Jennifer Lawrence 'Wanted to Kill' Harvey Weinstein After 'Criminal' Behavior Was Exposed
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Harvey Weinstein's Sexual Misconduct Accusers (So Far)

"I want to see him in jail," Lawrence says on "60... Minutes."

Jennifer Lawrence had some very strong feelings about Harvey Weinstein when she learned of all the women who accused the disgraced movie mogul of varying degrees of sexual misconduct.

The "Red Sparrow" star appeared on CBS' "60 Minutes" Sunday night, telling correspondent Bill Whitaker that although Weinstein -- who produced her Oscar-winning movie, "Silver Linings Playbook" -- never acted inappropriate toward her, she still wants "to see him in jail."

"What he was did was criminal and deplorable, and when it came out and I heard about it, I wanted to kill him," Lawrence said. "The way that he destroyed so many women's lives. I want to see him in jail."

Whitaker noted that Lawrence has said in the past that she doesn't like doing movies that contain a lot of sex, yet "Red Sparrow" is all about sex. "Why'd you change your mind?" he asked.

"I read this script that I'm dying to do," she said. "And the one thing that's getting in my way is nudity. And I realized there's a difference between consent and not. And I showed up for the first day and I did it. And I felt empowered. I feel like something that was taken from me I got back and am using in my art."

Lawrence said her 2014 nude photo hacking incident still affects her to this day.

"I did feel like I took the power out of -- out of having my -- my body taken from me," she admitted. "I felt like I -- I took it back and I could, and I-- and I could almost own it again."

Whitaker then asked the actress if she was worried that audiences wouldn't see her body the way she sees it.

"I was, but it doesn't matter," she said. "It's my body and it's my art and it's my choice. And if you don't like boobs, you should not go see 'Red Sparrow.'"

Lawrence also touched upon the gender pay inequality in Hollywood and the impassioned essay she wrote back in October 2015 after it was revealed that she earned considerably less than her male co-stars in "American Hustle."

When Whitaker asked Lawrence why she blamed herself and not the studio in her essay, Lawrence replied, "Because I didn't fight hard enough. It was my own mentality that led me to believe that I didn't deserve to be paid equally."

"You feel you know your worth now?" Whitaker asked.

"I feel I know my worth, and I feel like I work to keep it that way," she replied.

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