Starring: Jennifer Lawrence | D.O.B: August 15, 1990 (age 22) | Occuaption: Actress | Years Active: 2006-present | TAKEN
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, and has two older brothers. Her parents are Karen (née Koch), who runs a children’s camp, and Gary Lawrence, who once owned a concrete construction firm, Lawrence & Associates. She acted in local theatre and, by the age of 14, had decided to pursue an acting career, persuading her parents to take her to New York City to find a talent agent. Prior to finding success in Hollywood, Lawrence attended Kammerer Middle School. She graduated from high school two years early with a 3.9 average in order to begin a career in acting.While growing up and in between acting, Lawrence served as an assistant nurse at the children’s summer day camp that her mother ran. She is known for her role in Debra Granik’s Winter’s Bone, which one best picture at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010 and is generally cited as a breakout performance for her. This lead her in receiving a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress on January 25, 2011, becoming the second-youngest actress to date to be nominated for the category. She also starred as the shape-shifting villain Mystique in X-Men: First Class. In March 2011 she was offered the part of Katniss Everdeen in the film The Hunger Games, based on the best-selling novel by Suzanne Collins - she continues to play Katniss Everdeen throughout the Hunger Games franchise and in November 2012 she played the role of Tiffany in Silver Linings Playbook.
- After the release of Catching Fire, she took up on the role of Alexis Coleman from the film because she thought it was different from all the characters she’s played and plus she gets to travel to Paris. She calls that having the best of both worlds.
- She is still in a relationship with Nicholas Hoult and just like Nina and Ian - she decided to bring him along so that they could not only explore France, but to spend time away from home.
- Relationships: view her relationships here | She is the girlfriend of Nicholas Hoult since 2011 and is close friends with Lily Collins because the two have a lot in common receiving a lot of fame because of starring as heroines in these best-selling novels.
- Personality Traits: sarcastic, witty, comedic