Quvenzhané Wallis covers JET Magazine, Currently in talks for ‘Annie’ role

Quvenzhane Wallis Covers JET Quvenzhané Wallis, the youngest-ever Best Actress nominee, graces the Feb. 25 cover of JET magazine.

In the magazine, Wallis discusses her breakout role in the wildly popular indie feature Beasts of the Southern Wild, her instant fame, and maintaining her childhood while navigating through Hollywood.

Also, Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Wallis is currently in talks to star in Sony’s upcoming remake of the Broadway musical Annie. However, producers Jay Z and Will Smith have not made any casting decisions as of yet.

Willow, Smith’s daughter, was originally eyed for the role until she dropped out recently due to difficulties associated with her music career.

Check out some video footage of Wallis being interviewed by JET below.