30 January 2014 7:04 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

After working together on “Silver Linings Playbook” and “American Hustle,” David O. Russell may be reteaming with Oscar-winning starlet Jennifer Lawrence on an untitled movie about single mom-turned-entrepreneur Joy Mangano, an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap. Russell is in negotiations to rewrite an original screenplay from Oscar-nominated “Bridesmaids” co-writer Annie Mumolo, with an eye to direct the project. Lawrence is not officially attached at this time, but Russell would like her to star and has discussed the project with the actress. Also Read: Jennifer Lawrence Freaks Out on Red Carpet Over ‘Homeland’ Spoiler (Video) John Davis and John Fox will produce. »


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