Jennifer Lawrence Is Playlist’s Woman Of The Year 2012
The folks over at The Playlist have named Jennifer Lawrence their Woman of the Year, who has had the most incredible 12 months, rising from indie acting perfection to blockbuster head-liner and back to awards tipped starlet. And all in one year!
But that was nothing compared to playing the highly sought-after role of Katniss Everdeen in the adaptation of young adult phenomenon “The Hunger Games.” The film hit theaters earlier in the year, and proved to be a massive success (unadjusted, the thirteenth biggest of all time), and in another fierce turn, Lawrence proved she can carry a giant tentpole movie pretty much entirely on her shoulders; she dominates it, creating one of the strongest, most badass female heroines of recent years, and almost singlehandedly rebuffing idiot studio executives who claim that audiences won’t turn up to see event movies led by women… She’s also proven, in interviews, to be smart, hilarious, independent, entirely atypical of the Hollywood starlet, and all kinds of adorable..
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