Jennifer Lawrence, the star of The Hunger Games, may take a role in a film adaptation of The Silver Linings Playbook.
Novelist Matthew Quick debuted with The Silver Linings Playbook in 2008. David O. Russell wrote the screenplay and will direct the film.
Here’s more from The Huffington Post: “Lawrence would play Tiffany, the very attractive widowed wife of his best friend Ronnie. She begins to secretly pursue and mentor him as the two work to put their lives back together.”
According to the article, Gossip Girl actress Blake Lively, Sherlock Holmes actress Rachel McAdams and The Dark Knight Rises actress Anne Hathaway have all considered the role. The Lovely Bones actor Mark Wahlberg has already signed on to play the lead character, Pat Peoples. (Via Deadline)
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