LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — The FBI is now involved in a massive celebrity photo hack scheme.
Nude images of celebrities were stolen from private accounts and leaked online.READ MORE: Strike Averted: IATSE And AMPTP Have 'Basic Contract' Agreement, Per Officials With The Theatrical Stage Employees Union
Jennifer Lawrence, 24, is one of dozens of female stars who were targeted, although the authenticity of many of those images couldn’t be confirmed. The Oscar winner has contacted authorities to investigate who’s responsible for the leak and threatened legal action, her publicist said.
The source of the leak is unclear.
KNX 1070’s Margaret Carrero reports intimate images of Lawrence, who stars in “The Hunger Games” film franchise and won an Academy Award for her role in “Silver Linings Playbook,” began appearing online Sunday.