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With a lead role in two huge Hollywood franchises, Jennifer Lawrence is over anyone telling her how to look.

At Comic-Con last weekend, Lawrence was being interviewed and was asked if her role as Katniss Everdeen, and the success of The Hunger Games in general, would potentially open up more roles for women. There's some footage edited out, but presumably this discussion went down a rabbit-hole of what kind of obstacles actresses face in the entertainment industry. One of which is, of course, incredibly strict standards of beauty. Here's what she said:

“I'm starting this new thing: I've tried to develop a filter. This could blow people's hair back in a good way, or it could be my last time at Comic-Con.... I had a conversation with somebody about the struggles with weight in the industry – I know that's something I talk nonstop about. And they were saying, 'All of the main movie stars aren't very underweight.' I said, 'Yeah, because once you get to a certain place, people will hire you. They just want you to be in the movie, so they don't care.' It's more about the struggle for the actors and actresses who haven't made it to a certain place."

The secret is once you get famous, no one tells you what to do! It would definitely be cool to hear from the ladies struggling at Central Casting, who still have to deal with that nonsense. And you ARE bogarting all the roles, Jennifer. Just kidding, you're one of the only young blonde women it's still exciting to see on the big screen. Oh, wait, except for Gwendoline Christie! She plays Brienne of Tarth on Game of Thrones and I caught a glimpse of her in this trailer:


Sources: h/t Huffington Post