Lawrence To Announce Oscar Nominations

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January 9, 2012 | 6:00pm EST

Jennifer Lawrence, the breakthrough star of last year’s Oscars campaign, is to co-host the 2012 Academy Awards nominations announcement later this month.
The Winter’s Bone star, who was nominated for a Best Actress award a year ago, will join Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak for the big reveal on 24 January.

The pair will unveil the nominations in 10 of the 24 categories during a 5:30am news conference at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California.