Alisan Porter

The Voice winner Alisan Porter: 'I have retired Curly Sue'

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So long, Curly Sue!

It’s been 25 years since Alisan Porter graced the big screen as the curly-haired, pint-sized orphan. Now, with her win on The Voice, the 34-year-old has moved on from “former child star” to singing sensation.

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Curly Sue star Alisan Porter makes comeback in emotional The Voice audition

Curly Sue is all grown up, and spoiler: She can sing.

Former child star Alisan Porter, best known for playing the title character in Curly Sue, shocked The Voice judges in a new clip from season 10. In her blind audition, Porter earns a four-chair turn – and a standing ovation – for her performance of “Blue Bayou.”

“I was an actress when I was very young. It’s not my passion. This is my passion,” Porter said, before revealing she played Curly Sue.

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