No more Mr. Nice Jennifer Lawrence.
Sony was reportedly unwilling to offer the same $20 million it was paying J.Law for Passengers—otherwise known as the movie for which J.Law is earning more than Chris Pratt—so she lowered her rate to be able to work with Boyhood director Richard Linklater, whom she had brought on. But the deal-making dragged on, so much so that Lawrence was like "I don't want to keep fighting over millions of dollars when I could be washing my hands."
So she left, Linklater followed, and now we'll never get to see this rom-com as it was meant to be. But at the same time, feminism, knowing your own worth, etc. We're marking it down as a win.
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