Jennifer Lawrence Teams Up with Steven Spielberg for ‘It’s What I Do’

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Jennifer Lawrence teams up with Steven Spielberg in the new movie “It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War”

Warner Bros. has cast Jennifer Lawrence to star in Steven Spielberg’s new movie “It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War,” according to reports.

Jennifer Lawrence is currently working on David O. Russell’s “Joy,” which is set for a Christmas release by Fox. She’ll be seen next in Liongate’s “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2” in November.

Jennifer Lawrence’s next project will center around the life of Lynsey Addario, the award-winning international photojournalist. Addario, traveled to war-torn countries like Afghanistan, Libya and Iraq, and won several awards including the Pulitzer Prize in 2009. She was jailed for several days in Libya in 2011.

The movie will also be produced by “American Sniper” producer Andrew Lazar. According to Variety, several movie studios were bidding to film the movie.

Other bidders for the project included Working Title Films with Reese Witherspoon attached; Darren Aronofsky with Natalie Portman attached; and The Weinstein Company with George Clooney and Grant Heslov involved and Margo Robbie starring.

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