Quvenzhané Wallis shows off her impressive vocals chops as she soars through a performance of Sia‘s “Opportunity” in a touching new clip from the forthcoming Annie reboot. Fixed at the center of a chamber of orchestra musicians, young Wallis belts out the ballad in a plea to Jamie Foxx AKA the new Daddy Warbucks. I’m sure we all imagined we’d catch a glimpse of the young actress’ singing abilities when we heard she be taking on the role of the everyone’s favorite no-longer red-headed orphan, but the clip reveals a shockingly poised croon for an 11 year-old girl Some of you may remember the pint-sized, yet powerful actress from her breakout performance in 2012’s Beasts Of The Southern Wild, but Annie walks a very different lane, breaking into the commercial holiday film scene and getting people familiar with the immensely talented youngin’. You can watch Quvenzhané Wallis do work on Sia’s “Opportunity” down below and if you’re looking for the full treatment, hang on for the film’s release, as it will be hitting theaters nationwide just in time for the holiday on December 19th. Keep it locked for the later on little Miss Wallis, it doesn’t appear that her star will be slowing anytime soon.
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