Jennifer Lawrence Wins Golden Globe For Silver Linings Playbook

The winner for Best Actress, Musical or Comedy was announced and the winner is Jennifer Lawrence for her role in Silver Linings Playbook. 

In her acceptance speech Lawrence began by saying, "I beat Meryl." About Harvy Weinstein she said, "thank you for killing whoever you had to kill to get me up here today." 

Lawrence was up against the following nominees:

Emily Blunt, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
Judi Dench, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Maggie Smith, Quartet
Meryl Streep, Hope Springs

Silver Linings Playbook is an absolute must-see. If you haven't seen it, get on it. 


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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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