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Jennifer Lawrence (III)


Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is best known for playing Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games (2012), Tiffany Maxwell in Silver Linings Playbook (2012), and Rosalyn Rosenfeld in American Hustle (2013). Jennifer Shrader Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990 in Louisville, Kentucky, to Karen (Koch), who manages a children's camp, and ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 112 wins & 112 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2014/I Serena
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 2011 The Beaver
Norah
 2011 Like Crazy
Sam
 2007-2008 Medium (TV Series)
Young Allison / Claire Chase
- Mother's Little Helper (2007) ... Claire Chase
 2006 Company Town (TV Movie)
Caitlin
 2006 Monk (TV Series)
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- Mr. Monk and the Big Game (2006) ... Mascot
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Other Works:

Public Service Announcement (PSA) TV commercial, "Join the Movement for Physical Activity," with Nicholas Hoult, Jennifer Lawrence, and Lucas Till, in their characters from X-Men: First Class (2011) for the ActionHeroAlliance.com by the Ad Council and the US Department of Health and Human Services. See more »

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3 Interviews | 11 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 20 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

... I have this feeling of protectiveness over characters I want to play. I worry about them - if someone else gets the part, I'm afraid they won't do it right; they'll make the character a victim or they'll make her a villain or they'll just get it wrong somehow.

... When I get like that, anything's possible. See more »

Trivia:

Is one of 26 actresses who have received an Academy Award for their performance in a comedy; hers being for Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008). The others in chronological order, are: Claudette Colbert (It Happened One Night (1934)), Loretta Young (The Farmer's Daughter (1947)), Josephine Hull (Harvey (1950)), Judy Holliday (Born Yesterday (1950)), Audrey Hepburn (Roman Holiday (1953)), Goldie Hawn (... See more »

Trademark:

Slightly husky voice

Nickname:

Jen See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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