Jennifer Lawrence Views Herself as a Victoria’s Secret Model
During a recent interview with Hunger Games co-stars Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson on Good Morning Britain, J. Law revealed her own perception of herself while chatting about the editing on Mockingjay–Part 1.
Host Richard Arnold commented on how Hutcherson appeared thinner on screen, to which the actor replied: “Yeah I did… I did nothing to prepare physically for this role. I went on the CGI diet, computer-generated images. They just sucked my face down in post-production.”
“They just didn’t tell you,” Hutcherson said, receiving a playful shove from J. Law in return.
“I have just such like an idea of myself where I’m just like a Victoria’s Secret model, all the time and when I see the truth, I’m just like, ‘What?’ ” Lawrence added jokingly. “You should see what I look like in my mind. I have Reverse Body Dysmorphia.”
serious issue in Hollywood. The body image disorder causes people to see only the flaws in their appearance, which can lead to low self-esteem and avoidance of social disorders. Celebrities like Robert Pattinson and Hayden Panettiere have struggled with it.
Luckily, J. Law doesn’t fall into that category and has voiced her hatred for dieting.
“If anybody even tries to whisper the word ‘diet,’ I’m like, ‘You can go fuck yourself.'” she told Bazaar magazine last year.