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Jennifer Lawrence

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Jennifer Lawrence Basic Information

Stage Name: Jennifer Lawrence
Real Name: Jennifer Shrader Lawrence
Occupation: Actress
Date Of Birth/Age: August 15, 1990 (33 Years Old)
Place of Birth: Indian Hills, Kentucky, U.S.
Gender: Female
Nationality: American
Marital Status: Cooke Maroney (m.2019)
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Height: 5’9
Net Worth: $160m (2022)

Jennifer Lawrence Biography

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is a famous American actress. She was the world’s highest-paid actress in 2015 and 2016. Her films have grossed over $6 billion worldwide. In 2013, Lawrence appeared in Time’s 100 list of the most influential people in the world. From 2013 to 2016, she appeared in the Forbes Celebrity 100 list.

Jennifer Lawrence, Yours Truly, People, March 2, 2024
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Family

Jennifer Lawrence was born in Indian Hills, Kentucky, United States, where her family lived. Jennifer comes from a family of five. As a kid, she performed in church plays and school musicals. She was spotted at fourteen by a talent scout while vacationing in New York City with her family. This prompted her to move to Los Angeles, California, to begin her acting career with guest roles in television.

Parents

Jennifer Lawrence’s parents are Gary and Karen Lawrence.

Jennifer Lawrence, Yours Truly, People, March 2, 2024
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Father

Jennifer Lawrence’s father is Gary Lawrence. He is a construction company owner. Gary coached a boys’ basketball team that Jennifer played with as a teenager.

She began performing for her father whenever he worked from home, either as a clown or a ballerina.

Mother

Jennifer’s mom is Karen Lawrence, a Summer Camp manager. She raised her daughter to be tough like her older brothers and did not allow her to play with other girls in preschool because she believed Jennifer was too “rough” for them.

Jennifer has stated that she did not enjoy her childhood due to her hyperactivity and social anxiety. She considered herself a misfit among her peers. However, she never felt anxious when she was on stage.

Karen was not keen on Jennifer pursuing an acting career after she was spotted by a talent scout at age fourteen. However, she briefly moved her family to New York to let her read for talent agents arranged by the scout.

Karen convinced Jennifer that the agents were lying when after her first cold read, they said that hers was the best they had heard from someone so young. When she signed with CESD Talent Agency, her parents were convinced to let her audition for roles in Los Angeles. Her mother encouraged her to go into modeling, but she insisted on pursuing acting, which felt more natural to her. She turned down several modeling offers.

Siblings

Jennifer Lawrence has two older brothers. Her mother raised her to be just as tough as them.

Jennifer Lawrence, Yours Truly, People, March 2, 2024

Brother(s)

Jennifer’s brothers are Blaine and Ben Lawrence. Appearing on The Graham Norton Show in 2015, Jennifer said, “It was actually an offence in the house to be considered a female. They were terrible and would say things like, ‘You are such a girl’ or ‘Don’t do that, that’s what a girl would do.’ I’m only now getting used to being called a female.”

Ben is a Managing Partner of Louisville Geek, an IT company. Blaine owns and operates the camp founded by his mother.

Sister(s)

Jennifer Lawrence does not have sisters.

Children

Jennifer Lawrence has one child. On February 2022, Jennifer and husband, Cooke Maroney, announced they had welcomed their first child. She said she plans to keep the child’s life private and separate from her career. She told Vanity Fair, “Every instinct in my body wants to protect their privacy for the rest of their lives, as much as I can.”

Husband

Jennifer began dating Cooke Maroney, an art gallerist in June of 2018. The couple announced their engagement in February 2019. They married in October 2019 in a Rhode Island ceremony attended by 150 guests.

Jennifer Lawrence, Yours Truly, People, March 2, 2024
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Lifestyle

Jennifer has spoken against how women are treated and paid in Hollywood. She also calls herself a puker.

Net Worth

Jennifer Lawrence is worth over $160 million. She makes over $15 million per film. Lawrence also earns money through her production company Excellent Cadaver. Her films have grossed over $6 billion. She was the highest-paid actress in 2015 and 2016.

Jennifer Lawrence, Yours Truly, People, March 2, 2024
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Cars

Jennifer Lawrence has been spotted with many cars, including Tesla Model Y, Cadillac ELR Coupe, Audi Q7, and Volkswagen EOS.

House

Jennifer Lawrence lives in a mansion in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California. She reportedly paid $7 million for it in 2013.

Movies

    1. The Hunger Games (2012)
    2. Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
    3. American Hustle (2013)
    4. X-Men: First Class (2011)
    5. Joy (2015)
    6. Winter’s Bone (2010)
    7. Passengers (2016)
    8. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
    9. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
    10. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (2014)
    11. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015)
    12. Mother! (2017)
    13. Red Sparrow (2018)
    14. X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
    15. Serena (2014)

Please note that this is not an exhaustive list, as Jennifer Lawrence has also appeared in other films.

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