Jennifer Lawrence: I’m Setting Bradley Cooper Up on Dates With My Friends

1362081801_bradley cooper jennifer lawrence lg
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence at the Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach on February 23, 2013. 

Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper have undeniable onscreen chemistry, but the Silver Linings Playbook costars have no intention of dating in real life. Despite rumors to the contrary, both actors have repeatedly refuted reports that they're an item.

Before Lawrence nabbed the Best Actress in a Leading Role at Sunday's Academy Awards, the 22-year-old spoke to MTV about her alleged affection for Cooper. (The Oscar winner split with her X-Men: First Class costar Nicholas Hoult in January following a two-year courtship.)

PHOTOS: Jennifer Lawrence's red carpet evolution

Read article

"My publicist told me that a magazine was going to say I was having a thing with either [The Hunger Games: Catching Fire's] Sam Claflin or Bradley Cooper, and I got to choose. And I chose Bradley Cooper because I love Sam's fiancee [actress Laura Haddock] so much," Lawrence said. "Sam is so sweet. So sweet that he's almost not hot anymore."

VIDEO: Watch Jennifer Lawrence trip at the Oscars

Cooper, whose on-and-off romance with Zoe Saldana ended in December 2012, is even getting assistance from Lawrence in the dating department. "I feel like all I've been doing lately is setting him up," the actress revealed. "I was like, 'You know what? I'm gonna save time and just get you a booklet with pictures of my friends. You just go through and pick them out, because this is getting exhausting.'"

PHOTOS: Bradley Cooper's love life

Read article

Unlike the Limitless leading man, Lawrence isn't looking for a rebound romance. In fact, all she really wanted on Oscars night was some fast food. "I can see the McDonald's right there," the hungry actress said, pointing to the chain restaurant located across the street. Lawrence's publicist then offered to get her some grub. "And you have to remind them about ketchup, because they never include ketchup!" Lawrence warned. "You have to ask for it. Cheapskates!"

VIDEO: Who should Jennifer Lawrence date next?

Read article

"Ketchup on french fries is a classic," Lawrence told MTV, "and today is a classic day."

For access to all our exclusive celebrity videos and interviews – Subscribe on YouTube!