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  1. Dwight Henry, baker and movie star, opens new shop on St. Bernard AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | NOLA.com

    ... Henry also operates Wink's Buttermilk Drop Bakery and Bistro, named after his character in "Beasts of the Southern Wild," in the French Quarter and the Outlet Collection at Riverwalk. But for his latest place, Henry, who partnered with his school ...

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  2. Award winning director looking for LouisianaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | The Town Talk

    A new film from the creators of "Beasts of the Southern Wild" is looking for moms, high schoolers to star in new film Award winning director looking for Louisiana talent for new movie A new film from the creators of "Beasts of the Southern Wild" is looking for moms, high schoolers to star in new film Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Calling all aspiring actors. You could be in a major motion picture and you don't even need to be a professional performer.

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  3. Sundance Institute Names First-Time Filmmakers for Directors LabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ryan Coogler's Fruitvale Station, Haifaa Al Mansour's Wadjda, Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin's Beasts of the Southern Wild, Dee Rees' Pariah, and Miranda July's Me and You and Everyone We Know. Meet the 2016 Directors Lab filmmakers and their ...

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  4. Sundance picks eight filmmakers for summer Directors LabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... ave come through the Directors Lab include Quentin Tarantino's "Reservoir Dogs," Benh Zeitlin's "Beasts of the Southern Wild," Marielle Heller's "The Diary of a Teenage Girl," Dee Rees' "Pariah" and Cary Fukunaga's "Sin Nombre."

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  5. 'Approaching the Unknown' Trailer: Mark Strong Heads to Mars All By HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | /film

    ... to help and support international talents in filmmaking, previously going to the likes of Beasts of the Southern Wild director Benh Zeitlin and Nine Lives helmer Rodrigo Garcia, so hopefully this turns out to be the start of a promising career ...

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  6. Inside Beyonce's Lemonade Squad: A Who's Who of the Powerful Visual Album's CameosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | People

    ... actress: she was up for Best Actress at the Oscars for her role as Hushpuppy in 2012's Beasts of the Southern Wild , making her the youngest nominee of all time in that category. Child model Ava Clark , 8 - who was born with albinism - also appears ...

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  7. Serena Williams, others cameo in 'Lemonade'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | WKBT

    ... Wallis, who was 9 years old in 2013 when she was nominated for an Academy Award for her role in "Beasts of the Southern Wild." Singers Halle and Chloe Bailey also made appearances, along with musical duo Ibeyi.

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  8. Beyonce's 'Lemonade' includes cameos by Serena Williams, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... Wallis, who was 9 years old in 2013 when she was nominated for an Academy Award for her role in "Beasts of the Southern Wild." Singers Halle and Chloe Bailey also made appearances, along with musical duo Ibeyi.

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  9. At home with Blue Ivy! Beyonce shares sweet family home videos in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... hotel room The four-year-old wears a white dress with a ruffled neckline as she holds hands with Beasts Of The Southern Wild actress Quvenzhane Wallis. Special guest star: Blue Ivy also makes an appearance in a more somber section of the film, ...

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  10. Beyonce's "Lemonade" HBO Project Airs, New Album "Lemonade" Now on TidalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... Matthew and Tina , as well as Serena Williams , Zendaya, Hunger Games star Amandla Stenberg and Beasts of the Southern Wild star Quvenzhane Wallis . In addition, Bey's husband Jay Z, and her daughter Blue Ivy are featured, and there are also brief ...

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  11. Beyonce smashes a car with a baseball bat as she debuts new music in Lemonade 'visual album'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... the bird, singing about having 'middle fingers up' and getting back at cheaters. Oscar-nominated Beasts Of The Southern Wild actor Quvenzhane Wallis also made a cameo, with the 12-year-old gazing into the camera in a white dress. 'Why can't you see ...

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  12. The biggest New Orleans dining stories from last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... to see outside Louisiana . How do you like dem alligator sausages? Dwight Henry, star of "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and renowned for his buttermilk drops, was convicted of misdemeanor theft . Henry's attorney claims the matter arose from a ...

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  13. Wanted: movie starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Producers of "Beasts of the Southern Wild" are still looking for nonprofessional actors to star in their yet-untitled next feature film. The New Orleans-based production shingle Court 13 this week issued an updated casting call for the film, with auditions scheduled for this weekend.

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  14. Actor-baker Dwight Henry convicted of 2014 bakery theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans actor-baker Dwight Henry was convicted of misdemeanor theft Wednesday at the end of a one-day bench trial in which state prosecutors could not say how much cash he stole from the 7th Ward bakery where he used to work. Henry, the 53-year-old co-star of "Beasts of the Southern Wild," was found guilty by Criminal District Court Judge Karen Herman of stealing from the cash register of the Buttermilk Drop Bakery at 1781 North Dorgenois St. Henry served as head baker at the business from 2009-2012, but returned to take an undetermined amount of cash from the register on Oct. 30, 2014, after first working about a 2 1/2-hour early morning shift, according to the testimony of bakery employees.

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  15. Film review: Animated movie 'The Prophet' is edgy, experimentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... "The Prophet" opens with Kamila (Hayek) chasing her young daughter Almitra (Quvenzhane Wallis, "Beasts of the Southern Wild") through the streets of their village. In the grips of returning to normal life following her husband's death, Kamila ends ...

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  16. Film review: Animated movie 'The Prophet' is edgy, experimentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... "The Prophet" opens with Kamila (Hayek) chasing her young daughter Almitra (Quvenzhane Wallis, "Beasts of the Southern Wild") through the streets of their village. In the grips of returning to normal life following her husband's death, Kamila ends ...

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  17. Barkhad Abdi, Oscar Nominee In 'Captain Phillips',...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Deadline

    ... Michael Angelo Zervos, Phil Wurtzel, Andrew Ford and Ele Bardha. It also stars Dwight Henry ( Beasts of the Southern Wild ) with a wonderful performance by newcomer Torrey Wigfield. Peter Carey also co-stars. Abdi next stars in Where the White Man ...

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  18. Black actors present at the Oscars way more often than they winRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A colorful chain curtain is the backdrop for a giant Oscar on the red carpet in Hollywood on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, as preparations continue for Sunday's 88th Academy Awards. Quvenzhane Wallis, left, was nominated for best actress for her role in "Beasts of the Southern Wild" in 2013. 5 comments

  19. a Brain Gamesa visit New Orleans for bad behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... contact information and city/state you live in. Also, the creators of the Oscar-nominated "Beasts of the Southern Wild" are reaching out to area nonactors to fill two "very specific roles" in their next film: Female caucasian, age 30-40. A strong, ...

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  20. The 8 Oscar Worthy Performances We Were All Rooting ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    ... in 1985, a year before her talk show debuted? Quvenzhane Wallis stole our hearts as Hushpuppy in Beasts Of the Southern Wild . At 9 years old, she was the youngest actress to receive an Oscar nomination in the lead actress category. So tell us again ...

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