Jennifer Lawrence is one of the hardest working stars in Hollywood- but that doesn't make her a slave!
Silver Linings Playbook and American Hustle director David O. Russell was trying to illustrate how hard he thought J-Law was being worked, and he went a bit offsides, comparing the Hunger Games franchise to slavery.
Even he knew it was not a wise thing to say; he also alluded to the trouble the statement would cause.
Well, now that he's reaped the whirlwind of criticism, David has wasted no time showing his regret. He said: