Quvenzhané Wallis Adorably Teaches Us How to Pronounce Her Name


Since being nominated for an Oscar for her role in Beasts of the Southern Wild, Quvenzhané Wallis has had her name butchered in all sorts of crazy ways. During her press conference at the Oscar Nominees Luncheon, the 9-year-old finally had a chance to school audiences in the right way to say it.

“Can you help us out and tell us what your friends call you?” Asked one reporter. Awwww, it turns out that her friends call her Q (though, to be honest, she’s so freaking adorable that she could have answered “Baby Hitler” and we’d probably awwww all the same). When then asked to clarify the pronunciation of her full name, Quvenzhané was patient enough to sound it out for us. Now you know!

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