Jennifer Lawrence Gets Fired Up in "American Hustle": Watch Now!

Jennifer Lawrence Gets Fired Up in

Bringing a blaze to Hollywood this holiday season, Jennifer Lawrence lights her kitchen on fire in an exclusive MTV clip from her new movie American Hustle.

The 23-year-old plays the high-strung Rosalyn, opposite Christian Bales sleazy, uncaring conman. Showing off her lackluster cooking skills, as well as her command over her man, Rosalyn lights the kitchen on fire, and then blames her hubby for it!

American Hustle director, David O. Russell spoke in an interview with USA Today, saying, “I”m superstitious so I don”t want to say too much, but I”m very excited about it. We watched the film yesterday and it”s wonderful to see when everything comes together at a higher level than it was before, even when you were excited about it before.”

Slated to premiere on December 18th, American Hustle follows A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive British partner Sydney Prosser, who are forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.