Jennifer Lawrence

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Jennifer Shrader Lawrence
  • Birth Place: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/15/1990, Leo
  • Profession: Actor
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Jennifer Lawrence Fast Facts:
  • Grew up a tomboy in Kentucky and played sports, including basketball on an otherwise all-boy team; nickname was Nitro.
  • Knew she wanted to be an actress at age 14 after a talent agent stopped her on the street in New York, took her picture and sent her on auditions.
  • In 2008, received the Outstanding Performance Award at the Los Angeles Film Festival for The Poker House.
  • Named Best New Young Actress at the Venice Film Festival for her performance in The Burning Plain.
  • Was named by the New York Times as one of the 50 people to watch in 2010.
  • Took eight hours to apply her makeup and three more to remove it for her role as the blue-skinned mutant Mystique in the 2011 film X-Men: First Class.
  • Jennifer Lawrence Relationships:
  • Gary Lawrence - Father
  • Blaine Lawrence - Brother
  • Karen Lawrence - Mother
  • Ben Lawrence - Brother
  • Nicholas Hoult - Ex-significant Other
  • Jennifer Lawrence Awards:
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2010 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 2013 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical - Winner
  • 2013 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Movie Actress - Winner
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • 2012 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role - Winner
  • 2013 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 2013 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Supporting Actress - Winner
  • 2011 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • 2013 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Face of Heroism - Winner
  • 2012 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Leading Actress - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Winner
  • 2013 People's Choice Awards: Favorite On-Screen Chemistry - Winner
  • 2014 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Winner

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