SAG honours Lawrence

Los Angeles - Jennifer Lawrence won the award for best actress from the Screen Actors Guild on Sunday.

Lawrence won for her role as a young widow in the film Silver Linings Playbook.

Jennifer Lawrence accepts the award for outstanding female actor in a leading role for Silver Linings Playbook from presenter Robert De Niro at the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday. Credit: Reuters

The Screen Actors Guild, made up of 100 000 actors working in the United States, handed out trophies for the best performances on film and television at a dinner in Los Angeles. - Reuters