27 January 2013 6:56 AM, PST | Huffington Post | See recent Huffington Post news »

Sounds like Jennifer Lawrence is really under the weather.

The Oscar-nominated actress, 22, wasn't able to attend the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday, Jan. 26, due to a severe bout of pneumonia. Her "Silver Linings Playbook" co-star Jacki Weaver accepted an absent Lawrence's Best Actress trophy, revealing her illness to the audience.

"I'm going to receive this on her behalf," Weaver announced at the podium. "Poor Jen is really sick. She really is sick. She has pneumonia."

But, according to "Silver Linings Playbook" producer Bruce Cohen, Lawrence is trying her best to attend the Screen Actors Guild Awards tonight, where she is nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role alongside Jessica Chastain, Marion Cotillard, Helen Mirren and Naomi Watts.

"With all her appearances, she hasn't gotten enough bed rest, but I think her plan is to be at the SAGs tomorrow, »

- Leigh Blickley

Report a problem

Similar News Items

Jennifer Lawrence (III)
Jessica Chastain
Marion Cotillard

IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners