Jennifer Lawrence

Born Aug 15, 1990

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. She started out her career by playing lead roles in TBS's The Bill Engvall Show and in the independent films The Burning Plain and Winter's Bone, for which she received nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Satellite Award, and the Screen Actors Guild Award. At age 20, she became the second youngest actress ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.… Read More

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1990 Birth Jennifer Shrader Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990, in the Indian Hills suburbs of Louisville, Kentucky, to Gary Lawrence, a construction worker, and his wife, Karen (née Koch), a children's camp manager. … Read More


2008 17 Years Old In 2008, Lawrence made her film debut with a supporting role in the independent drama film Garden Party, following which she featured in prominent roles in two additional releases of the year. … Read More
2009 18 Years Old …  Filmed in 2009, the production was delayed due to controversy concerning Gibson, and eventually failed to find a wide audience. … Read More
2010 19 Years Old While filming X-Men: First Class in 2010, Lawrence began a romantic relationship with her co-star Nicholas Hoult. Following a brief split in 2013, the couple broke up while filming for X-Men: Days of Future Past in 2014.


2011 20 Years Old In 2011, Lawrence took on a supporting role in Like Crazy, a romantic drama about long-distance relationships, starring Anton Yelchin and Felicity Jones.
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Lawrence's profile continued to grow in 2012 when she starred as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, a film adaptation of author Suzanne Collins' first book in The Hunger Games trilogy. … Read More
2014 23 Years Old In 2014, Lawrence was one of the victims of the iCloud leaks of celebrity photos, during which several nude pictures of her were leaked online. … Read More
…  In 2015, Lawrence wrote an essay for the Lenny Letter in which she criticized the gender pay gap in Hollywood. … Read More
As of 2016, Lawrence is the highest-paid actress in the world and her films have grossed over $5 billion worldwide. … Read More
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