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Dakota Fanning, 'The Secret Life of Bees'

While Fanning turns just 15 the day after the Feb. 22 Oscarcast, should she get a nod she would not be the youngest lead actress nominee. That distinction rests with "Whale Rider" star Keisha Castle-Hughes, who was 13 years, 340 days on Oscar night 2004 when she lost the best actress award to... Sidney Baldwin / Fox Searchlight