WKU Public Radio News Staff
Arts & Culture
Thu January 10, 2013
Louisville Native Nominated for Second Academy Award
Jennifer Lawrence continues to bring in the Hollywood honors. The Louisville native has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the film "Silver Linings Playbook."
It is the second Oscar nod for the 22-year-old Lawrence. She was nominated for best actress in the 2010 film "Winter's Bone".
The Civil War saga "Lincoln'' leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director and actor.
The winners will be announced February 24th.