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This year's girl: Jennifer Lawrence

By April Neale Dec 24, 2013, 8:49 GMT

This year's girl: Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence in the movie "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire."

Jennifer Lawrence has been voted Entertainer of the Year by members of the Associated Press.

The annual survey of its broadcast and newspaper members in addition to subscribers voted on who they would consider was Entertainer of the Year. 70 editors and media contributors voted for who they considered to be the greatest influence on entertainment and culture in 2013.

Lawrence's competition came from Twerked tongue genius Miley Cyrus and she reportedly won by just one vote, according to reports in USA Today.

Cyrus received 14 votes, just one more than Netflix which was also nominated. Critically acclaimed drama series Breaking Bad also received 10 votes.

Lawrence took the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in The Silver Linings Playbook. The actress has rave reviews for The Hunger Games, the second part of which was released in November.

Other entertainers who have won the award in the past include Betty White, Taylor Swift, Tina Fey and Lady Gaga.



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