Jennifer Lawrence - Updated Jul 2024

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress. Jennifer Lawrence became Time’s ‘100 Most Influential People in the world’. Likewise, she also became the ‘Forbes Celebrity 100’ in the years 2014 and 2016.

Early Childhood

Jennifer Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990, and is currently 33 years old. Her full name is Jennifer Shrader Lawrence and her zodiac sign is Leo. Likewise, she was born in Indian Hills, Northeast of Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America and her nationality is American. Similarly, she belongs to a Caucasian ethnic background and follows Christianity. Regarding her family background, she is the daughter of Gary Lawrence and Karen Lawrence. Her father was a construction worker and her mother was the manager at the summer camp.

Similarly, she had two elder brothers, Ben Lawrence, and Blaine Lawrence. Moreover, during her childhood, she was close to her siblings and hardly played with girls. Furthermore, during childhood, she survived two fatal accidents as an infant. Moreover, she was knocked over by a car when she was only 18 months old. Likewise, just a year later, she fractured her tailbone due to falling off a running horse.

Likewise, she had a tomboy nature and also developed anxiety as she found it difficult in fitting with the rest of her classmates. Moreover, she was at her best when she went on stage. Similarly, she also loved acting and also used to participate in several plays in church and school.

Jennifer Lawrence – Net Worth 2024

The award-winning personality has a stellar acting career. Likewise, Jennifer Lawrence has made wonders in her career as an actor and has gained an impressive amount of name and fame. Similarly, regarding her net worth, she has a net worth of around $134 million. Moreover, she is one of the best-paid actresses. Likewise, she resides in a luxurious mansion in Beverly Hills, California.

Professional Life

Early Career

During her family holiday in New York at the age of 14, Jennifer Lawrence was spotted by a photographer. Likewise, they made arrangements with ad and television agencies for her. However, as she was very young, hence her mother was very skeptical regarding her career in acting. Moreover, with her perseverance, she requested her mother to sign her on the CESD Talent Agency. They agreed but with one condition placed before that, she must first graduate from high school.

Moreover, after graduating from high school, she made her breakthrough in the year 2006. She appeared on the television show ‘Company Town’. Following this, she made her television debut by making guest appearances on several sitcoms. Likewise, she appeared as Lauren on the reality show ‘The Bill Engvall Show. In the year 2008, she made her debut in a movie from the American movie ‘Garden Party. Similarly, in the same year, she played in the series ‘The Poker House’ in which she played the role of the eldest daughter of a drug addict mother.

Rise to Stardom

In the year 2010, when she was 20 years old, she played a helpless yet dauntless seventeen-year-old girl in the movie ‘Winter’s Bone. Moreover, her career received the spotlight as she was nominated for the ‘Best Actress award at the prestigious Oscars. Similarly, after acting in ‘Like Crazy’ and ‘The Beaver’, she appeared in ‘X-Men: First Class’ in the year 2011. This role was very demanding mentally and physically for which she was trained in archery, tree climbing, and combat. Moreover, she portrayed the role impressively with the support of her mother and pushed her limits.

Followed by her fabulous projection of action movies such as X-Men and Hunger Games, she took a sober role in the romantic drama ‘Silver Linings Playbook’. Moreover, she auditioned over ‘Skype’ with David O. Russell and he even shared his inhibitions about her being very young for the role. Moreover, she convinced him to do the part and also delivered an outstanding performance in the movie. Likewise, she won an Oscar for ‘Best Performance as an Actress in a Leading Role.

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Caption: Jennifer Lawrence on the show ‘Hunger Games. Source: Instagram

More on career and Achievements

Similarly, her Hunger Games series, ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ became her highest-gross release at the box office. Additionally, she was nominated for Oscars for her performance in ‘American Hustle’. In this movie, she played the role of a neurotic wife ‘Rosalyn Rosenfeld’. Likewise, in the year 2014, she played in other several movies including ‘Serena’, ‘X-men: Days of the Past, ‘Mockingjay – Part 1 & 2’, and ‘Hunger Games. Moreover, she received the Golden Globe Award in two categories for ‘Best Actress’ and ‘Best Actress in Supporting Role’. Likewise, she is the recipient of six ‘People’s Choice Awards for her role in ‘X-Men’ and the ‘Hunger Games.

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Jennifer Lawrence with her award. Source: Instagram

Additionally, her performance in the 2015 movie ‘Joy’ also gave her a nomination for Oscar making her the youngest artist to receive four nominations for the Academy Awards. Likewise, she is the founder of ‘Excellent Cadaver’ which is a production company. Besides this, she has also worked for several charitable programs including ‘Feeding America’, ‘Thirst Project’, and ‘Do Something’. Additionally, she has started the ‘Jennifer Lawrence Foundation’. Likewise, for the installment of a cardiac intensive care unit at Kosair Children’s Hospital, she donated $2 million.

Relationship Status

Regarding her relationship status, Jennifer Lawrence is straight and is in a marital relationship with Cooke Maroney. He is an art gallery director whom she started dating in the year 2018. They got married in October 2019 in Rhode Island. Before this, she was in a relationship with Nicholas Hoult, Chris Martin, and Darren Aronofsky.

Body Measurements

Jennifer Lawrence stands 5 feet 9 inches (59 inches) tall and weighs around 63 kg (139 pounds). Likewise, her body measurement is 35-26-36 inches. Similarly, Jennifer has an athletic body type with a strong husky voice. Looking at her physical appearance, she has fair skin with mesmerizing blue eyes and blonde hair color.

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Caption: Jennifer Lawrence posing for a picture. Source: Instagram

Jennifer Lawrence – Social Media

Reflecting upon her social media presence, Jennifer Lawrence does not have any social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and so on. However, there are many fan pages of her dedication to her fans.