to heighten...