Quvenzhané Wallis was a guest on CNN’s “Starting Point” with host Soledad O’Brien this morning. Wallis, the youngest best actress nominee in Oscar history, discussed what it was like when she found out she was nominated for her role in “Beasts of the Southern Wild.”

“I was half asleep” when the nominations were released, Wallis b. “So nothing reacted on the outside, but in the inside, I was doing cartwheels, back flips, and these are some things I can’t even do.”


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