Joy Starring Jennifer LawrenceThere is a formula developing in Hollywood: Jennifer Lawrence + David O. Russell = fantastically entertaining films with multiple awards nominations and the two are looking to continue their successful run with the upcoming production Joy. Shooting on this dynamic duo’s new project is set to begin soon and casting calls have been announced for several outstanding roles. This could be a chance for aspiring actors to work alongside one of the world’s biggest stars and most talented directors at the top of their games.Joy will be directed by Russell, a five time Oscar nominee for his films American Hustle, Silver Linings Playbook and The Fighter from a script by himself and Academy Award nominee Annie Mumolo (Bridesmaids) and will tell the true story of Joy Mangano, a woman who overcame tremendous personal and financial struggles to become one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the country with her invention of The Miracle Mop.Mr. Russell, known for stocking his films with unbelievably talented ensemble casts, has done it once again with Academy Award winner Lawrence (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, Winter’s Bone, X-Men: Days of Future Past) stepping into the role of Joy and being backed up by Elisabeth Röhm (Beauty and the Beast, The Client List, Law & Order), Oscar nominee Virginia Madsen (Sideways, Hatfields & McCoys, A Prairie Home Companion), Golden Globe nominee Édgar Ramírez (Zero Dark Thirty, Hands of Stone, Point Break), 3-time Academy Award nominee Diane Ladd (Christmas Vacation, Enlightened, Come Early Morning), 4-time Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper (American Sniper, Wedding Crashers, Yes Man) and the one and only Robert De Niro (Raging Bull, The Godfather Part II, Being Flynn).Casting calls for the latest highly anticipated Lawrence/Russell collaboration Joy will be taking place soon and the producers and casting directors for this biopic are organizing them now. Performers of various ages and types will be needed for roles and interested actors can send submissions today to this email firstname.lastname@example.org. Check back at this post for audition news and updates throughput the production and leave a message below and tell us what you think of the project and why you would like to be involved in upcoming casting calls for Joy starring Jennifer Lawrence.