Quvenzhané Wallis had one of the most remarkable screen debuts in recent memory with 2012’s Beasts of the Southern Wild. And the 10-year-old parlayed that acclaim into landing the iconic role of Little Orphan Annie in a modern day reimagining of the musical, co-starring Jamie Foxx as Benjamin Stacks (aka Daddy Warbucks), Rose Byrne as his right-hand woman, and Cameron Diaz as Miss Hannigan.
Unfortunately, this newly released trailer for the movie musical fails to clear the low bar many had set for it, no matter how wonderful or adorable Wallis is.
Fans of the classic, you’ve been warned…
- President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday a plan that is considered to be "the strongest action ever taken" in the U.S. to combat climate change.
- Undocumented immigrants living in Britain will face abrupt eviction from rental properties under new laws designed to reduce the UK's appeal as a migrant destination.
- California Gov. Jerry Brown called for a state of emergency as wildfires burned thousands of acres by Sunday and forced hundreds of evacuations.