The friend confided to People Magazine:
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And it's all thanks to MTV!
The Silver Linings Playbook actress was honored with Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role at the SAG Awards, beating out heavy hitters Naomi Watts, Marion Cotillard, Jessica Chastain, and Helen Mirren.
Girlfriend was SO EXCITED she almost ripped her designer gown on her way to the podium!
Ch-ch-check out the starlet's actress' heartfelt acceptance speech (above)!!!