However, in , the then year-old was caught up in the devastating 4chan hacking scandal, resulting in her name being splashed across media headlines and the Internet discussing her nude body, rather than her body of work. In the months that followed the incident, the star denounced the hack as a 'sex crime' and a 'flagrant violation of privacy'. In , Chicago hacker Edward Majerczyk was sentenced to nine months in prison for illegally accessing email belonging to more than people, including those of celebrities. Opening up about the gross invasion of privacy on several occasions over the years, the actress had said that she continues to feel the effects of being exposed to the world.
Feeling sexually violated
You can just be at a barbecue and somebody can just pull them up on their phone,' says actor. Lawrence, who has starred in Silver Linings Playbook , X Men , and American Hustle , said she decided not to sue because she was more focused on coping with what had happened. When I first found out it was happening, my security reached out to me. It was happening minute-to-minute - it was almost like a ransom situation where they were releasing new ones every hour or so.
Coming to terms with the leak
Naked pictures of Jennifer Lawrence were leaked on photo website 4chan on August 31 Dozens of explicit photographs of the Hunger Games star appeared online - one of celebrities that hackers claimed to have targeted. Jennifer first shot to fame in film Winter's Bone and went on to give an Oscar winning performance in Silver Linings Playbook. Jennifer Lawrence nude photos. Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence admits she's fiercely protective of private life after nude photo leak and claims she's 'scared' of strangers. Pippa Middleton Pippa Middleton joins Jennifer Lawrence in biggest celebrity hacking after star's intimate pictures were leaked.
Images of more than well-known actors, singers and celebrities, including what appear to be nude photos and videos, may have been exposed by a hacker in a major breach of privacy. On Sunday a user on the 4chan website posted a list of mostly female actors and public figures, including Jennifer Lawrence, Avril Lavigne, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Kirsten Dunst, Aubrey Plaza and Winona Ryder, of whom they claim to have explicit photographs or videos. A number of photos from some celebrities, including Hunger Games star Lawrence, have since been circulating on file-sharing and photo sites. The release of the images has drawn varying responses from the celebrities, with some conceding they are real photos and others denying their veracity. Buzzfeed reported that the user had also posted images of his desktop, one of which appeared to be an image of Jennifer Lawrence. The authorities have been contacted and will prosecute anyone who posts the stolen photos of Jennifer Lawrence. American actor and singer Victoria Judge, who was also named in the file, denied any nude photos of her were real in a tweet on Monday.