Jennifer Lawrence Signs on to Star in 'East of Eden'

Jennifer Lawrence Signs on to Star in 'East of Eden'

Jennifer Lawrence has landed a new gig!

According to Variety, the 23-year-old actress will star in Universal’s upcoming adaptation of “East of Eden”!

Based on the John Steinbeck novel, the story revolves around a father and two sons in California’s Salinas Valley, and the dark secrets about their mother (Lawrence) whom they thought was dead.

East of Eden will be directed by Gary Ross, the director behind The Hunger Games. The story will reportedly be told in two films.

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