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Jennifer Lawrence's 'American Hustle' accent inspired by 'Real Housewives of New Jersey'?

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Jennifer Lawrence in "American Hustle." Credit: AP

'REAL HOUSEWIVES' OF 'AMERICAN HUSTLE.' Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence says she may be channeling "The Real Housewives" franchise in her role as ditzy 1970s wife Rosalyn Rosenfeld in the new film "American Hustle." "I can't tell where it [the accent] came from because I just kind of started speaking in it, and I've been watching a lot of reality TV shows and those reality TV shows have a lot of New Jersey women, so I can't say that it's not from them," she told MTV. "I wish I could," she joked.

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