speakers inoutnumberedThursday called out Jennifer Lawrence for her statement in a recent interview with Variety that she is the first female lead in an action movie with her role in the “The Hunger Games” series.
“I remember when I was doing The Hunger Games, no one would ever put a woman in the lead in an action movie because it wouldn’t work, we were told. Girls and boys can identify with a male lead, but they can’t identify with a female lead,” Lawrence told Variety.
Harris Faulkner strongly felt that Lawrence was very deceived.
“In this particular case, I really thought it was the first and it’s really sad,” she said.
Joe Concha suggested that the interviewer could have corrected Lawrence.
He said, “The person who interviewed Jennifer Lawrence was from Variety, right? You have to kind of know your movies. You’re allowed to hold back a little bit.”
It didn’t take long for social media to remind Hollywood A. Lester of other action movie stars before “The Hunger Games.” Twitter exploded with tweets from individuals who rushed to inform Lawrence that her statement was incorrect.
Meghan McCain One of her most significant tweets was that she was “obsessed” with Ellen Ripley, the main character in “Alien” played by Sigourney Weaver and Sarah Connor, the female lead played by Linda Hamilton in Terminator, growing up,
“The problem also is that when you’re kind of focused on getting up and you lose sight of the facts, all that does is take the attention away from something that might actually need attention, someone who might need to lift it,” Emily Compagno told Harris Faulkner. and other committee members.
Kellyanne Conway stated “Why do you have to be the first? Just be the best”.
Dr. Nicole Safire then moved on to point out that Lawrence had turned down previous talented female leads.
“She obviously has a high opinion of herself, but what did she do in that one-on-one interview? She completely dismissed and dismissed the accomplishments of all the women who came before her,” she said.
Variety recently deleted its original tweet with Lawrence’s claim and decided to tweet a different quote from Lawrence. People took notes and responded with criticism, too.
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