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It looks like 2014 is going to be a great year for 10-year-old Hollywood starlet Quvenzhane Wallis.
Sources say the Oscar-nominated actress will make a minimum $750,000 base salary for her new role in the movie remake of Annie.
But, the checks won’t stop there. According to her contract obtained by TMZ, Wallis will get an additional $750,000 bonus if the movie does well in the box office, 10 percent of sound track album royalties, 5 percent of merchandise sales and another 5 percent of all profits.