Jennifer Lawrence http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25057/all en Factbox: List of key Oscar nominations http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/factbox-list-key-oscar-nominations <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 10 (Reuters) - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced nominations on Thursday for the 85th Academy Awards. Winners will be revealed in Hollywood on Feb. 24. Following is a list of nominees in leading categories. BEST PICTURE Zero Dark Thirty Django Unchained Argo Les Miserables Amour Life of Pi Beasts of the Southern Wild Silver Linings Playbook Lincoln BEST ACTOR Daniel Day-Lewis, "Lincoln" Denzel Washington, "Flight" Hugh Jackman, "Les Miserables" Bradley Cooper, "Silver Linings Playbook" Joaquin Phoenix, "The Master"</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/factbox-list-key-oscar-nominations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bradley Cooper Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:45:51 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732606 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-'Lincoln' leads pack with 12 Oscar nominations http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/corrected-update-1-lincoln-leads-pack-12-oscar-nominations <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Changes date of awards ceremony in para 3 to Feb. 24 from Feb. 26)</p> <p>By Jill Serjeant</p> <p>BEVERLY HILLS, Jan 10 (Reuters) - U.S. presidential drama "Lincoln" led the pack of Oscar nominees on Thursday with 12 nominations including a nod for best picture, in the race for the world's top film honors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/corrected-update-1-lincoln-leads-pack-12-oscar-nominations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Social Issues Whoopi Goldberg Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:47:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732629 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED-Factbox: List of key Oscar nominations http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/corrected-factbox-list-key-oscar-nominations <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Corrects spelling of director David O. Russell)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/corrected-factbox-list-key-oscar-nominations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bradley Cooper David O. Russell Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 16:30:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732705 at http://www.globalpost.com Jennifer Lawrence wins best actress award from Screen Actors Guild http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/jennifer-lawrence-wins-best-actress-award-screen-actors-guild <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Jennifer Lawrence won the award for best actress from the Screen Actors Guild on Sunday.</p> <p>Lawrence won for her role as a young widow in the film "Silver Linings Playbook."</p> <p>The Screen Actors Guild, made up of some 100,000 actors working in the United States, handed out trophies for the best performances on film and television at a dinner in Los Angeles. (Reporting By Jill Serjeant, editing by Stacey Joyce)</p> Cinema of the United States Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 03:15:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740328 at http://www.globalpost.com Could 9-year-old win youngest best actress Oscar? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130217/could-9-year-old-win-youngest-best-actress-oscar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>She landed the part by lying about her age: Quvenzhane Wallis was five, and the filmmakers were only auditioning girls at least six years old.</p> <p>But they believed her fib and tried her out -- and were blown away, giving her the starring role in the low-budget "Beasts of the Southern Wild" over 4,000 other hopefuls.</p> <p>And now she could become the youngest ever winner of the best actress Oscar, at the 85th Academy Awards, the climax of Hollywood's annual awards season, next weekend.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130217/could-9-year-old-win-youngest-best-actress-oscar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Academy Awards Cinema of the United States Entertainment Human Interest Jennifer Lawrence AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 02:00:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5758606 at http://www.globalpost.com Lawrence, Chastain, Riva in Oscar battle of youth versus experience http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/lawrence-chastain-riva-oscar-battle-youth-versus-experience <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 20 (Reuters) - A young widow, a bayou girl, an elderly woman, a mother and a CIA agent battle it out on Sunday for the Best Actress Oscar, a race that includes the youngest and oldest nominees in the category's history.</p> <p>Jennifer Lawrence of "Silver Linings Playbook," 9-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis from "Beasts of the Southern Wild," 85-year-old star of "Amour" Emmanuelle Riva, "The Impossible" lead Naomi Watts and "Zero Dark Thirty's" Jessica Chastain are competing for their first Academy Award.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/lawrence-chastain-riva-oscar-battle-youth-versus-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chastain Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Technology The Help Thomson Reuters Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:15:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5760954 at http://www.globalpost.com 'Silver Linings Playbook' wins pre-Oscar awards http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130223/silver-linings-playbook-wins-pre-oscar-awards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>"Silver Linings Playbook" won the best film prize at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, as well as best actress for Jennifer Lawrence and best director.</p> <p>On the eve of the Oscars, director David O. Russell received a publicity boost for his dark romantic comedy, which stars Bradley Cooper as recovering bipolar ex-teacher Pat who falls for Lawrence's mixed-up Tiffany.</p> <p>Austrian Michael Haneke's Cannes Palme d'Or-winning "Amour" took the best foreign film prize.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130223/silver-linings-playbook-wins-pre-oscar-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States David O. Russell Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence AFP Sun, 24 Feb 2013 01:30:55 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5764627 at http://www.globalpost.com 'Silver Linings' wins four honors at indie film awards http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130223/silver-linings-wins-four-honors-at-indie-film-awards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb 23 (Reuters) - Quirky comedy "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Independent Spirit Awards on the eve of Hollywood's Academy Awards ceremony, winning four prizes including for Best Feature.</p> <p>Jennifer Lawrence, 22, who plays a feisty young widow in "Silver Linings Playbook," was named best actress and David O. Russell picked up the best directing honor on Saturday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130223/silver-linings-wins-four-honors-at-indie-film-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States David O. Russell Entertainment Human Interest Jennifer Lawrence Social Issues War Thomson Reuters Sun, 24 Feb 2013 01:45:11 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5764638 at http://www.globalpost.com (Blank Headline Received) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/jennifer-lawrence-wins-best-actress-oscar-silver-linings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>JENNIFER LAWRENCE WINS BEST ACTRESS OSCAR FOR "SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK"</p> Jennifer Lawrence Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Feb 2013 05:00:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5765605 at http://www.globalpost.com http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jennifer Lawrence wins best actress Oscar</p> <p>mt/sst</p> Jennifer Lawrence AFP Mon, 25 Feb 2013 05:00:31 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5765607 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Jennifer Lawrence wins Best Actress Oscar for 'Silver Linings' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/update-1-jennifer-lawrence-wins-best-actress-oscar-silver-linin <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Updates with additional quotes)</p> <p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Jennifer Lawrence won her first Oscar on Sunday for her lead role as an outspoken young widow in the quirky comedy "Silver Linings Playbook."</p> <p>Lawrence, 22, an early front-runner for the prize, fended off strong competition from Jessica Chastain and 86-year old French actress Emmanuelle Riva for the Best Actress prize.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130225/update-1-jennifer-lawrence-wins-best-actress-oscar-silver-linin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States Entertainment Human Interest Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence Technology The Hunger Games Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Feb 2013 06:15:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5765640 at http://www.globalpost.com Youngest Oscar nominee Wallis to play Annie http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/youngest-oscar-nominee-wallis-play-annie <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Quvenzhane Wallis, fresh from the Oscars spotlight as the youngest ever best actress nominee, is to play "Annie" in a Tinseltown remake of the hit Broadway musical, filmmakers said.</p> <p>The nine-year-old, who drew praise for her amazingly mature performance in "Beasts of the Southern Wild," will play the title role in "Annie," also a remake of the Oscar-nominated 1982 movie. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/youngest-oscar-nominee-wallis-play-annie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Annie Entertainment Film Jennifer Lawrence AFP Mon, 25 Feb 2013 22:16:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5766442 at http://www.globalpost.com Actress Jennifer Lawrence's 'Silver Linings' clothes fetch $12,000 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130301/actress-jennifer-lawrences-silver-linings-clothes-fetch-12000 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, March 1 (Reuters) - Clothing worn by Jennifer Lawrence in her Oscar-winning role as an outspoken young widow in "Silver Linings Playbook" beat expectations by taking in about $12,000 at auction.</p> <p>The wool, full-length winter coat worn by Lawrence in the Oscar-nominated comedy topped all items, selling for $4,652 in the three-day online auction, Los Angeles auction house Nate D. Sanders said on Friday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130301/actress-jennifer-lawrences-silver-linings-clothes-fetch-12000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bradley Cooper Entertainment Jennifer Lawrence Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Mar 2013 21:15:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5771338 at http://www.globalpost.com Jennifer Lawrence 'Always Knew' She Would Be Famous http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130813/jennifer-lawrence-always-knew-she-would-be-famous <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Tony Maglio</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Jennifer Lawrence always thought she'd be a doctor and live in Kentucky. But she also knew she would be famous, "The Hunger Games" star told Vogue in an interview for its September issue.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130813/jennifer-lawrence-always-knew-she-would-be-famous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence The Hunger Games Thomson Reuters Tue, 13 Aug 2013 11:28:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5908932 at http://www.globalpost.com Jennifer Lawrence wins best supporting actress Globe http://www.globalpost.com/node/6041401 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jennifer Lawrence won the Golden Globe for best supporting actress in a movie on Sunday for her role in crime caper "American Hustle." </p> <p>The 23-year-old "Hunger Games" star's prize was the first handed out at the 71st annual Globes. She beat Sally Hawkins in "Blue Jasmine," Lupita Nyong'o in "12 Years A Slave," Julia Roberts in "August: Osage County" and June Squibb in "Nebraska."</p> <p>mt/sst</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Jennifer Lawrence AFP Mon, 13 Jan 2014 02:15:50 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6041401 at http://www.globalpost.com