Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress. Her first major role was as a lead cast member on the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show. She appeared in the independent drama Winter’s Bone while her first commercial success was the superhero film X-Men: First Class. Lawrence gained international fame for playing heroine Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games film series, which established her as the highest-grossing action heroine as of 2015. She starred in David O. Russell’s romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook, for which she won a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and the Academy Award for Best Actress, becoming the second-youngest Best Actress Oscar winner. For her supporting role in Russell’s comedy-drama American Hustle, she won a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award.
Name: Jennifer Shrader Lawrence
Nickname: Jen, JLaw
Date of Birth: August 15, 1990
Place of Birth: Louisville, KY
Place of Residence: Beverly Hills, CA
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Education: Kammerer Middle School
Height: 5’9″ / 175 cm
Weight: 139 lbs / 63 kg
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe size: 10.5 / 42 (EU)
Dress size: 6 (US)
Bra size: 32C
Measurements: 35-26-36 in / 89-66-91.5 cm
Facebook: Jennifer Lawrence
- Nicholas Hoult (2010 – 2014)
- Chris Martin (2014 – 2015)
Awards and Honors:
- 2013 – Saturn Award for Best Actress
- 2013 – AACTA International Award for Best Actress
- 2013 – Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
- 2 more Oscar Nominations
- Won 2 Golden Globes (2013, 2014)
- 2014 – BAFTA Film Award for Best Supporting Actress
- 2014 – American Comedy Award for Best Comedy Supporting Actress
- Maxim’s Hot 100
Hobbies and Interests: Playing guitar, Internet, Painting
Favorite Color: Blue, Gold
Favorite Food: Junk Food
Favorite Music: Beatles, The Spice Girls, The Black Keys, Queen
Favorite Movie: Breakfast At Tiffany’s, Shawshank Redemption, The Sound Of Music
Favorite TV Shows: Gossip Girl, Bones , The Simpsons, Family Guy
Favorite Book: We need to talk about Kevin, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters & Seymour
Favorite Sports: Basketball
- She has two older brothers.
- She is of English, German, Irish, and Scottish descent.
- At school, she was voted the “Most Talkative”.
- She loves horse riding.
- Her nickname at school was “Nitro” because she was so energetic and full of life.
- She has no formal acting training.
- Her parents made a deal with her, she could only act if she finished school.
- She has a pet cat, named Shadow.
- She’s a huge fan of Jeff Bridges.
- She is good friends with Emma Stone.