updated 11/21/2013 AT 1:00 PM ET
•originally published 11/24/2013 AT 10:00 AM ET
We’ve come to expect a lot from Jennifer Lawrence on the red carpet. Just a few days ago, she was taking a detour from the pomp and pageantry to say hello to a young crying fan in the stands at the London premiere of The Hunger Games.
And Wednesday night, on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, she was winning yet another red carpet, giving the gathered Hunger Games fanatics, not to mention the hordes of photographers, a performance to remember. (Seriously, has any movie star ever been so excited to share her newest film with the fans?) A few of the snapshots we couldn’t stop talking about: