Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence (born August 15, 1990) is an American actress.

Her first major role was as a lead cast member on TBS's The Bill Engvall Show (2007–2009) and she subsequently appeared in the independent films The Burning Plain (2008) and Winter's Bone (2010), for which she received nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Satellite Award, Independent Spirit Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. At age 20, she was the second-youngest actress ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress. At age 22, her performance in the romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook (2012) earned her the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, Satellite Award and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress, amongst other accolades, making her the youngest person ever to be nominated for two Academy Awards for Best Actress and the second-youngest Best Actress winner.

Lawrence is also known for playing Raven Darkhölme / Mystique in the 2011 film X-Men: First Class, a role she will reprise in X-Men: Days of Future Past in 2014. In 2012, she achieved international recognition starring as the heroine Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, an adaptation of Suzanne Collins' best-selling novel of the same name. Her performance in the film garnered her notable critical praise and marked her as the highest-grossing action heroine of all time.

Lawrence's performances thus far have prompted Rolling Stone to call her "the most talented young actress in America." In 2013, Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jennifer Lawrence, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2016PassengersAurora2016-12-21
2016X-Men: ApocalypseRaven / Mystique2016-05-27
2015JoyJoy Mangano2015-12-25
2015The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2Katniss Everdeen2015-11-19
2015Dior and IElle-Même2015-04-10
2014The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1Katniss Everdeen2014-11-20
2014SerenaSerena Pemberton2014-10-12
2014X-Men: Days of Future PastRaven / Mystique2014-05-23
2013American HustleRosalyn Rosenfeld2013-12-20
2013The Hunger Games: Catching FireKatniss Everdeen2013-11-22
2013Devil You KnowYoung Zoe2013-07-09
2012Silver Linings PlaybookTiffany2012-12-25
2012House at the End of the StreetElissa2012-09-21
2012The Hunger GamesKatniss Everdeen2012-03-12
2011Like CrazySam2011-10-28
2011X-Men: First ClassRaven Darkholme / Mystique2011-05-24
2011The BeaverNorah2011-05-05
2010Winter's BoneRee Dolly2010-06-11
2008The Burning PlainMariana2008-07-11
2008Garden PartyTiff2008-07-11
2008The Poker HouseAgnes2008-06-20
1970East of Eden
1970The Rules of InheritanceClaire