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Jennifer Lawrence to Star in The Hunger Games Officially

It's Official: Jennifer Lawrence Snags Lead in The Hunger Games

Jennifer Lawrence has been the front-runner to play Katniss in the anticipated big-screen adaptation of The Hunger Games, and now Lionsgate has nailed her down. The Winter's Bone star is already living proof of what an Oscar nomination can do for your career, as she beat out tons of other top-notch young actresses for the part. Set in the future, the novel's protagonist is an arrow-slinging teenage girl who competes in death matches to help save her family. Many of you had another actress in mind, but how do you feel now that Lawrence is officially locked in?

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