Jennifer Lawrence: “In Hollywood, I’m Obese”


By Michael Lewittes



Jennifer Lawrence refuses to conform to the sometimes rigid physical expectations of showbiz.

In the December issue of Elle, the Hunger Games star says, “In Hollywood, I’m obese. I’m considered a fat actress.”

She jokes, “I’m Val Kilmer in that one picture on the beach.”

“I eat like a caveman. I’ll be the only actress who doesn’t have anorexia rumors,” reveals Lawrence.

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And that’s just fine with her.

The star explains, “I’m never going to starve myself for a part… I don’t want little girls to be like, ‘Oh, I want to look like Katniss, so I’m going to skip dinner.'”

Lawrence’s issue of Elle hits newsstands on November 13.

What do you think of her take on body image?

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