Youngest Oscar Nominees

by Kashif Masood | 21:14 in , |

Youngest Oscar Nominees

Here are some of the youngest actors to have been nominated for an Academy Award. Which airs on Sunday, Feb. 24.

 
Quvenzhané Wallis - Age 9 "Beasts of the Southern Wild" (2012)


Abigail Breslin - Age 10 "Little Miss Sunshine" (2006)
 
 
Anna Paquin - Age 11 (winner) "The Piano" (1993)
 
 
 Hailee Steinfeld - Age 14 "True Grit" (2010)
 
 
Mary Badham - Age 10 "To Kill a

 
Justin Henry - Age 8 "Kramer vs. Kramer" (1979)

 
Quinn Cummings - Age 10 "The Goodbye Girl" (1977)

 
Jodie Foster - Age 14 "Taxi Driver" (1976)

 
Tatum O'Neal - Age 9 (winner) "Paper Moon" (1973)

 
Jack Wild - Age 16 "Oliver!" (1968)

 
Patty Duke - Age 16 (winner) "The Miracle Worker" (1962)

 
Patty McCormack - Age 11 "The Bad Seed" (1956)

 
Sal Mineo - Age 17 "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955)

 
Brandon de Wilde - Age 11 "Shane" (1953)

 
Bonita Granville - Age 14 "These Three" (1936)

 
Jackie Cooper - Age 9 "Skippy" (1931)

 
Saoirse Ronan - Age 13 "Atonement" (2007)

 
Keisha Castle-Hughes - Age 13 "Whale Rider" (2002)

 
Haley Joel Osment - Age 11 "The Sixth

 
River Phoenix - Age 18 "Running on Empty"