Jennifer Lawrence Profile
Jennifer Lawrence is an actress from the United States best known for her role was as the title character’s oldest daughter on the sitcom The Bill Engvall Show, in the drama Garden Party, and her breakthrough role was as a poor-stricken adolescent girl named Ree Dolly in the coming-of-age independent mystery drama Winter’s Bone. Her career advanced as she starred as the mutant Mystique in the X-Men film series and Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games film series. The latter cemented her position as the highest-grossing action heroine of all time.
Jennifer Lawrence Education
Lawrence attended Louisville’s Kammerer Middle School. She did not enjoy her childhood because of hyperactivity and social anxiety, and she saw herself as an outcast among her peers. Lawrence participated in cheerleading, softball, field hockey, and basketball at school, where she played on a boys’ team coached by her father. She dropped out of school at the age of 14 and never received a GED or a diploma.
Jennifer Lawrence Age
Lawrence is 31 years old as of 2021. She was born Jennifer Shrader Lawrence on 15 August 1990 in Indian Hills, Kentucky, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 15 August.
Jennifer Lawrence Family
Lawrence was born to Gary, the owner of a construction company, and Karen (née Koch), a summer camp director. Ben and Blaine are her two older brothers. Karen raised her to be “tough” like her brothers and forbade her from playing with other girls in preschool because she was “too rough” with them.
Jennifer Lawrence Cooke Maroney – Husband
Lawrence began dating her co-star Nicholas Hoult while filming X-Men: First Class in 2010. The couple split up around the time they finished filming X-Men: Days of Future Past in 2014. Lawrence began dating filmmaker Darren Aronofsky in September 2016, after meeting on the set of Mother!. They split up in November of 2017.
Cooke Maroney, an art gallery director, and began dating in 2018, and they got engaged in February 2019. They married in Rhode Island in October of that year. They live in Lower Manhattan, New York City, and Beverly Hills, California as of May 2019. The couple was confirmed to be expecting their first child together in September 2021.
Jennifer Lawrence Net Worth
Lawrence has an estimated net worth of $6 billion. She was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016, with her films grossing more than $6 billion worldwide to date. She was named to Time’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2013 and to Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list from 2013 to 2016.
Jennifer Lawrence Mystique
She played the shapeshifting mutant Mystique, a role previously played by Rebecca Romijn. Vaughn cast Lawrence because he believed she could portray both the character’s weakness and strength during her transformation. Lawrence worked out and lost weight to prepare for the role. Mystique’s blue form required eight hours of makeup, including the application of latex pieces and body paint to her otherwise naked body, as Romijn had done in the previous films.
Lawrence then played Mystique again in X-Men: Days of Future Past, which served as a prequel to both X-Men: The Last Stand (2006) and X-Men: First Class (2008). (2011). In X-Me, she reprised her role as Mystique for the third time. In X-Men: Apocalypse, she reprised her role as Mystique for the third time (2016). A year later, Lawrence made her fourth and final appearance as Mystique in the critically and commercially unsuccessful superhero film Dark Phoenix.
Jennifer Lawrence Red Sparrow
The following year, she starred in Francis Lawrence’s espionage thriller Red Sparrow, based on Jason Matthews’ novel of the same name, as Dominika Egorova, a Russian spy who contacts a mysterious CIA agent (played by Joel Edgerton).
Jennifer Lawrence Hunger Games
Lawrence starred as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games in 2012. The film was based on the first book in Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games trilogy. It received positive reviews, with Lawrence’s portrayal of Katniss Everdeen receiving special praise. It became the highest-grossing film with a female lead, grossing over $690 million worldwide. Lawrence hosted an episode of the NBC late-night sketch comedy Saturday Night Live in January 2013. Her first release of 2013 was The Devil You Know, a small-scale production she had filmed for in 2005. She later played Katniss Everdeen again in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the second installment in the Hunger Games series.
Jennifer Lawrence X-Men
Lawrence sought a lighter role after her dramatic performance in Winter’s Bone, and she found it in her first high-profile release, Matthew Vaughn’s superhero film X-Men: First Class, a prequel to the X-Men film series. She played the shapeshifting mutant Mystique, a role previously played by Rebecca Romijn. Vaughn cast Lawrence because he believed she could portray both the character’s weakness and strength during her transformation. She worked out and lost weight to prepare for the role. Mystique’s blue form required eight hours of makeup, including the application of latex pieces and body paint to her otherwise naked body, as Romijn had done in the previous films.
Lawrence was required to report to set at 2:00 a.m. as part of this process. She was intimidated by the role, despite her admiration for Romijn. Claudia Puig, writing for USA Today, thought the film was a “classy re-boot” of the film series, and that her “high-spirited performance” energized the film. X-Men: First Class became Lawrence’s highest-grossing film at the time, grossing $350 million worldwide. Lawrence then played Mystique again in X-Men: Days of Future Past, a sequel to both X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men: First Class. The film received favorable reviews and grossed $748.1 million worldwide, making it the highest-grossing film in the X-Men franchise to that point.
Jennifer Lawrence Oscar
Lawrence received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for her work in Silver Linings Playbook (2012). She has three Golden Globe nominations, including Best Actress – Comedy or Musical for Silver Linings Playbook (2012) and Joy (2015), as well as Best Supporting Actress for American Hustle (2013). She also received a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance in American Hustle. Seven MTV Movie Awards, six People’s Choice Awards, a Satellite Award for Silver Linings Playbook, and a Saturn Award for The Hunger Games are among her other honors.
Jennifer Lawrence TV Shows
- 2017 – Jimmy Kimmel Live!
- 2013 – Saturday Night Live
- 2007–2009 – The Bill Engvall Show
- 2007–2008 – Medium
- 2007 – Cold Case
- 2006 – Monk
Jennifer Lawrence Movies
- 2021 – Don’t Look Up
- 2019 – Love, Antosha
- 2019 – Dark Phoenix
- 2018 – Red Sparrow
- 2017 – Mother!
- 2016 – A Beautiful Planet
- 2016 – X-Men: Apocalypse
- 2016 – Passengers
- 2015 – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2
- 2015 – Joy
- 2014 – X-Men: Days of Future Past
- 2014 – Serena
- 2014 – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
- 2013 – The Devil You Know – Young Zoe Hughes
- 2013 – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
- 2013 – American Hustle
- 2012 – The Hunger Games
- 2012 – Silver Linings Playbook
- 2012 – House at the End of the Street
- 2011 – Like Crazy