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Sun February 24, 2013
Kentucky Arts and Culture

Kentucky Native Jennifer Lawrence the Favorite to Win Best Actress

Going into tonight's Academy Awards, Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence is the favorite to win Best Actress—but no shoo-in. Lawrence, star of Silver Linings Playbook, would become the second-youngest Best Actress winner in history and the win would be another indicator—on top of the $408-million domestic gross for last year's Hunger Games, in which she also starred—that the 22-year-old is among Hollywood's elite.

Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
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