Hollywood, CA, United States (4E) – A rep for media darling and Hunger Games star, Jennifer Lawrence confirms that the nude images circulating around the Internet today have been stolen from her iCould account.
News of Lawrence’s nude photos came to light after a 4chan user claimed to have released images of numerous Hollywood actresses and celebrities after a major hack.
“This is a flagrant violation of privacy,” the spokesperson said in an interview with Huffington Post. “The authorities have been contacted and will prosecute anyone who posts the stolen photos of Jennifer Lawrence.”
According to the Los Angeles Police Department, they currently have no knowledge of the hacking, while the FBI neither confirms nor denies reports of the cyber attack.
Apple could not be reached for comment.
The hacker alleges that there are several more images and videos that he can release for money.
Among victims of this cyber attack are Mary Elizabeth Winstead, recognized for playing Ramona Flowers in the cult hit Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, young actress Victoria Justice who denied veracity of the images, as well as Nickelodeon star Ariana Grande whose rep says that the images are “completely fake.