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Monday, 25 February 2013

Jennifer Lawrence Biography and Pictures Gallery 2013

Jennifer Lawrence Biography and Pictures Gallery 2013

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence (born August 15, 1990) is an American actress. Her first major role was as a lead cast member on TBS' 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 third-youngest actress ever to be nominated
for the Academy Award for Best Actress. At age 22, her performance as a recovering six addict in the romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook (2012) earned her the Screen Actors Guild Award, Golden Globe Award, Independent Spirit Award, Satellite Award, and the Academy Award for Best Actress, amongst other accolades, making her the youngest person ever to be nominated for two Best Actress Oscars and the second youngest Best Actress winner.

Lawrence is also known for playing Raven Darkhölme/Mystique in the 2011 film X-Men: First Class. 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".

Lawrence was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, and has two older brothers, Ben and Blaine. Her parents are Karen, who runs a children's camp, and Gary Lawrence, who once owned a concrete construction firm, Lawrence & Associates. She acted in local theater 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.

 2012–present: Upcoming projects

In 2012, Lawrence replaced Angelina Jolie in Susanne Bier's depression-era thriller, The Falling, based on the novel Serena by Ron Rash. She will be playing the role of an unstable woman named Serena who learns that she can never bear her husband children and is set out to murder the woman who bore her husband an illegitimate son before their marriage.

On September 10, 2012, Lawrence began working on the film adaptation of the second novel in the The Hunger Games trilogy, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, which is scheduled to be released on November 22, 2013.

In October 2012, Lawrence was announced as the new face of Dior.She ranked No. 1 on AskMen's list of Top 99 Most Desirable Women for 2013.

In 2014, Lawrence will be reprising her role as Mystique in X-Men: Days of Future Past with James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender.

On February 15, 2013 it was announced that Lawrence will star opposite Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, and Amy Adams in the Untitled David O. Russell/Abscam Project about the ’70s FBI sting operation Abscam. She will also be starring in her third collaboration film with David O. Russell titled The Ends of the Earth.

Lawrence will be starring as Jeannette Walls in the film adaptation of the best-selling memoir The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls.

Source: Wikipedia

Jennifer Lawrence Pictures Gallery 2013



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