Jennifer Lawrence to play Joy Mangano?

London: Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is reportedly being considered to play the lead role in a biopic about Miracle Mop inventor Joy Mangano.

Directed by David O Russell, the filmmaker is allegedly looking to recruit the `Hunger Games` star for his take on Mangano`s rise to glory, reported Digital Spy.

Russell has previously worked with the actress on `Silver Linings Playbook` and `American Hustle`.

The story of Joy Mangano would explore the American entrepreneur`s big lifestyle change from a single mother to a QVC star.

Lawrence is currently working on the next instalments in the `Hunger Games` series, Mockingjay, and is attached to two Gary Ross projects, `East of Eden` and `Burial Rites`.