Jennifer Lawrence wins Best Actress Oscar for Silver Lining

By REUTERS
February 25, 2013 06:41

LOS ANGELES - Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscar for Best Actress on Sunday for her role as a young widow in "Silver Linings Playbook."

Lawrence, who was in a tight race with actress Jessica Chastain for the Academy Award, plays an opinionated young widow in the quirky comedy about a bipolar man and his dysfunctional family.It was the first Oscar for the 22-year-old, who was previously nominated for best actress in 2011 for her performance in "Winter's Bone."


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