Everybody knows that you can't run a success timber empire with out cutting down some trees. Also, you can't play a timber empress in a movie without looking like you can cut down a tree.
Swinging an ax is only part of the job description for Lawrence's role in this adaptation of Ron Rash's novel. She also gets to go absolutely crazy and murder-y, which is something we don't get to see enough of from JLaw.
"Serena" hits VOD in the US on February 26 and opens in theaters on March 27.