'Hunger Games' Star Jennifer Lawrence To Announce Oscar Nominations

January 10, 2012 By:
'Hunger Games' Star Jennifer Lawrence To Announce Oscar Nominations
Jennifer Lawrence, who was nominated herself for an Oscar just last year, will announce this year’s Academy Award nominees.

Lawrenece will take the stage alongside Academy president Tom Sherak at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills on January 24. The announcement will be made at 5:30am PST.

Expected nominations are Meryl Streep for her performance in The Iron Lady, as well as Michelle Williams for her performance in My Week With Marilyn. Streep took on the role of Margaret Thatcher while Williams channeled Marilyn Monroe.

Lawrence stars in the upcoming action movie, The Hunger Games, alongside Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson. The actress shot to fame after her Oscar nomination for Winter’s Bone last year, as well as her appearance in X-Men: First Class.

The 84th annual Academy Awards will be held on February 26.